Netcare Education’s Faculty of Emergency and Critical Care (FECC) continues to lead the way in paramedic and advanced life support education, by combining theoretical teaching and cutting-edge technology with practical training to provide world-class courses and emergency medical professional resources to serve our communities and country.
World-class education and training
The FECC team of highly qualified and dedicated instructors have extensive experience in education and training as well as emergency medical practice.
Current educational methodology, state-of-the art training aids and equipment in our modern, purpose-built facilities ensure that the learning experience simulates the real emergency environment. Students have access to comprehensively stocked computer and simulation laboratories.
All of these factors ensure cutting-edge academic content in a stimulating learning environment conducive to producing confident, effective and up-to-date emergency care providers at basic, intermediate and advanced life support levels.
Netcare Education (Pty) Ltd, including its Faculty of Emergency and Critical care (FECC) is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training, as a private higher education Institution under the Higher Education Act of 1997. Registration certificate no. 2014/HE07/010.
The FECC is furthermore accredited with the following professional organisations:
- Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
- Resuscitation Council of South Africa (RCSA)
- South African Department of Labour (DoL)
- International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)
- American Heart Association (AHA)