Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing

Where will this take me?


Who is this course for?

This course is tailored to the needs of Registered Nurses who are currently practising and looking to specialise in cancer nursing. Participants must be working a minimum of 24 hours (3 days) per week in an area of cancer care and be nominated by their employer to take part in the course.

Career outcomes

There is a high demand for health professionals with skills and knowledge to deliver comprehensive cancer care. As a graduate of this program, you will meet the competency standards required to increase your employability in the oncology workforce as a specialist cancer nurse. You will be well-positioned to deliver high-quality nursing care within a range of cancer settings.

Further study

On successful completion of this course, you can apply for credit towards a Master of Advanced Nursing Practice or Master of Advanced Nursing Practice (Nurse Practitioner). That means you will only need to complete another 50 credit points to gain a masters qualification.