Series S4035 - REGISTER OF CERTIFICATES ISSUED TO GENERAL TRAINED NURSES

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AU WA S4035

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REGISTER OF CERTIFICATES ISSUED TO GENERAL TRAINED NURSES

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  • 1944-02-17 - 1974-12-31 (Creation)
  • 1944-02-17 - 1975-09-05 (Accumulation)

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AU WA A1543 - GOVERNMENT SCHOOL OF NURSING (1955 - 1974)

Administrative history

The Government School of Nursing was established to train student nurses. The School offered a three year course of study and practical work in general nursing. The School was affiliated with the Kalgoorlie, Geraldton and Northem District Hospitals.

The nursing course offered by the school commenced with elementary study of nursing, progressing through to practical work in tandem with further study. At the end of the training, student nurses were required to pass the Nurses Registration Board exam before becoming State qualified nurses.

The Government School of Nursing was situated at 18 Collins Street, West Perth. In 1974, it amalgamated with the Royal Perth School of Nursing.

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AU WA A1544 - CENTRAL TRAINING SCHOOL [OF NURSING] (1947-09-15 - 1955)

Administrative history

The Central Training School [of Nursing] was established at Northam Hospital in 1947 to provide a 3 year course for student nurses. In 1955, the Central Training School re-located to 18 Collins Street, West Perth and became the Government School of Nursing.

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This series consists of a single register recording certificates issued by the Government School of Nursing to general trained nurses. The register notes the summary of service for trained nurses.

(The register in this Record Series was previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 120/28; Accession 2773).

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1949-07-01 - 1974-12-31

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1954-01-01 - 1974-12-31

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