ACC00039 - Intravenous (IV) Medication for Enrolled Nurses

Course Details

Course Summary

ENROLLED NURSES – Would you like to expand your nursing scope to include administration of Intravenous Medication? The National Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia has expanded the Scope of Practice of Enrolled Nurses in Queensland to allow inclusion of administration of Intravenous Medication. If you have completed the education unit for medication administration, work in an area that involves nursing clients who need Intravenous Medication and the organisation that you work for is prepared to support you, this unit would benefit you. Students undertaking this course will study the accredited unit HLTENN007 - Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Accredited)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Students must be a current Enrolled Nurse working in a facility that allows enrolled nurses to administer IV Medication.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Upon successful completion of this accredited short course, students will receive a Statement of Attainment for the unit HLTENN007 - Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

12 weeks
  • Mixed Mode
Required Units
HLTENN007 Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
HLTENN007 Administer and monitor medicines and intravenous therapy

Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

Mixed Mode
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Bundaberg.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Cairns.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Noosa.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Rockhampton.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Townsville.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
Mixed Mode for this course may refer to on-campus workshops or residential schools located at Mackay City.
Or it may refer to work placements which can be located anywhere. Please see the More Details section for more information.
June: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

More Details

Online Timetable

Please refer to the online Timetable for the most up to date details for on-campus classes and mixed mode residentials.  Please note that dates and locations are subject to change.  

What job could training lead to?

This course is designed to further develop the skills of Enrolled Nurses. Depending on your desired outcomes, this short course can be applied to a diverse range of nursing settings.

Compulsory Workshop

The two (2) day compulsory workshop will be held on campus.  This workshop is combined with external study and workplace third party supervision.  

Students will receive support from the VET Nursing Team.  

What else might I find useful?

To ensure a place in this course you must be enrolled and full payment received.

Am I eligible?

Students must already have a Diploma of Nursing or Medication Endorsed EN.

Can I go on to further training?

Yes. Successful completion of this course may open opportunities for other health related study areas and further studies at university level including articulation to Bachelor of Nursing.

How long will the training take?

Approximately 60 hours of study time will be involved.