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Foundations of Faith Community Nursing (online from Australia)

May 2 @ 8:00 am - October 10 @ 5:00 pm CDT


This comprehensive internationally recognized course will prepare and equip Registered Nurses for the specialty of Faith Community Nursing. The AFCNA course is taught on-line over one semester, (May-Oct 2021) with 2 modules released every 3 weeks followed by a joint Zoom class, so your learning is self-paced from the comfort of home. The 16 modules (36 hours) are taught via online video tutorials with 16 accompanying workbooks with notes, learning activities, and practical resources for students that accompany each module.

It is taught from a Christian worldview, covering topics such as spirituality, theology, biblical principles for professional practice, holistic health and healing, health promotion, illness prevention, community health, supporting people with specific life/health issues, self-care, and much more.

Course information and registration: https://afcna.org.au/foundations-course/

Commencing: 2nd May 2021

Cost: $300(Au)

Lead Faculty:

 Dr. Antonia M. van Loon RN, CertIV (TAE), CertIV (CPC), DipAppSc. (CHN), BN, MN (Research), PhD

Chairperson AFCNA

 Vicky Legge RN, CertIV (TAE), Cert IV (Min&Theol), CertIV (CPC), DipAppSc (P&O), Grad.Cert.(NcComHlth&Dev), Grad.Cert.(ChronicCondMgmt)

Digital Strategies Coordinator AFCNA

 Australian Faith Community Nurses Association Inc. (AFCNA)

PO Box 2707, Kent Town DC, South Australia 5071


This course is designed for Registered Nurses but other health professionals, Chaplains, Pastoral Care Workers, Deacons, and volunteers interested in health and pastoral care ministry are welcome to enroll in the course and they will find the content very beneficial for their own ministry.


Australian Faith Community Nurses Association
PO Box 2707
Kent Town DC, South Australia 5052 Australia
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(61) 409921337

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(212) 644-1111 ext. 107