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HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2020 FebruaryGeelong City CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 FebruaryWerribee CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 AprilWerribee CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 AprilGeelong City CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 JulyWerribee CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 JulyGeelong City CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 OctoberGeelong City CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs
2020 OctoberWerribee CampusClassroom DayFull-time: 2 yrs

Intakes

Geelong City Campus: February, April | Werribee Campus: February

Course Duration

2 years

Cricos Code

095391E

Course Description

This course has limited places and high demand. February applications for HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing will open from October 1 - October 31, 2019. Early applications are recommended. (We reserve the right to close course intakes early)

Start your nursing career with confidence! This popular course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to register as an enrolled nurse or create a pathway to university. Our professional team of trainers share their experience and expertise to ensure you gain the latest industry knowledge.

Our partnerships with Barwon Health, St John of God Hospital, and other healthcare providers also provide excellent work placement and employment opportunities. The course covers anatomy and physiology, communication skills, medical terminology, infection control, legal and ethical issues associated with nursing, nursing patients with complex needs, administering medications, and nursing patients with mental health needs.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Delivery of all intakes from September 2019 are pending Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) approval.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement may be arranged during semester or semester breaks. All students must be available during these periods. This course includes 400 hours (11 weeks) of placement including morning/afternoon shifts. Placement is organised by The Gordon and completed Monday to Friday in week-long blocks. You may be required to travel to your work placement, please consider this before applying. While on placement, you will be required to wear your Gordon shirt, blue or black pants, and comfortable and enclosed shoes.

You will be required to obtain both a current and approved Working with Children Check and Police Check to meet workplace regulatory requirements for workplacements.

How often do I attend?

FT - 4 days per week | Monday - Friday | between 8.00am - 8.00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Enrolled nurse in a variety of settings
  • Pathways to higher education

Course Description

Start your nursing career with confidence! This popular course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to register as an enrolled nurse or create a pathway to university. Our professional team of trainers share their experience and expertise to ensure you gain the latest industry knowledge.

Our partnerships with Barwon Health, St John of God Hospital, and other healthcare providers also provide excellent work placement and employment opportunities. The course covers anatomy and physiology, communication skills, medical terminology, infection control, legal and ethical issues associated with nursing, nursing patients with complex needs, administering medications, and nursing patients with mental health needs.

Course Description

This course has limited places and high demand. February applications for HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing will open from October 1 - October 31, 2019. Early applications are recommended. (We reserve the right to close course intakes early)

Start your nursing career with confidence! This popular course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to register as an enrolled nurse or create a pathway to university. Our professional team of trainers share their experience and expertise to ensure you gain the latest industry knowledge.

Our partnerships with Barwon Health, St John of God Hospital, and other healthcare providers also provide excellent work placement and employment opportunities. The course covers anatomy and physiology, communication skills, medical terminology, infection control, legal and ethical issues associated with nursing, nursing patients with complex needs, administering medications, and nursing patients with mental health needs.

This is a FREE TAFE COURSE. Click here for eligibility criteria.

Delivery of all intakes from September 2019 are pending Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) approval.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement may be arranged during semester or semester breaks. All students must be available during these periods. This course includes 400 hours (11 weeks) of placement including morning/afternoon shifts. Placement is organised by The Gordon and completed Monday to Friday in week-long blocks. You may be required to travel to your work placement, please consider this before applying. While on placement, you will be required to wear your Gordon shirt, blue or black pants, and comfortable and enclosed shoes.

You will be required to obtain both a current and approved Working with Children Check and Police Check to meet workplace regulatory requirements for workplacements.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement may be arranged during semester or semester breaks. All students must be available during these periods. This course includes 400 hours (11 weeks) of placement including morning/afternoon shifts. Placement is organised by The Gordon and completed Monday to Friday in week-long blocks. You may be required to travel to your work placement, please consider this before applying. While on placement, you will be required to wear your Gordon shirt, blue or black pants, and comfortable and enclosed shoes.

You will be required to obtain both a current and approved Working with Children Check and Police Check to meet workplace regulatory requirements for workplacements.

How often do I attend?

Full time - 4 days a week

How often do I attend?

FT - 4 days per week | Monday - Friday | between 8.00am - 8.00pm

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Enrolled nurse in a variety of settings
  • Pathways to higher education
Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study

Applications for this course are not currently open

Please contact Customer Service on 5225 0800 to discuss late applications and upcoming intake dates.

Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 13/09/2019 2:00:32 PM

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