Netcare Programmes and Courses

Faculty of Nursing and Ancillary Healthcare

Post-basic programmes and short courses

The advanced diploma / post-basic diploma programmes are aimed at development of advanced intellectual and clinical competencies in your selected field of interest, qualifying you to work as a leader, consultant, educator and specialist practitioner in providing evidence-based care to patients, together with other team members within your scope of practice.

Among the many and varied disciplines on offer are:

Child nursing
Neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) nursing
Maternity nursing
Paediatric cardio-thoracic nursing
Critical care nursing
Trauma and emergency nursing
Operating room skills
Anaesthetic and recovery room nursing
Infection prevention and control nursing
Orthopaedic nursing

The FECC offers training at our campuses in Midrand, Gauteng and Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal. The FECC’s footprint, however, extends across Southern Africa, as training can also be provided in any other region of South Africa based on the specific needs of larger student groups.

Course directory

Courses for the general public

  • CPR for family and friends – adults
  • CPR for family and friends – children and infants
  • Heartsaver CPR
  • Heartsaver CPR in schools
  • Heartsaver CPR AED
  • First Aid Levels 1 – 3

Undergraduate short course programmes

  • Ambulance Emergency Assistant programme

Other undergraduate programmes (aligned with the National Qualifications Framework)

  • Diploma in Emergency Medical Care
  • Higher Certificate in Emergency Medical Care

Post-graduate programmes

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS ®)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Experienced Providers (ACLS EP®)
  • AHA Airway Management Programme
  • AHA ECG and Pharmacology Programme
  • Ambulance Emergency Assistant Refresher Course
  • Basic Ambulance Assistant Refresher Course
  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS)
  • International Trauma Life Support (ITLS ®) – Basic Provider Course
  • International Trauma Life Support (ITLS ®) – Advanced Provider Course
  • International Trauma Life Support (ITLS ®) – Paediatric Provider Course
  • Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS ®)


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