Nurse Practitioner Training Programme (NPTP)

Welcome to the application form for the NPTP programme.

Applications for the 2024 NP training programme will open in early July 2023. Please look at the information here, as it will be similar to the requirements for the 2024 application. Please do not complete or sign any of these current forms, as these will be updated for the 2024 application.  

For students at EIT, Ara and Wintec, if you are completing your masters as part of the NP practicum year, please ensure you discuss with your current education provider the arrangements for cross-crediting the NPTP (30 level 8 credits and 30 level 9 credits) back into your masters qualification. 

For AUT students, please contact Annette Dickinson -

Before completing this form please ensure you have read the information available



Questions/help to complete your form

If you have any questions about the application form, or the programme itself, contact your chosen University: 

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Section A: Your information

University to which you are applying for NP Training Programme funding
Area of Practice: (PHC, MH, Secondary, other)
Rural practice
Indemnity Insurance Provider

Section B: Clinical supervisor information

This section is for you to input information about your clinical supervisor. Download document here that consists of:

  • Background information to the role. Please ensure your Clinical Supervisor has read this.
  • Clinical Supervisor VITEA form (only needed if a CV isn't uploaded).
  • Clinical Supervisor letter of agreement. Ask your clinical supervisor to complete it then upload the completed form.

Section C: Referee information

Contact details of a senior health professional (ideally a Nurse Practitioner, or alternatively one of the following - nurse leader, senior general practitioner) who we can contact as a referee for your readiness to complete the NPTP:

Please upload the following documents

Area of practice and philosophical statement

Read the requirements and background to the statement here. Create a word document for your statement and title it Area of practice and philosophical statement and add your name to the title.

Teaching professional activities and leadership tables

Download the table here, complete it and save it to your computer then upload the completed table.

Save your academic transcripts to your computer and upload them here
Create a cover letter word doc outlining why you want to take part in this programme and upload it here
Upload your CV here

Section D: Employer information

This section is for your employer's information.

Download the Employer Declaration of Support Template here, ask your employer to complete then upload here.

Upload the declaration completed by your employer

Section E: Submit your form

Review our NPTP application checklist here to check you have completed everything you need to.

By submitting this form, I declare that all information enclosed and attached to my application form is true and correct and that no relevant information has been withheld.

(NOTE: Applications are now closed and this form can no longer be submitted.)