The Immunisation Advisory Centre provides a range of education and training options for health professionals, including accredited training to become an authorised vaccinator, update courses and information sessions.
If you have any queries, please contact the Education and Training office. Email us or call 0800 882 873.
We offer online, face to face and blended (mixture of online and face to face) learning opportunities. See below for details on these courses.
Registration and payment
All courses can be booked and paid for online by credit card or debit card (MasterCard or Visa). Refer to the 2018 brochure to help with your choice. Should you need to pay by cheque, the brochure has a form to fill in and return with your payment.
Online registration and payment will be more efficient - select this on the page of the course type below. If you choose to post your registration and payment, there may be a delay in receiving a place on your preferred course.
Please check out the Education FAQ before booking a course.
The 8 hour Tuberculosis and BCG online course is now available. Please register for this course by choosing 'Update for Trained Vaccinator (UPD) Online' under 'View Courses'. Payment is by credit card. If you have a bulk booking and require an invoice for your organisation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to unforseen circumstances, please be advised that the following courses have had a change of date from what is advertised in our printable 2018 education brochure:
- Waitemata vaccinator training course 24 & 25 July is now re-scheduled to 25 & 26 July - this course is full and closed for registrations
- Christchurch vaccinator training course (flexible learning) 9 August is now re-scheduled to 3 August 9am to 1pm
- Christchurch vaccinator update course 8 August is now re-scheduled to 1 August 1pm to 5pm - this course is full and closed for registrations
- Hamilton vaccinator training course 9 August is now re-scheduled to 16 August 9am to 1pm
Due to extra demand in the Auckland area, we have added an extra flexible learning vaccinator training course on 20th September 9am to 1pm at the University of Auckland Tamaki Campus. Registrations for this course are now open.