Home Study Diploma of Nursing
Posted on Sunday, 14 January 2018

Why Study Diploma of Nursing at RGIT Australia?

At RGIT Australia, we go one step further.

  • Our friendly, professional trainers are ready to share with you their in-depth knowledge and experience.

  • Learn in our conveniently located, purpose built facilities in the heart of Melbourne's Central Business District (CBD).

  • Demonstrate valuable skills in extensive clinical placements.

  • Be supported. Receive guidance and support from our Student Welfare and Counseling Committee during your studies at RGIT Australia.


Our Facilities

You will learn in our fully equipped, state-of-the-art simulated Nursing Lab at our Victoria House campus, conveniently located on Elizabeth Street in Melbourne’s CBD. Our purpose-built facilities will provide you with a realistic setting in which you will confidently demonstrate your theoretical and practical knowledge to your trainers and peers.


Our Trainers

Our dedicated, professional training staff is well-equipped, enthusiastic, and ready to share with you their in-depth industry and academic knowledge.



You will complete a minimum of 460 hours of Professional Experience Placement (PEP) or work placement, supervised by a clinical teacher, in which you will:

  • Perform tasks relating to Nursing and healthcare in an appropriate industry setting gaining transferable skills demonstrated in a real workplace environment reflecting current industry needs and standards.

  • Interact with experienced workers who will pass on valuable skills and knowledge.

  • Gain a sense of what working in the healthcare industry will be like.

  • Practice and demonstrate hands-on skills.

  • Ask questions and learn about the industry from professionals.

  • Demonstrate your attributes for future employment possibilities.


Career Opportunities

The Diploma of Nursing reflects the role of an enrolled nurse working under supervision of a registered nurse. This qualification covers the application of skills and knowledge required to provide nursing care for people across the health sector. A lifespan approach should underpin this qualification with relevant competencies that relate to the different stages of life identified within the units. Further information on registration is available at www.nursingmidwiferyboard.gov.au.


Student Welfare and Counseling Committee

At RGIT Australia, we know what it’s like to live and study abroad. Our team of dedicated, caring and friendly training and Student Welfare and Counseling Officers are here to help with students’ mental health and wellbeing - our number one priority. Our team is ready to assist students with issues such as stress, financial difficulties, health, family, relationship issues, living away from home and social issues.


Contact Us

For further information or enquiries, speak to one of our friendly staff on (03) 8639 9000 or email marketing@rgit.edu.au.

For more information on our Diploma of Nursing, visit our website.