Graduate Certificate of Infection Control

James Cook University JCU

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00117J

The Graduate Certificate in Infection Control provides health professionals with the knowledge and skills to implement effective infection control procedures within hospitals and other health care settings.

Designed for

Health care professionals in rural and remote areas


12 credit points of subjects.


  • Infection control

Standard entry requirements

Completion of an AQF level 7 bachelor degree in medical, nursing or other relevant health professional qualification. It is recommended that applicants have completed a minimum of one year (or part-time equivalent) of graduate experience in a health-related field.

Study pathways

Students who complete this course are eligible for entry to the Graduate Diploma of Nursing or Master of Nursing and may be granted academic credit for subjects completed under this course.

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Townsville Domestic: $12,620
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year
  • Flexible Delivery years
  • Full-time : 6 years
  • Part-time : 1 year

Further information

Offered externally and part-time only. Computer and reliable internet connection is a necessity. For more information:

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