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Study and Work Program


The program combines a specialised English course, English for Healthcare and Nursing (CRICOS Code: 0100821), an assistant in nursing course and Job Assist Program in one package to give working holiday visa holders a complete experience of studying and working in Australia.

Two streams of assistant in nursing courses for you to choose:

Aged Care Stream

The aged care stream is suitable for anybody seeking to pursue or develop a career providing assistance and support to people who may require support due to ageing, disability, or some other reason, with a centralised focus on caring for aged persons.

Hospital Stream

Studying Certificate III in Health Services Assistance, Assisting in nursing work in acute care allows you to specialise as an Assistant in Nursing in the acute care environment.

 Program Duration

  12 months including:

  • Study period – 16 weeks
  • Work period – 36 weeks (two employers to satisfy working holiday visa requirements)

  Click Term Dates for intake dates.

Program structure

The School reserves the right to change or modify the timetable. Students will be given as much notice as possible of any changes to the timetable.

     Job Assist Program

       Charter Australia bridges the gap between students and employers!

       We consider our students' employment skills and opportunities an important part of their education; as such we offer our Job Assist Program for free to all students.         The program allows students to be ready for job hunting through 2 services:

  • Job Ready Workshops
    • A monthly in-depth workshop on Resume Writing & Reviewing and Job Interview Preparation.
  • Job Referral Process

job assistance


     Entry Requirements

  • Our online English entry test will be conducted before enrolment. Candidates are expected to meet the minimum English level of IELTS 4.5.
  • Nursing license with work experience of more than 6 months in this industry.
  • Positive attitude and excellent work ethic.

         See Entry Requirements for more details.


Please see Fees Information page for more information.

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Charter Australia focuses on providing training that leads to employment. Our students learn practical skills and knowledge which are highly valued in the Australian workplace.