This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It covers the application of nursing skills and knowledge required provide nursing care for people across the health sector. A graduate from a Diploma of Nursing program approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) is able to apply for registration with the NMBA as an enrolled nurse.

Entry Requirements:

CIT literacy and numeracy assessment task (ACSF level 4) or Year 12.


25 units: 20 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Confirm physical health status; Analyse and respond to client health information; Practise nursing within the Australian health care system; Apply communication skills in nursing practice; Perform clinical assessment and contribute to planning nursing care; plus more. Elective: Provide first aid; Provide advanced first aid; Apply a palliative approach in nursing practice; Contribute to maternal and infant health care; plus more.

Further information:

Before any clinical placements can commence, applicants will have to provide: a Doctor's certificate (to say you are fit to work as a nurse); evidence of commencement of Hepatitis B immunisation; a Senior First Aid Certificate valid for the duration of the program and a completed police check.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02925E

Related Careers:

Nurse - Enrolled,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Heidelberg No info Full time
Adelaide No info No Full time 2 years
Sydney No info Full time 1.5 years
Perth No info No Full time
Adelaide No info Full time 2 years
Perth No info Full time
Heidelberg No info No Full time
Sydney No info No Full time 1.5 years
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