Health Careers, Australia‚Äôs leading provider of healthcare education and research, has signed an agreement with the Government of Kerala, within the KASE
Online PR News – 25-January-2017 – Kerala – 8th January 2017: Health Careers, Australia‚Äôs leading provider of healthcare education and research, has signed an agreement with the Government of Kerala, within the KASE (Kerala State Academy for Skills Excellence) program, that will see the Australian based educator develop the skills of nurses as they prepare to pursue careers in India and internationally.
In partnership with the Government of Kerala, Health Careers will establish the KASE Global Nursing Leadership Academy in Cochin, Kerala. The Academy will offer a Nursing Career Advancement Program (NCAP), which is an internationally developed advanced study program for nurses that will upgrade their knowledge, skills and competence.rnSpeaking at a signing ceremony on December 7th in Thiruvananthapuram, Health Careers CEO and Managing Director Bijo Kunnumpurath noted the importance of life-long learning in improving patient care and health outcomes.
‚ÄúWe are pleased to be joining hands with the Government of Kerala to form a long-term sustainable relationship to develop the skills of youth from Kerala. The KASE Global Nursing Leadership Academy will be a centre for world-class training and Health Careers is proud to partner with KASE in this exciting venture‚ÄĚ, said Mr Kunnumpurath.
‚ÄúThe demand for skilled healthcare professionals is on the increase around the world, and advancements in medical technology have created the need for focussed training for the future health workforce to develop best practices in healthcare‚ÄĚ.
Enrolments have already commenced for the first NCAP (Nursing Career Advancement Program) which will commence on February‚Äô17 at the KASE Global Nursing Leadership Academy in Cochin, Kerala. Health Careers is also offering placement assistance for students that successfully complete the NCAP program for jobs in leading hospitals and clinics in the Middle East, Asia, Australia and Europe.
‚ÄúThe KASE (Kerala Advanced Skills Excellence) program is part of the Skilling India initiative and will prepare well qualified, highly competent, dedicated and caring professionals who will set the standards for quality patient care and safety globally‚ÄĚ.
About the Partners:
Kerala State Academy for Skills Excellence (KASE) is a section 25 company fully owned by the government of Kerala. It is constituted as the apex skill development agency of the state of Kerala. The main objective is to develop the skill of the workforce through specialised training making them competitive for global industrial market. KASE operates on public - private partnership (PPP) model.
Health Careers International Pty Ltd is an Australian based healthcare education provider that has been educating healthcare professionals since 2004. Health Careers has trained over 8,000 students around the world through campuses in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth in Cochin in India.