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HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

National ID: HLT54115 | State ID: AYZ3

Future proof your career by joining one of the most in demand professions- nursing!

As an enrolled nurse you can make a difference in a range of health care settings including hospitals, health clinics, community organisations or residential care. 

This Diploma will teach you how to be an Enrolled nurse by providing skills and knowledge in human biology, chemistry, medical terminology, medicines and how to deal with a range of people from different backgrounds.

You will gain skills that are relevant to current industry trends and practices and on completion 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. This course has a mandatory work placement component that all students must complete.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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

Course overview

View this course on Central Regional Tafe's website

Geraldton

Kalgoorlie

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Geraldton Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Kalgoorlie Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (McLarty Avenue)

Mount Lawley

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (McLarty Avenue) Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Mount Lawley Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Murdoch

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Murdoch Three semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Bunbury

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months Yes Academic achievement and work history

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

Page last updated May 13, 2021