Start your career in the highly rewarding field of nursing

The nursing program at Chisholm is based on best practice in health care and will prepare you to work as an enrolled nurse who can practice, deliver care, provide assistance and support to individuals that is person-centered.

You will learn through a combination of on-campus theory delivery, simulation activities in nursing skills laboratory, and 400 hours of supported clinical placement in a variety of settings. Experienced teachers, who are experts in the field, will guide you through the program.

Applicants are required to complete the VETASSESS test before applying for this course. Based on the VETASSESS results, applicants will be shortlisted and invited to attend an interview with a panel of Nursing teachers. You will need to provide evidence of the following during the interview: police check, working with children check and immunisation history.

Visit the VETASSESS website for more information.

On successful completion of the course, this qualification can provide a pathway to relevant Bachelor degree courses. As the qualification also leads to registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), applicants are also expected to comply with all the requirements set by AHPRA upon graduation.

View the AHPRA English Language Skills Registration Standards.

View the AHPRA Criminal History Registration Standards.

Course code
Frankston, Berwick
Full Time, 1.5 years. Part Time, 2 years.
Weeks beginning February 6 and July 17