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Nurse aide manpower is very popular Certification gives you value-added asset

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Vocational Qualification and Skill Assessment Division

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2019-05-10

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As Taiwan is rapidly moving towards a super-aged society, nurse aids have become a very popular job. In response to the demand for professional manpower licenses for the nurse aide industry, the Ministry of Labor has cooperated with the establishment of a single class certification of the nurse aide trade. Due to the increasing manpower needs of the industry, in order to enable the public to quickly obtain the Trade of Skill Test of the category, in 2019 adding three Immediate Testing, Immediate Marking and Licensing of Skills Certification units -- Yu Da University of Science and Technology, Fooyin University, and Taiwan’s Christian Mennonite Medical Foundation. Statistics show that there are 24 service bases that provide Immediate Testing, Immediate Marking and Licensing of Skills Certification units in the skill certification, and citizens in need are welcome to apply for the test.

 

The Ministry of Health and Welfare currently adopts a multi-track system for the qualifications of caregiver. Anyone who has obtained the relevant education, training or technician certificate of the nurse aide is qualified to work in the field. And the technician certificate is issued by the Ministry of Labor. The Workforce Development Agency of the Ministry of Labor has stated that in order to assist the nurse aide industry to devote more quality professional manpower to enable the service target to obtain appropriate services, since 2009, the Immediate Testing, Immediate Marking and Licensing of Skills Certification to test the skills and provide the certification has been planned to assist the convenience measures. In the process of selling, registering, testing, and issuing the certificate can all be done at a single window of full-featured quick verifying service. As a principle, you can complete the registration, exam and get the technician certificate within 6 weeks, and the people who have the need to obtain the nurse aide technician certificate can choose the nearest one to take the test. The Ministry of Labor stated that in order to serve more people to obtain the needs of the nurse aide’s technician certificate, and actively expand the service base, not only can the applicants register nearby, but the people's participation in the verification time is also more flexible and faster. And it’ll allow the citizens with technician certificate to become a value-added asset in the development of their careers.

 

The Workforce Department Agency further stated that since the demand for nurse aide manpower is urgent, since the establishment of the nurse aide category in 2004, more than 45,000 technician certificates have been issued in this category. In recent years, about 6,000 people have registered for verification every year. Other than the Immediate Testing, Immediate Marking and Licensing of Skills Certification to test, for further provision of the public to obtain the application information, you can purchase the brochure and the registration form at convenience stores -- FamilyMart, Hi-Life and Circle K -- or Immediate Testing, Immediate Marking and Licensing of Skills Certification authority license-issuing unit. The public can also go to the website of the Workforce Development Agency of the Ministry of Labor Skill Evaluation Center / the certification area / the inspector area to inquire about relevant information (https:// www.wdasec.gov.tw) .