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Diploma of Nursing

National ID: HLT54115 | State ID: AYZ3

 

With this nursing qualification, you will gain skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices. By the end of the course, you will be able to:

·         Assist in the provision of preventative, curative and rehabilitative nursing

·         Understand anatomy and physiology

·         Understand and implement infection control

·         Provide nursing care for the client

·         Understand legal and ethical parameters

·         Promote positive health

·         Understand health issues of Indigenous Australians

·         Contribute to the nutritional and mental health care of the clients

Entry to the Diploma of Nursing is very competitive.  As part of an application for this course, you will be required to sit and pass a 2-hour test on literacy and numeracy.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an enrolled nurse.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Registered Nursing, University

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

South Metro Tafe
Murdoch
18 months
Y
Y

North Metro Tafe
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)
18 months
Y
Y

North Metro Tafe
Mount Lawley
18 months
Y
Y

Central Regional Tafe
Geraldton
Three semesters
Y
Y

Central Regional Tafe
Kalgoorlie
Three semesters
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe
Bunbury
Three semesters
Y
Y

South Regional Tafe
Narrogin
Three semesters
Y
Y

Entrance requirements

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an enrolled nurse.

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become an enrolled nurse.

 

Further Study Option(s)

Registered Nursing, University

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

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III
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Page last updated May 24, 2019