An aged care and nursing course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from looking after the elderly to working in a high-pressure, A&E hospital environment. Qualifications in aged care and nursing can lead to a job as a registered nurse, homecare worker, nurse manager, nursing support worker or a nursing assistant. The average weekly salary for a registered nurse is $1,289.
Whether you're just starting out in your aged care and nursing career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Nursing, Community Services, Veterinary Nursing, Individual Support, Health Services Assistance, Aging Support and Patient Care Practices.