Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Intensive Care

Where will this take me?


Who the course is for Admission is based on a Bachelor of Nursing degree (or equivalent training) or Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Midwifery (double degree), at least one year of clinical experience in an acute care setting within the five years prior to applying for the course, and current employment and clinical support in a tertiary Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Applicants must be registered nurses and have the support of their employing hospital for the Nursing Practice subject (Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing Practice), and the employing hospital must be equipped to support you to complete their studies.

International nurses with a working visa who meet the course entry requirements are also eligible to apply.

Career outcomes
On completion, you should have the clinical knowledge and skills to practice neonatal intensive care nursing at a competent level as benchmarked against Australian specialty practice competencies.

Further study
Students who complete the Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice will meet the entry requirements for the Master of Advanced Nursing Practice.