Vision and Purpose


Where innovation drives excellence in education and training for improved health outcomes.


Working with health partners to develop contemporary and responsive health education and training to enable a world-class workforce.


Our main functions are to:

  • Design, commission, conduct, coordinate and evaluate education and training for patient care, administrative and support services.
  • To establish governance for whole of health education and training programs for the NSW Health system;
  • Take the lead role in NSW Health for the design, commissioning, conduct, coordination and evaluation of leadership and management development.
  • Support reform to improve workforce capacity and the quality of clinical and non-clinical training.
  • Develop, coordinate, oversee and evaluate education and training networks, ensuring they support service delivery needs and meet operational requirements.

View more details about our Function and Roles and our Performance Agreement