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Start or enhance your journey in healthcare – Become an Enrolled Nurse.

A truly caring vocation, the VFA Learning School of Nursing has a full range of physical resources including a simulation centre (lab), classrooms, tutorial rooms, small group learning spaces and space for private study and a computer laboratories.

Average Salary Enrolled Nurse

$10K
Source: www.myskills.gov.au

Healthcare Sector demand for Nurses

New nurses required in the Australian workforce by 2025

80K
Source: Health Workforce 2025 Report

Career Pathways

HLT54115 – Diploma
OF NURSING
Enrolled Nurse
COURSE INFORMATION

The course focuses on developing a sustainable base of industry-specific skills and strategies to enable you to develop a patient-centred nursing approach. Training is delivered through a mix of online, classroom and practical lab sessions (simulated clinical environment) and you will undertake 4 professional placements in a variety of clinical environments.

The VFA Learning School of Nursing has a full range of physical resources including a simulation centre (lab), classrooms, tutorial rooms, small group learning spaces and space for private study and a computer laboratory.

This course meets the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council Enrolled Nurse Accreditation Standards and is designed to build the skills you’ll need in the workplace to ensure that upon graduation you are able to work safely and competently, to contribute effectively in the clinical environment

Enrolled nurses help to provide acute, preventive, curative and rehabilitative care, under the direction of a registered nurse. As an enrolled nurse, you could be responsible for:

  • Collecting patient information
  • Assessing a patient’s health status
  • Taking a range of observations
  • Documenting care plans
  • Conducting nursing interventions
  • Administering IV and other medications
  • Acute, general and surgical care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Palliative care
  • Residential Aged Care

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