Gain contemporary skills in specialist areas of nursing
This skill set covers two critical nursing areas and on competition will help to to progress your career. You'll gain skills in best practice in administering and monitoring medicines and intravenous therapy, including all aspects of medication administration and a variety of methods. You'll also gain skills to implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures.
Successful completion of the units that comprise this skill set HLTENN040 Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy and HLTINF007 Implement and monitor infection prevention and control standards, policies and procedures, meets the Nurses and Midwifery Board of Australia education requirements for Enrolled Nurse medication and IV competency.
To enrol in this skill set you must:
- Be currently practicing as an Enrolled Nurse
- Provide your AHPRA Registration Number
This course if offered through a combined delivery approach, consisting of 3-5 hrs a week online, workshops for those needing IV medications, and ongoing practical experience in the workplace.
Study of this skill set includes self-directed online learning, and four practical workshops.
Timetable information is indicative only and subject to change.
Please be aware that COVID-19 vaccination is an employment requirement for many healthcare providers.
NMTAFE students undertaking work placements or who are required to attend a healthcare or community setting as part of their studies are advised to check directly with the healthcare provider regarding their policy settings around vaccination and proof of vaccination requirements.
This skill set is designed to improve your career progression in the nursing industry.
HLT64121 Advanced Diploma of Nursing
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Semester 2, 2023
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