CRANAplus Education

CRANAplus is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO No. 40719) that delivers a number of high quality education courses that support and develop remote and isolated health practitioners. CRANAplus recognises that excellence in learning is key to the delivery of best practice and safe health care and the retention of a skilled remote and isolated health workforce.

CRANAplus offers a number of courses utilising both blended and online learning approach. The blended courses include pre-course online theory and a face to face workshop with on-course assessments.

For a complete overview of our education suite of courses please see our Education Brochure.

Download the 2018 CRANAplus Course Calendar.

Accreditations & Endorsements

CRANAplus courses are endorsed by a number of different professional organisations as indicated by the table below


Remote Emergency Care

Advanced Remote Emergency Care


Maternity Emergency Care


Midwifery Up Skilling

Advanced Life Support

Paediatric Emergency Care

Practical Skills

Triage Emergency Care

Practical Skills Triage Emergency Care

ACN: Australian College of Nursing

ACCRM: Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine accredited courses attract Professional Development Program (PDP points)

RACGP: Royal Australian College of General Practitioners accredited courses attract 40 category 1 points and are eligible for grants.

ACM: Australian College of Midwives accredited courses attract MidPlus points

Savings for CRANAplus Members

CRANAplus courses are offered at a discounted rate for CRANAplus Members. You can simultaneously purchase CRANAplus membership with courses and online modules.

For more information regarding our courses and other products, please call on (08) 8408 8200 or email us at

CRANAplus Facilitators

CRANAplus volunteer facilitators are highly skilled and experienced health professionals who understand the challenges of the remote and isolated areas of Australia. We draw on the experience of our facilitators who work closely with us to ensure participants on our courses have access to the most current evidenced based health practices.

We are always looking for highly skilled health professionals to volunteer in the delivery of CRANAplus courses.

If you would like to express an interest in becoming a facilitator with CRANAplus please contact our Cairns office on 07 4047 6400 or email

Nationally Recognised Training

The Nationally Recognised Training symbol shown below identifies those Courses containing at least one Unit of Competency. Details of the Units will be shown clearly under each Course’s Overview.

Course participants benefit from:

  • national recognition of Units of Competency gained
  • knowing that their training is being delivered by an organisation which meets national standards
  • enhanced career prospects as the units of competency are based on identified industry needs
  • access to recognition of prior learning, also known as recognition of current competency.