TAFE Queensland

Diploma of Nursing

HLT54115TAFE Queensland
Institution rating
From 1.5 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date

Why study this course

  • Study a Diploma of Nursing (HLT54115) course that has been specifically designed for online study
  • Enjoy residential school and clinical placements at a Ramsay Health Care facility thanks to TAFE Queensland's partnership with Australia's largest private hospital operator
  • Receive support every step of the way from highly experienced industry professionals

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of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
Roles related to this course: Enrolled Nurse, Nurse, Registered Nurse, Assistant In Nursing, and 2 more.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

  • Six years of schooling where the education was delivered and assessed solely in English; AND
  • Completion of a Basic Key Skills Builder assessment; AND
  • Achieve a competency of at least Exit Level 3 in both reading and numeracy

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Alexandra Hills
  • Bundaberg
  • Caboolture
  • Cairns
  • Charleville
  • Chinchilla
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, TAFE Queensland can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Work placement

Work placement gives you invaluable real-life skills, so you graduate ready to step into a job.

You will be required to complete 400 hours of practical training at a health facility or hospital

Visit TAFE Queensland's website to find out more about credit, RPL, or work placement.

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What are students saying?

Diploma of Nursing
TAFE Queensland
(20 reviews)

Published Sep 2018
Diploma of NursingTAFE Queensland
Graduation date2011
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Loved doing my course and my teachers were good and easy to learn from.. i learned a lot, which allowed me to have a really good job in Nursing and a good understanding of all the modules that were needed to fully complete my course...
Published Aug 2018
Diploma of NursingTAFE Queensland
Graduation date2009
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Great course Would have preferred more practical sessions in the lab But great tutors and great support
Published Aug 2018
Diploma of NursingTAFE Queensland
Graduation date2016
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Excellent would definitely recommend for anyone who have passion to become a nurse

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Find out more about this course

Diploma of NursingHLT54115

You may wish to discuss the following with TAFE Queensland:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
  • Support with sourcing placements
Course information on this page has not been endorsed by the education provider.

Diploma of Nursing