Far North Nursing School Application 2022-2023 | Requirements, Dates, Fee & Courses
We are pleased to inform you about Far North Nursing School Application 2022-2023
How to Apply for Admission 2022-2023
Application is made through filling the application form online at the School admissions portal. Once you submit your form, you must pay the application fee for your form to be processed. Otherwise, it will not be processed.
For more information and inquiries, you can contact the by visiting the official website or campus.
Nursing is a 4-year full time course. During your studies you’ll gain an integrated learning and work experience at hospitals and various clinical facilities. Where can I study nursing in the Western Cape?
Studying nursing without matric is very difficult. If you wish to study at a university it requires matric but, if you take a health course through a TVET college it will equipped with the skills to do nursing. This however requires Grade 9.
Look left to see the entry requirements for a Nursing degree or diploma. According to the Western Cape College of Nursing, the minimum entry requirements for a diploma in Nursing is: Grade 12 (Std 10) – Minimum 28 APS points.
Diploma in Nursing (General. Community, Psychiatry) and Midwifery: Four Years: R425. Diploma in General Nursing Science (bridging Course): Two Years: R683. Diploma in One Year Midwifery: One Year: R254.
South Africa Nursing Council (SANC)
The South African Nursing Council (SANC) is the body entrusted to set and maintain standards of nursing education and practice in the Republic of South Africa. It is an autonomous, financially independent, statutory body, initially established by the Nursing Act, 1944 (Act No. 45 of 1944), and currently operating under the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005).
For more information and inquiries, you can contact the South African Nursing Council (SANC) by visiting the official website or campus. https://www.sanc.co.za/
Tel: 012 420 1000
International: +27 12 420-1000
Telephone lines are generally open Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 16:30
Private Bag X132, Pretoria, 0001, Republic of South Africa
Cecilia Makiwane Building, 602 Pretorius Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0083
Other Nursing School Applications Requirements Below
Thuto Bophelo Nursing Academy Pty ltd
Required Documents For Enrolment as a Learner
Please download the Required Documents For Enrolment as a Learner here
Duration of Course
The duration of the course in ONE YEAR FULL TIME
The course consists of theory and practical work.
Medium of tuition is English
Course of Study
All theory is offered at the Academy
- Nursing History and Ethics
- Basic Nursing Care
- Elementary Nutrition
- First Aid
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Introduction to Comprehensive Health Care
Practical competency will be accomplished at various health care institutions, where the learner must work at least 1,000 hours, according to the requirements of the South African Nursing Council.
The learner also receive basic computer training.
SG Laurens Nursing College
S G Lourens Nursing College, is a Information – Education healthcare organisation, in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.
Ithemba Nursing Academy (Pty) Ltd
themba Nursing Academy (Pty) Ltd, a private nursing educational institution situated in Eersterust, east of Pretoria, was established in 2002 in response to the growing and evolving nursing training and education needs within the South African communities and beyond. The company is a 100% black owned business establishment, and was accredited by the South African Nursing Council, (Registration Number S1669) to offer two legacy qualifications, namely the one year Nursing Auxiliary Certificate (R2176) and the two year Enrolled Nursing certificate (R2175), which has now phased out.
Advisor Progressive College
The academy intends to offer the following courses with the criteria for applying listed underneath:
- Higher Certificate: Auxiliary Nursing: (1-year)
- National Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification at exit level 4:
English Higher Grade – Level 3
Physical Sciences and/or Life Sciences – Level 4
Mathematics / Mathematical Literacy – Level 4
Computer Literacy – Level 3
- Diploma in Nursing: Staff Nurse: (3-years)
- National Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification at exit level 3 and 4:
(National Senior Certificate subjects are same as the above)
- A candidate has to write a pre-selection test and undergo an interview prior to being considered for studies.
- A pass rate of 70% is a requirement for a pre-selection test prior that a candidate can be considered for an interview.
- Foreign qualifications should be verified with the South African Qualification Authority. A foreign candidate must have a valid study permit for the specific period.
- The Academy does not offer bursaries for prospective students.
- The Academy offers limited accommodation and a process is to be followed.
Healthnicon was established in March 1995 – Then called “The Private Nursing School” – and was one of the first privately owned nursing schools in South Africa to be accredited by the South African Nursing Council (SANC).
Nanny / Au Pair
Through this programme candidates will acquire competencies and be able to implement activities in minding children effectively.
Infection Prevention and Control
The purpose of the programme is to ensure competency of the housekeeper to be able to prevent and control infections in a healthcare environment.
During the programme candidates are exposed to various fields within the healthcare industry that would assist them with broadening their career path in the healthcare industry.
House Manager / Butler
Through this programme competencies required to provide a comprehensive home-care service will be enhanced.
The programme aims to create a structured learning experience by providing learning activities to equip health workers with the relevant knowledge and skills to mainly assist the registered nurse in the care of the paediatric patient
The programme aims to create a structured learning experience by providing learning activities to equip health workers with the relevant knowledge and skills to mainly assist the registered nurse in the care of the geriatric patient.
The programme aims to create a structured learning experience by providing learning activities to equip health workers with the relevant knowledge and skills to mainly assist the registered nurse in the care of the orthopaedic patient.
Bridging course for enrolled Nurses leading to registration as a General Nurse. On completion of this program the Registered Nurse will be able to work in Hospitals, Clinics and Care Centres.
All Nursing education institutions (NEI’s) are still in the process of accreditation for the new nursing qualifications. Click here for more information.
Mpilo Royal College of Health Education
- Basic Pharmacist Assistance NQF Level 3
- Health Promotion Officer OQF Level 3
- Nursing Courses
- Community Health Care Level 4
Ann Latsky Nursing College
What does a career in nursing entail?
Nursing, as a profession, is based on scientific knowledge which is acquired during the four years of study at a nursing college.
This knowledge will equip nurses to help prevent disease, to educate people on health issues, enhance health and support ill patients both physically and psychologically. As a dedicated health care professional, you will be required to treat every patient as an individual and consider all aspects of the patient e.g. their physical, psychological and social well-being.
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