Principles of Emergency Care for Enrolled Nurses (PEC EN)

Australian College of Nursing

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution

This course is designed for ENs working in all clinical areas across a variety of health care facilities. It equips ENs with the knowledge underpinning the skills needed in order to render first-line emergency care of acutely ill patients in the clinical setting. This course aims to integrate theory into clinical practice, enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and improve confidence in decision-making when providing care to patients during emergency situations.


20 week course. It is recommended that students study for approximately 8–10 hours a week.

Standard entry requirements

Applicants need to hold a current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Parramatta Domestic: $1,100
International: $1,100
  • Online/Off-campus : 20 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery
  • Full-time
  • Part-time

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