Improve your skills to work out bush

Centre for Remote Health offers Postgraduate Remote Health Practice Programs and other short course programs relevant for health professionals who take up work in remote areas.

  • Transition to Remote Area Nursing (TRAN) Program
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Graduate Certificate in Remote Health Practice
  • Graduate Diploma in Remote Health Practice
  • Masters in Remote and Indigenous Health
  • Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

Short Courses

Transition to Remote Area Nursing (TRAN) Program

This 10-day face-to-face short course prepares registered nurses with the skills and knowledge required to become active members of remote primary health care teams.

There will be two courses held in Alice Springs in 2018:

18 – 29 June 2018

1 – 12 October 2018

Pharmacotherapeutics Course

This course provides participants with knowledge regarding pharmacotherapeutics in Remote Area Nursing (RAN) practice, the development of sound clinical reasoning for drug therapies and best practice in the remote setting. It spans principles of pharmacotherapeutics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacology.

The next Pharmacotherapeutics on-line course will commence on 15 January 2018.

For more information on the course, please click here.

Post Graduate Courses

Centre for Remote postgraduate courses aim to meet the higher education needs of health professionals who work in remote areas and who support the transition to remote practice for those who have an interest in joining the remote health workforce.  The Centre for Remote Health is a joint centre of Flinders University and Charles Darwin University.

Specialty streams include:

  • Remote Area Nursing
  • Remote Allied Health Practice
  • Ageing and Disability in a remote context
  • Remote Health Management

For further information on the programs, please click here.


Thursday, 14 December 2017