114-190 Canning Street
Rockhampton Queensland 4700
CRICOS course code: 098342A
Level of study: Career Based/Vocational
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. Successful completion of the Diploma of Nursing course enables students’ eligibility to apply to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia in accordance with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) for registration as an Enrolled Nurse. The Diploma of Nursing has mandatory on and off the job training components. The off the job training is conducted as the theoretical component of the course. The on-the-job training is known as Clinical Placement and is unpaid work experience that is undertaken at a set time at the end of each term at a relevant health facility.
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After successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply to the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency to become an Enrolled Nurse. You may find employment in health care settings in roles such as enrolled nurse, personal care worker and aged care supervisor.
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Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent; or completion of AQF Certificate IV or equivalent.
Minimum Age Requirement: Students must be 18 years, prior to attending their first Clinical Placement.
Minimum academic IELTS score of 5.5 (with no individual band score of less than 5.0); TOEFL Internet-based: Overall score of 65 with no score less than 15; Pearson Test of English Academic: Overall score of 46 with no score less than 42; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE): Overall test score of 162 (with no individual band score of less than 162).