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Nursing has been recognised as a noble profession, which is focussed on health care of the community and individuals. The nurses generally depend on medical expertise, scientific approach and expertise achieved through extensive training to carve a niche for themselves. They are focussed on prevention of diseases and promoting health for quality life. The nurses can work in diverse range of settings with other medical staff, including, hospitals, medical centres, residential facilities, social development initiatives, research & development, general practices and more.

Australian nursing programs have been meticulously developed to give a perfect blend of theoretical knowledge with practical experience. The blend and course articulation plays a crucial role as nurses are required to deliver services in the highly critical healthcare sector. With a large demand in healthcare sector, qualified nurses are included in the Australian Skilled Occupations List. Considerately, the nurses can also apply for Permanent Residency with relevant educational background and required work experience.

Popular Nursing Courses in Australia:

  • Diploma of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Return to Practice for overseas trained nurse / Initial Registration for Overseas Nurses
  • Master of Nursing, with specialisation

Employment Opportunities:

Hospitals, rural centres, community centres, private clinics, schools, non-profit organisations, rehabilitation centres and more – the nurses can work in a range of healthcare settings and speciality set-ups.

  1. IRON (Initial Registration for Overseas Nurses) : This is a bridging program for overseas nurses with qualifications which need to be integrated into the Australian healthcare environment. This program is designed to increase employability of the nurses in Australia.
  2. Registered nurses in Australia : The opportunities for these health practitioners are listed in Combined List of Eligible Skilled Occupations and Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL).

The nursing programs in Australia are overall designed to give an orientation of best Australian health care practices, and legal implications towards high nursing standards. At CECA, we take a step ahead for our clients ensuring hassle-free experience in visa processing. We strive to make your dreams come true.