Academic Nursing Unit 2023 Short Course information

In the constantly changing context of cancer care, healthcare professionals require relevant and evidence-based education to inform care and to develop expertise in the speciality. Using a face-to-face ‘speak with an expert’ model, the nursing short course program provides you with opportunities to build knowledge and skill in managing patients with cancer.

Registration and payment processing 

Thank you for your interest in our Short Course Program.

Registration for short course programs will be available via the Learning Hub, our online booking and payment system, from mid January 2023 

The Instructions for short course registration will assist you with the process.

When browsing courses, type Academic Nursing Unit into the Search bar to view nursing programs

Enrolment confirmation

Enrolment confirmation will be provided via email following Registration and Payment via the Learning Hub

Cancellation/Inability to attend  

Please refer to the Learning Hub Refund policy under the User Info tab on the Learning Hub home page

If the training is cancelled or postponed by Peter Mac due to unforeseen circumstances, users will be given a re-schedule or cancel option. Under this circumstance, if the user chooses the cancel option, they will be given a full refund (including transaction costs)


Upon successful completion of a post course evaluation, you will be able to access a Certificate of Completion from the relevant tab on the course page. 


Face to face programs will be held in the Education Centre, Level 7, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, 305 Grattan Street, Melbourne unless otherwise specified.

Some programs will be offered as remote delivery

Due to restrictions related to COVID-19, programs may need to be changed to remote delivery at short notice


For general course enquiries contact reception on 03 8559 7591 or email [email protected]

For course content enquiries contact Tracey Taylor, Short Course Coordinator. Email: [email protected].

For issues while purchasing and enrolling in your course, please contact the Learning Hub Helpdesk at [email protected]