Section: Medicare Local Support

Accredited Immunisation Courses


Course: Nurse Immuniser course offered by the Australian Catholic University

Contact: Susan Kellner (07) 3855 7164

South Australia

Course: Accredited Immunisation Provider Course - University of South Australia

Contact: Morgan Smith (08) 8302 1515

New South Wales

Course: The NSW College of Nursing

Contact: (02) 9745 7517

Northern Territory

Course: About Giving Vaccines; for AHWs, RNs & GPs; $165, self-study theory modules with clinical assessment

3 day workshops 

Contact: Ph- (08) 8944 8049 Email-

For up to date information & course enrollment, click here for the website.

Australian Capital Territory

Course: Immunisation for Health Care Professionals - Canberra Institute of Technology

Contact: Kerry Plunckett - Head of Department of Health Sciences (02) 6207 4377


Course: Immunisation Education for Registered Nurses - University of Tasmania

Contact: University of Tasmania - Ph (03) 6324 3227


Course: The Nurse as Practitioner Immunisation Module

Contact: La Trobe University - School of Nursing (03) 9479 5951

Western Australia


  1. Advanced Nursing Practice (part of Post Graduate Diploma at Curtin University School of Nursing and Midwifery) - effective 2003
  2. Immunisation Certification Course offered by the Department of Health for Department of Health nurses
  3. Immunisation Certification Course currently being developed by Edith Cowan University School of Nursing and Public Health and the Department of Health. Offered in 2003


Page updated 2012-08-16

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