Graduate Diploma of Nursing (Infection Control)
Gain the knowledge and skills to implement effective infection control procedures.
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Health departments have highlighted the importance of controlling infectious diseases within hospitals and less intensive health care settings. Accredited training of infection control personnel has been recommended as a strategy to decrease health care related infections.
Who is this course for?
This course is particularly relevant for practitioners in rural and remote health settings, aiming to bring health practitioners up to date on the current knowledge and theories regarding those infectious diseases of relevance to populations in tropical Australia and its near neighbours.
The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Nutrition teaches this course. The School offers personal attention and ongoing support for you to achieve your goals. We have:
Academic and professional staff across our four major campuses
specialised biophysical science laboratories
simulated hospital wards
the largest discipline in the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences.
This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.