Indigenous Primary Health

Certificate II in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care

About our partnership with Connect n Grow: 

Connect ‘n’ Grow is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) established in 2012 in North Queensland. Connect ‘n’ Grow has developed and delivered the Remote Health Training Model (RHTM) to Indigenous students across three secondary schools in North Queensland with outstanding results.

About the program: 

Connect ‘n’ Grow’s Remote Health Training Model (RHTM) is a Vocational Education and Training (VET) model that focuses on the development of the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health workforce creating health literacy that is channelled back into their communities.

 Connect 'n' Grow coordinates and delivers the nationally recognised HLT20113 Certificate II in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care.  Other additional benefits that make this program unique include:

  • Access to health training facilities at each delivery site
  • Numeracy and Literacy integrated into elective units
  • Headspace - Social and Emotional Well-Being Program designed specifically for Connect 'n' Grow  
  • Regular engagement with peer mentors for students
  • Griffith University Hands Up Uni Experience Camp  - exclusive for students completing the Connect 'n' Grow program 
  • University positions available for graduates at partner universities
  • Employment pathways available to graduates
  • Regular engagement with remote and very remote communities around the program and university options


View the Remote Health Education Booklet

We Give Thanks...

“St Teresa's College would like to acknowledge the Warrgamay People, the traditional owners of this country, who freely lived and hunted here as recently as the 1940's. We acknowledge the hospitality of the Warrgamay People, the hospitality of this land, and the reciprocal relationship the College enjoys with their current generations."

Oct 18

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