Course Start Date
20 Feb 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.
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.
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://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligible
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 https://www.tafensw.edu.au/vet-student-loans
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 all of your 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/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers
Payment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-funding
|Code||Name||Start Date||End Date||Census Date||Amount|
|19SGR00502||Diploma of Nursing UOS 1 (Census Day 1/04/2019)||20 Feb 2019||10 May 2019||01 Apr 2019||$829.00|
|19SGR00507||Diploma of Nursing UOS 2||13 May 2019||02 Aug 2019||03 Jun 2019||$829.00|
|19SGR00510||Diploma of Nursing UOS 3||05 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||02 Sep 2019||$829.00|
|19SGR00513||Diploma of Nursing UOS 4||28 Oct 2019||10 Jan 2020||02 Dec 2019||$829.00|
|20SGR00029||Diploma of Nursing UOS 5||13 Jan 2020||03 Apr 2020||03 Feb 2020||$829.00|
|20SGR00032||Diploma of Nursing UOS 6||06 Apr 2020||26 Jun 2020||04 May 2020||$825.00|
|HLTENN002||Apply communication skills in nursing practice|
|HLTENN013||Implement and monitor care of the older person|
|HLTENN007||Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy|
|HLTENN011||Implement and monitor care for a person with acute health problems|
|HLTENN008||Apply legal and ethical parameters to nursing practice|
|HLTENN004||Implement, monitor and evaluate nursing care plans|
|HLTENN003||Perform clinical assessment and contribute to planning nursing care|
|HLTAAP003||Analyse and respond to client health information|
|HLTENN005||Contribute to nursing care of a person with complex needs|
|HLTENN006||Apply principles of wound management in the clinical environment|
|HLTENN012||Implement and monitor care for a person with chronic health problems|
|HLTENN015||Apply nursing practice in the primary health care setting|
|HLTENN001||Practise nursing within the Australian health care system|
|HLTENN009||Implement and monitor care for a person with mental health conditions|
|HLTINF001||Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|14393A||Workplace clinical practice|
|HLTAAP002||Confirm physical health status|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|HLTINF003||Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures|
|HLTWHS002||Follow safe work practices for direct client care|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|HLTENN010||Apply a palliative approach in nursing practice|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|HLTWHS006||Manage personal stressors in the work environment|
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Wednesday 28, November 2018 ot 16 January 2019, at 5:00pm at St George College, 19 Montgomery Street Campus, Kogarah, Building M, Level 2.
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You should plan to spend approximately 21hours per week of your own time on flexible learning.
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/applying-enrolling
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St George College, Main Campus
Corner Princes Highway & President Avenue, Kogarah
Phone 131 601