Course details

CRICOS course code: 096648K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

The Diploma of Nursing is the recognised qualification to become an Enrolled Nurse (Division 2).

Enrolled Nurses work under the supervision of Registered Nurses as members of multidisciplinary teams, collaborating with medical and allied health staff. In this course, students will learn how to work with patients, clients, and their families and care for people during some of the most challenging times in their lives.

With a combination of on-campus training and practical placement, you'll learn to support people through their daily tasks, perform complex interventions, promote healthy living practices, and support the emotional and psychological needs of your patients.

Enrolled nurses work as members of multidisciplinary teams, collaborating with medical and allied health staff. You'll work with patients, clients, and their families and care for people during some of the most challenging times in their lives.

A graduate from a Diploma of Nursing program approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) is able to apply for registration with the NMBA as an enrolled nurse.

Career Pathways

This course prepares you work as an AHPRA registered Enrolled Nurse (Division 2). You may find employment in the following areas:

  • Acute care hospitals
  • Residential aged care facilities
  • Community health centres
  • Medical practices

Further Study

After graduating, you might like to undertake further study in the HLT64115 Advanced Diploma of Nursing, or a Bachelor of Nursing at university.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
12,140 Per Year
Read moreFull Fee: 24,281; Course Materials: 934
11 Jul 2022 2 years
Full time
GOTAFE (Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE)
Shepparton - Fryers Street Campus
152 - 200 Fryers Street
Shepparton Victoria 3630
Australia
12,140 Per Year
Read moreFull Fee: 24,281; Course Materials: 934
11 Jul 2022 2 years
Full time
Wangaratta - Docker Street Campus
27 Docker Street
Wangaratta Victoria 3677
Australia
12,140 Per Year
Read moreFull Fee: 24,281; Course Materials: 934
11 Jul 2022 2 years
Full time
Seymour - Wallis Street
35 Wallis Street
Sunbury Victoria 3660
Australia
12,140 Per Year
Read moreFull Fee: 24,281; Course Materials: 934
11 Jul 2022 2 years
Full time
Benalla Campus
57 Samaria Road
Shepparton Victoria 3672
Australia

Entry criteria

Training Package Entry Requirements

There are no training package entry requirements for this qualification.

GOTAFE Preferred Entry Requirements

Before being accepted into the course applicants must:

  • Undertake a pre-training review including questioning re suitability at an individual interview.
  • Complete a Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) test to ensure the required language, literacy & numeracy levels for the course are met.
  • Supply a National Police Check, Working with Children's Check, current immunization history & Fit to Practice documentation before undertaking placement.
  • Have the ability to work as a member of a team, a high level of communication skills, a desire to commit to the course & time management skills.

English Language Standards

IELTS (academic Module) - minimum overall score of 7, minimum score of 7 in each of the 4 components

OET - minimum score of B in each of the 4 components

PTE (Academic) - minimum overall score of 65, minimum score of 65 in each 4 communicative skills

TOEFL iBT - minimum total score of 94, minimum score of 24 in listening, 24 in reading, 27 in writing, 23 in speaking.

Address

GOTAFE (Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE)
Shepparton - Fryers Street Campus
152 - 200 Fryers Street
Shepparton Victoria 3630
Australia
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