Successful completion of the program enables eligibility to apply for registration as an enrolled nurse with the NMBA. Graduates may seek work in:
1. A valid referral letter from AHPRA to undertake a board approved course.
2. A certified copy of visa, passport or photo identity.
3. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination (Academic) with a minimum score of 7 in each of the four components of listening, reading, writing and speaking or Occupational English Test (OET) with an overall pass, and with grades A or B only, in each of the four components of listening, reading, writing and speaking or current NMBA English Language Skills to the level required to meet registration standard as per the National Board.
Please refer to www.nursingmidwiferyboard.gov.au registration standards/NMBA-English-Language-Skills-Registration-Standard.
4. A criminal record check from country of origin for internationally qualified nurses (translated to English)and/or Australian authorised authority, Australian Federal Police criminal record check. Please refer to http://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/police-checks/national-police-checks.aspx.
5. Completed ‘Vaccination History Form (to be provided)’. Please check ‘immunisation for health care worker’www.immunise.health.gov.au and state health department pre-placement clinical agreement requirements via www.hwa.gov.au.
Important – Overseas and Re-entry Nurse applicant:
LCAEN521 Population health and health care in Australia
LCAEN522 Professional nursing in Australia
LCAEN523 Contextual nursing practice in Australia
LCAEN524 Administer and monitor medications in Australia
LCAEN525 Clinical nursing practice in Australia
Related link: http://training.gov.au/Organisation/Details/40679