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Gauteng College of Nursing Application 2020/2021

Student Nurse Intake 2020 Bursary Applicants are invited to apply to the Gauteng College of Nursing to study towards the Diploma in Nursing in 2020 at one of the College campuses: • Ann Latsky Nursing Campus • Chris Hani Baragwanath Nursing Campus • SG Lourens Nursing Campus • Bonalesedi Nursing Campus. How To Apply To successfully apply and… Read More »

Trauma and Emergency nursing course in South Africa

BCur Clinical Nursing Science Medical and Surgical Nursing Science: Critical Care: Trauma and Emergency Programme informationThe Bachelor of Nursing Science (Education and Administration) [BCur(I et A)] provides professional nursesregistered with the South African Nursing Council (SANC), with the opportunity of obtaining post-basic,professional qualifications in any of the following areas of specialisation (major speciality):i. Nursing Managementii. Nursing Educationiii. Community… Read More »

Advanced Diploma In Nursing Schools In South Africa

The Advanced Diploma of Nursing course is designed for enrolled nurses who wish to extend their knowledge and skills in a chosen specialty: HLT64115 Advanced Diploma of Nursing (Acute Care) HLT64115 Advanced Diploma of Nursing (Aged Care and Individual Support) Below are the list of Advanced Diploma In Nursing Courses In South Africa Nursing at (UP) University of Pretoria Nursing at (UWC) University of Western Cape… Read More »

Private Nursing Schools In South Africa

There are different categories of nurses who specialize in hospitals or private practice, families, and communities. They must all meet different criteria and therefore undergo different training to achieve a diverse approach to medical practice. All nursing schools in South Africa must be licensed by the SANC- the South African Nursing Council after meeting specific quality standards. Listed… Read More »

Paramedic Courses In South Africa

It is not so many years ago that the function of an ambulance was solely to race to the scene of an incident, pick up the patient and speed off to the hospital, when the sole qualification of the attendant was a drivers license. Simply putting a critically injured patient into the back of a poorly equipped or… Read More »

How To Become A Volunteer Paramedic In South Africa

Becoming a volunteer medic has it’s own kettle of fish associated with it but it’s probably more of a rewarding experience because while everyone else does the job to get paid, you do it for the love of it. 1 St John Volunteers St John Volunteers, jointly referred to as the Brigade, are South Africans of all ages,… Read More »

Paramedic Levels In South Africa

It is not so many years ago that the function of an ambulance was solely to race to the scene of an incident, pick up the patient and speed off to the hospital, when the sole qualification of the attendant was a drivers license. Simply putting a critically injured patient into the back of a poorly equipped or… Read More »

Paramedic Bursaries In South Africa

An Emergency Medical Technician (also known as an “EMT”) responds to emergency calls to provide immediate care to critically injured or ill patients, and thereafter to transport them to a medical facility. During transportation, EMT’s are responsible for monitoring the patients vital signs, while the other EMT drives the emergency vehicle.Emergency Medical Technicians/ Paramedics earn an average annual… Read More »

Paramedic Learnerships In South Africa

In the Healthcare industry, paramedics only do a little part in saving lives, yet, these are sometimes the difference between life and death. Paramedics usually perform their work in outside environments, they are a group of medical professionals that are called out when there is an emergency. They mainly deal with accidents, events that need medical attention, road… Read More »

Flight Paramedic Training In South Africa

This course is designed for paramedics, nursing sisters and doctors who transport (or wish to transport) patients in the air. Air medical transport is an essential component of a well-developed Emergency medical Services (EMS) system. Air medical transport requires well trained medical personnel, proper transportation and patient care equipment, as well as an efficient means of communicating with… Read More »

Paramedic Schools In South Africa And Their Courses

A paramedic is a specialist healthcare professional who responds to emergency calls for medical help outside of a hospital. Paramedic training colleges in South Africa are accredited by Health Professions Council of South Africa HPCSA. Below are the paramedic training avenues in South Africa grouped base on their locations; GUATENG Action Training Academy: Basic Ambulance Assistant Course Ambusave: Basic Ambulance Assistant Course,… Read More »