Specialist Certificate in Cancer Nursing

    Course overview

    • 6 months part time
    • Online
    • Available to domestic and international students
    • Summer Intake - December and Winter Intake - June


    The Specialist Certificate in Cancer Nursing is a course designed to develop your understanding of the complex needs of those affected by cancer, and the critical role of nursing in cancer treatment.

    If you are committed to enhancing your practice and would like to be recognised and rewarded for your dedication and expertise, then this course is for you.

    Who is this course for?

    The Specialist Certificate is suitable for Registered Nurses with at least one year of clinical experience seeking to specialise in cancer nursing. The course is taken part-time over two terms, allowing you to fit online study within a busy schedule and achieve the qualification within six months.

    This course is not available to international students who are holders of an Australian student visa, for study onshore in Australia. This course is available to all other international students to study wholly online.

    Course aims

    Throughout the flexible online course, you will be introduced to the theoretical knowledge and scientific advances that underpin care management, and learn how to put this knowledge into practice when you are providing care to patients and their families.


    You may also be interested in the one year part-time Graduate Certificate in Cancer Nursing.