Diploma of Nursing HLT54115


The Diploma of Nursing (HLT54115) is a nationally recognised award designed to prepare students for application of nursing skills and knowledge required to be eligible for registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia as an Enrolled Nurse, in line with some state/territory nursing and midwifery regulatory authorities. 

Course Name:

Diploma of Nursing


Qualification Code:



Level of Qualification

Vocational Education and Training Diploma



Minimum:  18 months (5 terms)*
Maximum:  3  years

* Availability of clinical placements  and individual course progression may impact the minimum.

Number  of Units of competency:

25     (20 Core Units and 5 Elective Units, 1708 nominal hours)


Study Load:

Full-time:   7 units of competency (first term of study)
Part-time:  6 units of competency (first term of study)

For study load information for subsequent terms:



Blended Delivery :  Brisbane,  Melbourne CBD, Melbourne Blackburn


Award Title:

Diploma of Nursing HLT54115