HLT54115 Diploma of Nursing

Course Overview

The Diploma of Nursing reflects the role of an Enrolled Nurse working under supervision of a Registered Nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across the health sector.

Based directly on industry needs, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to competently and professionally undertake your role within a variety of health care settings.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander & culturally and linguistically diverse background applicants are encouraged to apply.

ANMEC can provide you with the skills & knowledge required through flexible delivery options


Course starts
Thursday 26 October 2017


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Course Duration
16 month course is comprised of face to face, online learning, and structured work placement of 12 weeks in total (including 4 weeks study leave & end of year break)

Full Time Study – 2 days face to face on Thursday and Friday (9am to 4pm), plus self-directed learning.

A minimum of 400 hours of structured clinical placement (12 weeks programmed)


National Code:
HLT54115


Application Questionnaire: 
Must be completed below


Course Location
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Education Centre (ANMEC)
191 Torrens Road, Ridleyton SA 5008


Course Requirements
Students are required to undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment prior to acceptance into this course


Course Cost
$7,672 for WorkReady subsidised students
($16,600 full course cost if ineligible for WorkReady) – Eligibility criteria apply.

Check your eligibility HERE

Discounts apply for early payment – Payments by installments are available


Employment Outcomes

An enrolled nurse in a range of health settings such as:

  • acute care,
  • chronic care,
  • aged care,
  • rehabilitation,
  • community,
  • mental health

Qualifications & skills covered
This qualification reflects the role of workers in the community who follow an individualised plan to provide person-centred support to people who may require support due to ageing. Work involves using discretion and judgement in relation to individual support as well as taking responsibility for own outputs.

Workers have a range of factual, technical and procedural knowledge, as well as some theoretical knowledge of the concepts and practices required to provide person-centred support. 13 units must be completed, 7 core units and 6 elective units.

To achieve this qualification, students must have completed at least 120 hours of work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


Please note
ANMEC are obligated under the training standards to ensure students undertaking courses are fully informed of the course requirements, course fees and are going to be successful at completing the qualification and successful at gaining employment. In order to do this, ANMEC require applicants to complete a questionnaire and language, literacy and numeracy test as a way to determine this and if not, suggest support options.


For further information
If you are interested in completing this exciting course, please phone us on 8334 1900 or complete the online course enquiry below. ANMEC are happy to answer any of your questions.

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