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Provisional Vaccinator Foundation Course

This course is now closed for applications. 

Thank you to all the HCPs who as part of their individual pandemic response, took part in the Provisional Vaccinators Programme. Please note that your Provisional Authorisation is valid for two years from the date of your letter from the Ministry of Health.

If you are still completing the course on IMAC Learning, please note that you must complete the online course work and learning assessments before 1 January 2022.

The last date for sending in completed authorisation applications to the Ministry of Health ([email protected]) is 31 March 2022, applications received after this date will not be processed.

If you require your authorisation before the end of the year, you need to submit your completed form before 13 December 2021 to accommodate the holiday break. Applications received between 13 December 2021 and 10 January 2022 will not be processed until after 10 January 2022.

Provisional authorisation pathway

Additional resources

  Answers to questions about the Provisional Vaccinator Foundation Course and authorisation

 Click here for peer assessment form (to be completed and included with your authorisation application)..

 Click here for the Ministry of Health page with access to the authorisation application form

Peer Assessment Simulation Clinics

The IMAC COVID-19 Education Team are hosting weekly peer assessment simulation clinics to support healthcare professionals becoming Provisional Authorised Vaccinators (PAV). These clinics are offered to those without the opportunity to provide vaccinations in a clinical workplace, as part of their assessment.

Click here for more information.

Health professionals can register for the open access COVID-19 education courses via IMAC Learning

Last updated: Dec 2021