17 May, 2024

Regional Centre


Certificate in Newborn and Infant Care (CNIC)

Minimum Duration: 6 Months
Maximum Duration: 2 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar


Nursing professionals (RNRM) with Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) /BSc Nursing or above.


Certificate in Newborn and Infant Care (CNIC) is a six months Programme of 14 credits (4 credits in theory and 10 credits in practical) and has 1 theory course and 2 practical courses. The Programme was launched in July, 2007.

Objectives of the Programme

Enhance and update the knowledge, skills and practices of nursing personnel in care of newborn and infants.
Enable Nursing personnel to provide effective nursing care to normal, at risk and sick newborn and infants.


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