Diploma of Nursing

VET NATIONAL CODE: HLT54115

Total Duration

104 Weeks

(80 wks Tuition + 24 wks Holiday breaks)

Location

QLD Campus (AIBT)
NSW | QLD (AIBT-I)

Pricing

OffShore Int Student: $28,000 *

OnShore Student Visa Holder: $24,000 *

Domestic Student: 16,800 *

*Total Material Fee $2,000

A minimum IELTS of 7 or equivalent is required for direct entry into Diploma of Nursing.

Anyone with a minimum IELTS of 6.0 to 6.5 or equivalent will be required to complete Certificate III in Individual Support as a foundation course delivered by AIBT (CRICOS: 03430J | RTO: 41138) prior to commencing Diploma of Nursing.

Please Note:

In order for students to be able to work as an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse, they must complete an accredited program with Australian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC). 

Our Diploma of Nursing qualification is not accredited with the Australian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) and is currently only accredited with the Australian Skill Quality Authority (ASQA).  Therefore students who complete  this qualification will not be able to work as an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse (EEN) in Australia.

Students completing this course may be able to work as Assistant Nurse as the discretion of their employer. For more information see https://www.anmac.org.au/.

 
National Code:
HLT54115
CRICOS Course Code:
AIBT CRICOS CODE: 096149G / AIBT-I CRICOS CODE: 095728G
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:

AIBT
In Class (QLD)
AIBT-I
In Class (NSW/QLD)

Assessment:
The assessment of each unit of competency will take place during the course. Assessments will take the form of assessment / activities, assignment and / or practical activities in our nursing lab. Students may be required to finalise some practical activities away from the classroom if they run out of time in class. Supplementary evidence will be gathered if required from the course workbook.
Start dates:

January, March, June, July, September and October

Awarded by
Australia Institute of Business and Technology (AIBT)
RTO Code 41138  (CRICOS: 03430J)
Australia Institute of Business and Technology – International Pty Ltd (AIBT-I)
RTO Code 45169 (CRICOS: 03610E)
Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 25
20 core units
Plus 5 elective units

Core Subjects

 
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 #
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCPRP003 #
Reflect on and improve own professional practice
HLTAAP002 #
Confirm physical health status
HLTAAP003 #
Analyse and respond to client health information
HLTENN001 #
Practise nursing within the Australian health care system
HLTENN002#
Apply communication skills in nursing practice
HLTENN003 #
Perform clinical assessment and contribute to planning nursing care
HLTENN004 #
Implement, monitor and evaluate nursing care plans
HLTENN005 #
Contribute to nursing care of a person with complex needs
HLTENN006 #
Apply principles of wound management in the clinical environment
HLTENN007 #
Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy
HLTENN008 #
Apply legal and ethical parameters to nursing practice
HLTENN009 #
Implement and monitor care for a person with mental health conditions
HLTENN011 #
Implement and monitor care for a person with acute health problems
HLTENN012 #
Implement and monitor care for a person with chronic health problems
HLTENN013 #
Implement and monitor care of the older person
HLTENN015 #
Apply nursing practice in the primary health care setting
HLTINF001 #
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS002 #

Follow safe work practices for direct client care

 
 

Elective Subjects

 
HLTAID003 *
Provide first aid
BSBLDR403
Lead team effectiveness
CHCCOM005 #
Communicate and work in the health or community services
HLTAAP001 #
Recognise healthy body systems
CHCAGE005 #
Provide support to people living with dementia
 
# The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.
 
* Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.
Entry requirement:
Academic requirement:
A minimum of Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.
English requirement:

A minimum IELTS of 7 or equivalent is required for direct entry into Diploma of Nursing.

Anyone with a minimum IELTS of 6.0 to 6.5 or equivalent will be required to complete Certificate III in Individual Support as a foundation course prior to commencing Diploma of Nursing.

International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

Clinical placement is an essential component of this qualification. Clinical placement consolidates the students’ knowledge within the real health environment, applying theory to practice. Students will be required to undertake 400 clinical placement hours.

AIBT organises student placement.

Prior to attending clinical placement, students must demonstrate satisfactory course progression.

All students must be willing to undertake clinical placement in a health care facility during the program. Students are required to organise their own travel to and from these facilities and may be required to undertake placement in regional areas.

Before commencing clinical placement, students must meet the following mandatory requirements at their own expense. Students will be notified via email on when to obtain these documents: 

–           Ensure they have current Working with Children Check (WWCC) or Blue card, further information can be obtained here:

     QLD:   https://www.bluecard.qld.gov.au/

  • Complete immunisation as per QLD health department requirements, further information on health screenings can be found here:

     QLD:   https://www.health.qld.gov.au/employment/clinical-placement/students/australian/prepare

–           Provide an Australian Federal Police Certificate 30 days before placement, indicating that the student has passed the Australian Federal Police (National) Check. https://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/services/criminal-records/national-police-checks

Endorsed Enrolled Nurses must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA), and meet the NMBA’s registration standards, in order to practice in Australia.

# The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

* Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities.

Prior to issuance of the transcripts, Head of school will allocate a student support personnel who will identify any gaps (if present) to ensure all required assessment have been marked by relevant trainers.

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Diploma of Nursing (HLT54115) including a transcript of all completed units. Students that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

Enrolled Nurse 

(To be become a qualified Enrolled Nurse in Australia, you will be required to complete accreditation with ANMAC. For more information see https://www.anmac.org.au/)

 

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