Professional Diploma in Kidney Dialysis

Course Description:

This course is designed to expand the participants’ knowledge and skills in providing care for patients on renal dialysis. This course will focuses on the skills and practice required to effectively provide care for patients on dialysis.

Number of contact hours:

The total theoretical and practicum hours are 450 hours, extended over a nine month period.

  • Theory: 150 hours (8 hours per week, 32 hours per month) for 5 months.
  • Clinical: 300 hours; 38 shifts (8 hours per week, 32 hours per month) for 9 months.

Accrediting Body:

The University of Jordan

Target participants:

The course is designed for:

  • Nurses in Kidney Dialysis Unit
  • Nurses in all practice areas
  • Renal Dialysis Technicians