Mater Education is a specialised healthcare education and training provider and Queensland’s only accredited, hospital-based, independent Registered Training Organisation (RTO). We offer a range of programs to kick-start a rewarding healthcare career in nursing, allied health assistance, pathology collection, health services assistance, health administration, and more.
Our hospital-based Diploma of Nursing is delivered in world-class simulation facilities and learning environments, supported by a team of expert clinicians and educators. Students learn contemporary theoretical knowledge, gain best-practice clinical skills, and enjoy access to Mater’s extensive statewide network of healthcare professionals and hospital facilities.
Workplace placement is an integral part of the Diploma of Nursing with opportunities offered across Mater’s statewide hospitals and healthcare services and partner facilities, including aged and community care. Placement is organised for students by Mater Education’s dedicated Placement Team.
Learning takes place at Mater’s hospital and healthcare facilities, ensuring an immersive study experience.
Mater Education is proud to offer scholarship opportunities for eligible students from an Indigenous or refugee background, as well as students facing financial hardship. Scholarships are awarded on merit and are available to eligible students upon application.