Mater’s new Diploma of Nursing Program is a tailored education program delivered by contemporary clinical experts within Mater Health Services world class tertiary health care facilities.
You’ll earn your diploma while studying and training within hospitals with a reputation of international acclaim for world-leading health care advances.
Mater Education offers you the exciting and unique opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge required to become an Enrolled Nurse with Medication Endorsement entirely onsite at Mater.You will graduate with a HLT51612 Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled-Division 2 nursing) and this program would suit both school leavers and mature learners desiring a rewarding career change.
Education and clinical training is delivered in a unique onsite training facility and within clinical areas across Mater's seven hospitals. A faculty of contemporary expert clinicians and educators promote student learning through a practical, problem solving approach.
Students may undertake clinical placement in specialities including:
Allocation of placement may vary according to the acuity of the hospital and selection of elective units of competency.
Please note: clinical placement will include day and evening shifts.
On successful completion of the program, you can apply to the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) for National Registration as an Enrolled Nurse for a license to practice. Students are encouraged to apply to registration 4-6 weeks prior to completing the course.
There are a number of things that you must do to register with NMBA. These requirements do not prevent you from enrolling in our program but you will need to consider NMBA registration requirements prior to the completion of your training.
The following links are provided for your information:
For enquiries about Enrolled Nurse registration or general information, please use AHPRA's Online Enquiry Form or ring AHPRA on 1300 419 495.