Distance Education (EN)

Distance Education for Enrolled Nurses

Many of our courses are offered in distance education and online modes, allowing you the flexibility to study at times that suit you.  All students are full supported by education staff and tutors who are available to assist you with your learning needs.

To apply for these subjects you are required to be enrolled with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

To access Distance Education courses for Enrolled Nurses click here.

Enrolment Information

General Eligibility Criteria

Applicants seeking admission to continuing professional development courses are required to:
1. hold a Bachelor of Nursing or registered nurse equivalent qualification.
2. Be currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
3. have a minimum of one year postgraduate experience
4. Be currently employed in an appropriate clinical setting.

How to apply

1. Download PDF file of application form.
2. Complete the printed form
3. Return your completed form, with payment or credit card details:

The College of Nursing
Locked Bag 3030, Burwood NSW 1805

(02) 9745 7501

4. Include a copy of your current Authority to Practise as a nurse with your completed enrolment form.

5. For more information:
Telephone (02) 9745 7500

Send your application with the course fee (or authority to invoice your employer section completed) so that it reaches the College no later than four weeks prior to the course enrolment date. A letter confirming your enrolment will be posted to you on receipt of your application. Course materials will be posted to arrive prior to the course commencement date.

   DE RN EN Enrolment Form (66 KB)

Cancellations and refunds

Please view the Student Management Policy below for all information relating to cancellations and refunds. 

Students withdrawing from a course two weeks or more after course commencement are not eligible for a refund.

The College reserves the right to cancel or suspend any course at any time for any reason as determined by the Board.
   Student Management (259 KB)