Overview:

This qualification reflects the role of an enrolled nurse working under the supervision of a registered nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across the health sector.

Career pathways:

HLT64115 Advanced Diploma of Nursing

018327G   Bachelor of Nursing

Units of Study:

CHCDIV001     Work with diverse people

CHCDIV002     Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCPRP003     Reflect on and improve own professional practice

HLTAAP002     Confirm physical health status

HLTAAP003     Analyse and respond to client health information

HLTENN001    Practise nursing within the Australian health care system

HLTENN002     Apply communication skills in nursing practice

HLTENN003     Perform clinical assessment and contribute to planning nursing care

HLTENN004     Implement, monitor and evaluate nursing care plans

HLTENN005     Contribute to nursing care of a person with complex needs

HLTENN006     Apply principles of wound management in the clinical environment

HLTENN007     Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy

HLTENN008     Apply legal and ethical parameters to nursing practice

HLTENN009     Implement and monitor care for a person with mental health conditions

HLTENN011     Implement and monitor care for a person with acute health problems

HLTENN012     Implement and monitor care for a person with chronic health problems

HLTENN013     Implement and monitor care of the older person

HLTENN015     Apply nursing practice in the primary health care setting

HLTINF001     Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

HLTWHS002    Follow safe work practices for direct client care

CHCPOL003     Research and apply evidence to practice

BSBLDR403     Lead team effectiveness

HLTENN025     Implement and monitor care for a person with diabetes

HLTWHS006    Manage personal stressors in the work environment

BSBMED301    Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

Possible Job Roles:

Graduates of this course, once registered as an Enrolled Nurse with AHPRA, NMBA will have possible employment opportunities as an Enrolled Nurse in a range of health care settings either within a hospital or community setting including but not limited to:

  • Acute care
  • Aged care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Mental health
  • Community nursing

Entry Requirements:

  • 18 years of age and above
  • Documentation according to DIBP requirements
  • International students may provide proof of a level of English proficiency of IELTS bands 7 in each module or equivalent

Duration: 104 Weeks including 12 weeks of Clinical placement & term breaks

Fees: AUD 30,000

*Fees include Administration Fee, Material Fee and Clinical Placement Fee

*Fees are subjected to changes

*Australian Centre of Further Education (ACFE) is currently undergoing accreditation for Diploma of Nursing by the Australian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council and subsequent approval from the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

*Confirmation of enrolment is subject to approval.