Advanced Diploma of Nursing

Southern Cross Education Institute

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It reflects the role of enrolled nurses with advanced skills who work in a specialised area of nursing practice. At this level, enrolled nurses integrate and adapt specialised, technical and theoretical knowledge to address a diverse range of clinical situations and challenges in their area of specialisation. They contribute to the continuous improvement of clinical practice using research and participation in broader organisational quality processes. Enrolled nurses retain responsibility for their own actions while remaining accountable to the Registered Nurse/Midwife for all delegated functions.

Entry Requirements:

Diploma of Nursing - Enrolled/Division 2 nursing


10 units: 3 core; 7 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Conduct clinical assessments; Contribute to the improvement of clinical practice; Research and report on nursing trends and practice. Specialist: Acute care; Aged care and Individual support; Critical care; Mental health; Perioperative; Renal care; Rural and remote. Plus general electives.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02934D

Related Careers:

Nurse - Enrolled,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Melbourne No info No Full time 0.5 year
Adelaide No info
North Melbourne No info Full time 0.5 year
Established in 2008, Southern Cross Education Institute is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 121952) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Southern Cross Education Institute offers 25 courses across 9 study fields. Southern Cross Education Institute courses are offered in 2 locations. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Southern Cross Education Institute you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Southern Cross Education Institute website directly at

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