When you enrol at the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) for postgraduate or vocational studies, you can be confident that you have chosen a college that is recognised for providing courses with strong clinical focus and evidence-based practice.
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Areas of study
Our Graduate Certificate courses prepare nurses for a rewarding career in the health and community services sector. We offer coursework programs that are academically challenging and professionally relevant, in an environment that encourages independent learning and interaction amongst peers, supported by tutors and nurse educators. The courses provide the knowledge, skills and attitudes directly suited to working in specialist areas of health care and are designed to meet contemporary industry needs.
ACN offers an Advanced Diploma of Nursing to assist those looking to further their studies and gain additional qualifications.
An Advanced Diploma of Nursing is designed for enrolled nurses who are looking to extend their knowledge and skills in a chosen specialty – Acute Care, Aged Care & Individual Support, Critical Care and Perioperative Nursing.
ACN offers a range of short face-to-face, webinar and online CPD courses to assist you in achieving the hours required by the NMBA for annual renewal and authority to practice.
Principles of Emergency Care
ACN offers the 20-week short course Principles of Emergency Care. There are two course options available – one option is for RNs, and the other is suited for ENs. Both courses will equip RNs and ENs with the knowledge underpinning the skills needed in order to render first-line emergency care of acutely ill patients in the clinical setting.
Students who have successfully completed the course will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment and 150 CPD hours.
Enhance the credentials of your course, workshop, seminar or conference. Endorsement by ACN is a quality assurance process; it is a guarantee that an education activity has been scrutinised by ACN and approved as meeting our professional standards and requirements for nurse education.
Providers may choose to seek endorsement from ACN for a single activity such as a workshop, seminar, conference, short course or online learning program.
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ACN recognises that no two organisations are the same and individuals’ learning needs are unique. As a result ACN offers customised education that is designed to meet your organisation’s specific education requirements, in a format and at a venue of your choice. Contact us today for more information.
An ACN nurse educator will work with you to develop a program outline and key learning outcomes, specifically tailored to suit your unique educational needs.
Relevance and quality
Highly qualified facilitators with proven experience and expertise in their field ensure participants receive the latest clinical updates.
Flexibility and convenience
The workshop can be conducted in-house at your premises or at a venue that best suits your needs.
ACN will develop an electronic flyer allowing you to effectively promote the program to your staff.
ACN is a higher education provider and is registered and accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) for the delivery of higher education courses. ACN is also a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) approved to deliver nationally accredited training with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA).