Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence (KASE)

With the objective of skilling the young workforce of Kerala and elevating their skills to global standards for employment in India and abroad, the Government of Kerala has set up Kerala Academy for Skills Excellence (KASE), a non-profit public company as the nodal agency for all skill development activities of the state.

KASE promote, establish, setup, monitor, govern and regulate institutions and academies for skills excellence for development of core employability skills, competency standards and for promoting technology that meets the demands of various industries, globally. KASE also provides accreditation to skill training institutions, subject to adherence of accreditation conditions, through a high level committee of experts constituted for the purpose.

Nursing Career Advancement Program + Graduate Certificate in Nursing

Nursing Career Advancement Program + Graduate Certificate in Nursing

The Nursing Career Advancement Program (NCAP) is an internationally developed essential career advancing study program for nurses in India to upgrade their knowledge, skills and competence in order to enhance their career prospects. Regardless of whether or not you wish to work overseas, the advanced knowledge and skills from the NCAP program will allow you to compete for employment in the most sought after hospitals and healthcare facilities in the country, and provide patient care that is in line with best practices in the world. You can extend the applicability of your nursing skills into new job markets to access better pay, more opportunities and enhanced career progression. Note that the NCAP program is a pathway to the Graduate Certificate in Nursing (GCN) (Australian qualification).

NCAP is developed and delivered in collaboration with Health Careers, Australia, a global provider of healthcare education and research that is committed to quality health education in Australia and across the world.


Qualification

Qualification / Pre-requisites

B.Sc. Nurse with 2 years experience.
Candidates must pass English based online screening test conducted by HCI.

Support

Student support

Skype, Email

Course Materials

Power point Presentation ( PPT )

Resources Required

Computer with Internet connection

Assessment

Assessment

The candidates will be assessed through ongoing discussion and written exams.

Course Delivery

Delivery Method

Blended

Course Information

Course Information

Course title Nursing Career Advancement Program + Graduate Certificate in Nursing
Course Code NCAP + GCN
Delivery mode Blended (face to face and online)
Learning hub details / locations Kochi, Kottayam, Apollo centres in Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad
Entry Criteria New/experienced Registered Nurses with Bachelor of Nursing or Diploma of Nursing
Course duration 18 weeks (540 hours) + 24 weeks
Certification Issued by IHM Australia.

Course Modules

  • Course Modules

    The course consists of four modules, as shown in the following diagram:
    Modules

Possible Job Outcomes

  • Possible Job Outcomes
    Registered Nurse in overseas countries

    Registered Nurse in multi super specialty hospitals

Course Schedule

  • Course Schedule

    June 5, 2017
    August 1, 2017
    October 3, 2017
    November 28, 2017

  • Highlights of the course

  • Highlights of the course

    Monthly enrollments;

    Flexible training pattern for working nurses;

    Regular webinars from Australia;

    Simulation skills training;

    Job placement assistance for successful candidates.

  • Course Pathway

    Pre-requisites

  • Pre-requisites

    B.Sc. Nurse with 2 years experience.
    Candidates must pass English based online screening test conducted by HCI.