The Graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing is designed for registered nurses currently working in the emergency environment.
The Graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing is designed for registered nurses currently working in the emergency environment. The course is intended to assist registered nurses working in this area to become clinical leaders.
In this course, individual clinical experience is integrated with relevant experience to produce information that can be used to inform the clinical practice of others. Students will develop proficiency in emergency patient assessment and management. The acuity of patients, complexity of care and degree of technological intervention used are variable. Students will learn to anticipate and prioritise patient care, provide accurate assessment, intervention and effective ongoing management, often in a busy, autonomous and stressful environment.
Completion of this Graduate Certificate program can be used as credit towards a Graduate Diploma or Masters degree in the discipline. Inherent Requirements apply to this course, please review before applying.