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Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies

National ID: 52895WA | State ID: BGS66

Are you interested in a career in health but don’t know where to start?

The Certificate IV in Preparation for Health and Nursing Studies will give you a sound knowledge about the human body and health, as well as the study skills to support your further learning.

This course will help you meet the requirements for entry into a number of higher-level health related courses, such as Diploma of Nursing at TAFE or nursing or health degrees at university. It is a great stepping stone between a Certificate III health qualification, and these courses.

  • Gain a broader knowledge of sciences relating to health
  • Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • Provide information on human anatomy and physiology
  • Provide information on the fundamental principles of microbiology used in health settings
  • Use mathematics in a nursing and health context

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further Study Option(s)

  •  Diploma of Nursing

Further study pathways may include:

  • Other Diploma level courses
  • Bachelor of Nursing or other health-related degrees at university

Course overview

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  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history
Midland One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history
Mount Lawley One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history
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Mount Lawley

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bentley Yes Academic achievement and work history
Murdoch Yes Academic achievement and work history
Rockingham Yes Academic achievement and work history

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Page last updated September 06, 2022