Nursing in Australia
Australia is known for its one of the best healthcare systems in the world. Nursing plays very important role in the healthcare sector. Nurses are the first point of contact for any person going into the hospital, so it is very important to maintain the standards of the nursing profession. It is a highly regulated profession in Australia. The job opportunities and career growth in Nursing and health care sector are endless.
Why Nursing is in High Demand in Australia?
Australia offers range of study programs for nursing which are specially designed as per the requirements of the profession. s excellence in providing quality education, valuable skills and abundant job opportunities to nurses and healthcare workers.
As per the statistic of the Australian government paramedical services like physiotherapists, nurses, aged care workers, social workers, midwives are in high demand considering the ageing population and growing pressure on the health care sector. Due to this reason Australian hospitals and other Medical facilities sponsor many overseas nurses every year to meet the demand.
There are various health care occupations in MLTSSL and STSOL list and it is predicted that this demand will grow at a very fast pace in the coming years as well. Refer to the link for further information
We offer wide range of nursing and health care courses through our partner institutes which includes Diplomas, Bachelor Degrees and Masters Degrees.
IRON stands for Initial Registration Overseas Nurses. This program is specially designed for nurses who have studied overseas and wish to practice in Australia. It is approved by Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation (ANMAC), the body which regulates the nursing profession in Australia.
Duration: The program is a three months program which includes theory and practicals.
Eligibility: Bachelor Degree in Nursing (to be assessed by APHRA)
IELTS – 7.0 each or equivalent
Pathway to Permanent Residency
Most of the health care courses are on the MLTSSL and STSOL List which means that you may be eligible to get Permanent Residency in Australia after finishing your course. We can assist you with your Post Study Work Permit (Sub Class 485 Visa) and also assist you in filing your Permanent Residency as we are also Registered Migration Agents.