Qualify as an enrolled nurse with strong employment prospects in the health sector.
HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing qualifies you as an enrolled nurse, with strong employment prospects in the health sector.
Through a combination of online study, clinical training blocks and clinical placements, you will gain the skills and experience required to provide high-quality nursing care for people.
Our programs qualify for ‘away from base’ funding for indigenous people.
This program is delivered online throughout four semesters. You'll be required to attend clinical training blocks in Darwin, Alice Springs or Sydney, and complete 400 hours of workplace placements.
Enrolled nurses are always in demand.
Enrolled nurses assist in the provision of clinical care and emotional support for patients in a range of clinical and community environments, including hospitals and aged care. With so many patients and cases to deal with, there is never a dull moment.
Priority is given to applicants undertaking studies that address strategic workforce goals identified by the NT Government. While priorities change from time to time, the Government is currently interested in building a sustainable local and Aboriginal workforce delivering high quality and safe care in urban, rural, remote and very remote areas of the NT.
Pathway to Health Science
VET graduates may go on to study the Bachelor of Health Science. Health Science graduates have an in-depth understanding of the health sector, including planning, management and administration.
Thinking Speaking Being
The Lowitja Institute International Indigenous Health and Wellbeing Conference 2019.