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Alison’s free online courses in nursing can help you prepare for the important role that nursing plays today. To get started, we’d suggest short certificate courses such as the Nursing Studies - The Physical Examination course, which will give you an overview of modern nursing or the Nursing Studies - The Nurse as Team Leader and Teacher course. If you are looking for something more comprehensive, then we’d suggest diplomas like the Diploma in Clinical Nursing Skills or the Diploma in Nursing Leadership and Care Management.
Alison offers some really useful free online certificate courses in nursing. We suggest certificate courses such as the Nursing Studies - The Physical Examination course which will give you an overview of modern nursing or the Nursing Studies - The Nurse as Team Leader and Teacher. We’d also recommend the Nursing Studies - Patient Care and Hygiene course which teaches you how to ensure patient safety and comfort in the care setting, and Nursing Studies - Communication and Transcultural Factors which focuses on communication and managing patients in a multi-cultural setting.
Taking a free diploma course in nursing is a great way to understand this role in better detail. We recommend our Diploma in Clinical Nursing Skills or our Diploma in Nursing and Patient Care which deals with patient care. We’d also suggest the Diploma in Nursing Leadership and Care Management that deals with the dynamic roles that nursing professionals play. The Diploma in Human Nutrition, on the other hand, gives a comprehensive introduction to nutrition and the role it plays in our lives. Take any of these courses and give your profile a boost right away.