Nurse Education and Professional Bodies

South Western Sydney PHN offers educational events for Practice Nurses based on Professional development needs assessment data collected.

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Education Providers

APNA Education - APNA is the peak professional association for nurses working in Primary Health Care including General Practice.

Australian College of Nursing - ACN is a key national professional nursing organisation open to nurses in all settings and at every stage of their careers. They are also an authorised higher education provider and registered training organisation and the Australian member of the International Council of Nurses.

Online Education

Australian Immunisation Register - Education for vaccination providers 

AGPAL online learning

APNA online learning

Ausmed Education

Australian College of Nursing – Courses on offer

CPD Nurse Online   

Digital Health Training and Support

GPA Accreditation Plus – Online Webinars 

Health Education Collaborative 

Heart Foundation 

My Health Record Online Training 

NSW Government Health- Cold Chain Training Module

The Benchmarque Group 

Think GP – Education for Australian Health Professionals


Professional Bodies

Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA)

Australian College of Nursing  

Australian Government Department of Health 

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) 

Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation  

Australian Refugee Health Practice Guide 

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia 

Wounds Australia 


Keep up-to-date with CPD

Nurses registered with AHPRA are required to complete a minimum of 20 hours of professional pevelopment each year.