Diploma of Nursing
Course Code: HLT54115 | CRICOS Code: 096431E

Faculty

Health Services

Delivery Mode

Face to Face

Duration

104 Weeks

Course Description

COURSE CODE : HLT54115 | CRICOS CODE : 096431Enrt logo diploma of nursing

ANMAC registration:

This qualification reflects the role of an enrolled nurse working under supervision of a registered nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across the health sector. A lifespan approach should underpin this qualification with relevant competencies that relate to the different stages of life identified within the units.

To be eligible to apply for registration as an enrolled nurse and to practice in Australia, you must complete a Diploma of Nursing program accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) and approved as ‘an approved program of study’ by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA ) in accordance with the Enrolled Nurse Accreditation Standards. Visit Aapra Approved Programs of Study to confirm your chosen Registered Training Organisation (RTO) holds the necessary accreditation.

Note that the scope of practice for enrolled nurses is determined by state and territory legislative requirements and the policies and procedures of the employing organisation. Users of this qualification must refer to those instruments in the development of training and assessment strategies.

MODE OF STUDY

Face to Face, Demonstrations, In house Simulations

COURSE DELIVERY LOCATION

Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000

Course Fee/Duration

FEE

Course Duration: 104 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $32,000 (includes Workshop training , Materials & Administration Fee)

Note: Fees are subject to changes

COURSE DURATION

  • 104 Weeks including 10 weeks of Clinical placement & term breaks
  • To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least 400 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of Units of Competency.
Intake Dates

INTAKE DATES 2022:
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Melbourne
2022
03/01/22

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September

Entry Requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Units Of Competency

UNIT OF COMPETENCY

This qualification requires the successful completion of 25 units of competency, which includes 20 Core units and 5 Electives.

Core Units – 20
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTAAP002Confirm physical health status
HLTAAP003Analyse and respond to client health information
HLTENN001Practise nursing within the Australian health care system
HLTENN002Apply communication skills in nursing practice
HLTENN003Perform clinical assessment and contribute to planning nursing care
HLTENN004Implement, monitor and evaluate nursing care plans
HLTENN005Contribute to nursing care of a person with complex needs
HLTENN006Apply principles of wound management in the clinical environment
HLTENN007Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy
HLTENN008Apply legal and ethical parameters to nursing practice
HLTENN009Implement and monitor care for a person with mental health conditions
HLTENN011Implement and monitor care for a person with acute health problems
HLTENN012Implement and monitor care for a person with chronic health problems
HLTENN013Implement and monitor care of the older person
HLTENN015Apply nursing practice in the primary health care setting
HLTINF001Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS002Follow safe work practices for direct client care

 

Elective Units – 5
BSBLDR403Lead team effectiveness
HLTWHS006Manage personal stressors in the work environment
CHCPOL003Research and apply evidence to practice
HLTENN025Contribute to nursing care of a person with diabetes
BSBMED301Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
Qualification Pathways

QUALIFICATION PATHWAYS

  • Advanced Diploma of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Nursing

Note: While Signet may not offer all the qualifications indicated within the pathway, we identify relevant progression that may be attained. Check our website for your eligibility for the courses offered at Signet.

Career Pathways

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of this course, once registered as an Enrolled Nurse with AHPRA, NMBA will have possible employment opportunities as an Enrolled Nurse in a range of health care settings either within a hospital or community setting including but not limited to:

  • Acute care
  • Aged care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Mental health
  • Community nursing

* Completion of an Signet qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome

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