List of Nursing Colleges in Gauteng

List of Nursing Colleges in Gauteng

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List of Registered Nursing Colleges in Gauteng. This list consists of accredited private and government nursing colleges in Gauteng, South Africa. If you are looking for nursing schools or colleges in the region, you will find a lot of nursing colleges in popular places such as Johannesburg and Pretoria.

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List of Accredited Nursing Colleges in Gauteng

Below is a list of registered nursing schools / collges in Gauteng, South Africa:

  • Ann Latsky Nursing College
  • Mpilo Royal College (PTY) LTD.
  • SG Lourens Nursing College
  • Ukwazi Schoo Of Nursing
  • Khanyisa Nursing School
  • Netcare Training Academy (N.T.A)
  • Empilweni Nursing College
  • Tswelopele Nursing School
  • Thuto Bophelo Nursing Academy Pty Ltd.
  • Ithemba Nursing Academy (Pty) Ltd
  • Nicole Nurses Training School
  • Falcon Health Sciences
  • Ga-Rankuwa Nursing College
  • Berea Nurses Institute
  • HEALTHNICON School Of Nursing
  • Whitestone FET College (Johannesburg Campus)
  • ROSTEC College Pretoria
  • Chris Hani Baragwanath Nursing College
  • Africa Health Care Nursing College
  • Department of Nursing, Vaal University of Technology
  • Department of Nursing Science, University of Johannesburg
  • Department of Nursing Science, University of Pretoria
  • Department of Nursing Science, University of South Africa
  • Department of Nursing Science, Tshwane University of Technology

The above nursing colleges / schools in Gauteng are licensed by the SANC (The South African Nursing Council) after they met specific quality standards. One of the functions of the Nursing Council is to accredit nursing education institutions (NEI’s) and the training programmes presented by those institutions. Council is empowered in terms of legislation to perform these functions.

List of Accredited Nursing Colleges in Gauteng
Accredited Nursing Colleges in Gauteng / image: briefly.co.za

Illegal Colleges / Institutions / Programmes

It is important that learners make sure that the nursing college or school in Gauteng where they will be trained as a nurse is accredited by the SANC and that the training programme (course) is also accredited by the Nursing Council. If a nursing college is illegal or not accredited, the Nursing Council will not recognise any of the training you have received. This means that you won’t practice nursing in Gauteng or in South Africa after completing your nursing course.

What is Nursing?

Nursing is a profession in the health care sector focused on the care of families, individuals and communities so that they maintain, attain, or recover optimal health and quality of life.

Requirements for a nursing course in South Africa

For Bachelor Degree in Nursing Sciences (BCur), which is four years, it is recommended that you take Mathematics, Physical Sciences and Life Sciences, but this is not compulsory at all nursing colleges in South Africa. You will need a National Senior Certificate (NSC) or equivalent qualification at exit level 4, with:

  • English (50-59%)
  • First additional or home language (50-59%)
  • Life Sciences (50-59%)
  • Maths Literacy (50-59%)
  • Life Orientation (50-59%)

For Diploma in Nursing, which is three years, you will need a National Senior Certificate (NSC) or equivalent qualification at exit level 3 or 4, depending on the nursing school in Gauteng to qualify to study this course. You will also need:

  • English (50-59%)
  • First additional or home language (50-59%)
  • Four other subjects (50-59%)
  • Life Orientation (50-59%)

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