Refresher Courses for Nurses/Midwives
Refresher courses are designed for nurses and midwives who hold current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and have not practiced within the respective professions for a period of no more than five years and wish to update their nursing and midwifery skills, knowledge and competency in order to return to the workforce.
The Refresher Courses are targeted at the needs of the individual through theory and supervised clinical placement, and are provide by the following SA Health hospitals. For more information about the respective courses please contact:
Re-entry to Practice for Nurses/Midwives
Previously trained or qualified Australian nurses and midwives who have not practiced nursing or midwifery within the last five years and who are currently not registered, and wish to gain reinstatement of their registration with the Nurses and Midwives Board of Australia must undergo a re-entry program approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board Australia.
For further information regarding the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia’s ‘ NMBA Re-entry to practice policy ’ and the ‘ NMBA Recency of practice registration standard ‘please visit the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia’s website www.nursingmidwiferyboard.gov.au.
Registered Nurses and Registered Midwives
For information on programs offered through South Australian Universities please contact:
For information on programs offered through South Australian Registered Training Organisations delivering the Diploma of Nursing qualification please visit www.training.gov.au and www.skills.sa.gov.au.