Federation University Australia

Graduate Certificate in Health (Neonatal Care)

Federation University Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00103D

Become a specialist practitioner in the care of neonates and their families in the context of a multidisciplinary team.This program is aimed at Registered Nurses and Midwives who are currently working in, or would like to work in, a Special Care Nursery environment, as well as:• Registered Nurses working in smaller, mostly rural hospitals who provide backup for midwives in birth suite when caring for compromised newborns, or• Registered midwives wanting to refresh their knowledge in caring for the compromised newborn.


60 credit points over 6 months.


  • Introduction to the well neonate
  • Supportive neonatal care.

Standard entry requirements

This program is open to students who are successful graduates of a Bachelor of Nursing or Graduate Diploma of Midwifery or Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Midwifery.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Gippsland (Churchill) No
  • Flexible Delivery : 1 semester
Mount Helen (Ballarat) No
  • Flexible Delivery : 1 semester

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