Offering Info - TAFE NSW
Course Start Date
21 Oct 2019
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- VET Student Loans Available
- relate the concepts of the person, environment and health to the safe and effective practice of nursing
- participate in a multidisciplinary team to assist the individual to meet their needs
- practise in a safe and culturally competent manner to meet the physical, psychosocial, emotional and mental health needs of individuals
- practice within the nursing professional standards, codes of practice and state legislation
- develop, monitor and maintain a holistic plan of care in collaboration with the RN, multidisciplinary team
- demonstrate effective communication and documentation skills in a variety of healthcare settings
- participate in professional development of self
- practise within safety standards and quality improvement guidelines
- engage in reflective practice, nursing research and critically analyse and apply evidence based practice to nursing care
To complete the Diploma of Nursing students are required to successfully complete all units and complete a minimum of 400hrs of unpaid professional experience to meet the assessment requirements of the units. On completion of HLT54115 qualification students are eligible to apply for registration as an Enrolled Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (http://www.ahpra.gov.au).
ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY
If you are enrolling in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for at least 2 minutes on the floor. If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.
Block 1: 28/10/2019 to 1/11/2019
Block 2: 18/11/2019 to 22/11/2019
Block 3: 24/02/2020 to 28/02/2020
Block 4: 23/03/2020 to 27/03/2020
Block 5: 11/05/2020 to 15/05/2020
Block 6: 01/06/2020 to 5/06/2020
Block 7: 27/07/2020 to 31/07/2020
Block 8: 14/09/2020 to 18/09/2020
Block 9: 09/11/2020 to 13/11/2020
Block 10: 08/03/2021 to 12/03/2021
Compulsory attendance of 2 x 1.5hr weekly Online Learning via Adobe Connect sessions associated with each enrolled unit when not in Block and completion of 15hrs a week of self-directed study. Electronic nursing textbooks. Individuals will need to also purchase workplace shirts to be worn on work placement.
This course is for individuals who are seeking to work as an Enrolled Nurse in a variety of health care settings. You will be required to undertake an Australian National criminal record check (CRC) at your own expense. You must obtain appropriate immunisations and be certified fully immunised at your own expense before commencing clinical placements.
Upon completion of the course to gain, enrolment with the Nurses and Midwives Board NSW learners must have sufficient physical and mental capacity to practice as a nurse in a range of health care facilities.
You will need a computer with fast, reliable internet access (dial-up is not recommended) and basic computing skills (e.g. use a keyboard, access the internet, use
email, produce word documents, undertake other activities relating to research and accessing information).
Please note for HLTAID003 - Provide First Aid it is a requirement that people enrolled in this unit must be able to perform at least four (4) minutes of uninterrupted cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on both an adult and an infant resuscitation manikin placed on the floor to successfully achieve competence. A requirement of the course is to complete in excess of 400 hours of Clinical Placement within the health industry (arranged by TAFE NSW).
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan. If you meet the eligibility requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES:
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://www.tafensw.edu.au/vet-student-loans
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE:
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.
Find out more about VET Student Loans at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/vet%20student%20loans/pages/vet%20student%20loans
Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.
The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed below. Fees are charged on the census day for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or your entire course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
Find out about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/recognition-of-prior-learning
Financial assistance: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/payment-opt
Prescribed texts $350 (approx.) to be paid at time of enrolment. This is includes electronic nursing textbooks. Individuals will need to also purchase workplace shirts to be worn on work placement.
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census Date||Amount|
|19ARM00378||UOS 1 - Diploma of Nursing||21 Oct 2019||24 Jan 2020||02 Dec 2019||$829.00|
|20ARM00196||UOS 2 - Diploma of Nursing||20 Jan 2020||24 Apr 2020||02 Mar 2020||$829.00|
|20ARM00199||UOS 3 - Diploma of Nursing||27 Apr 2020||24 Jul 2020||01 Jun 2020||$829.00|
|20ARM00202||UOS 4 - Diploma of Nursing||27 Jul 2020||23 Oct 2020||07 Sep 2020||$829.00|
|20ARM00205||UOS 5 - Diploma of Nursing||26 Oct 2020||29 Jan 2021||07 Dec 2020||$829.00|
|21ARM00033||UOS 6 - Diploma of Nursing||01 Feb 2021||30 Apr 2021||01 Mar 2021||$825.00|
|HLTENN009||Implement and monitor care for a person with mental health conditions|
|HLTENN011||Implement and monitor care for a person with acute health problems|
|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|
|HLTENN012||Implement and monitor care for a person with chronic health problems|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|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|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|HLTAAP003||Analyse and respond to client health information|
|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|
|HLTENN001||Practise nursing within the Australian health care system|
|HLTENN002||Apply communication skills in nursing practice|
|HLTENN010||Apply a palliative approach in nursing practice|
|HLTINF003||Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety|
|CHCPOL003||Research and apply evidence to practice|
|14393A||Workplace clinical practice|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
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