16 July, 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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