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South African Nursing Council
Examination Schedule for 2012

Contents:

  1. General Notes (please read)
  2. Nursing Auxiliary
  3. Enrolled Nurse
  4. Bridging Course
  5. Midwifery
  6. Psychiatric Nursing
  7. Community Nursing Science
  8. Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care
  9. Examinations for Foreign Applicants

General Notes about the examinations schedule

bulletThe following examinations will be held during the year 2012 if there are candidates.
bulletFor further information, please contact the Examinations Section, South African Nursing Council.

 

Contact: Ms M Cronje : Administrative Officer
Telephone: National: 012 420 1079
International: +27 12 420 1079
Fax: National: 012 343-5400
International: +27 12 343-5400
Address: Private Bag X132, Pretoria, 0001, Republic of South Africa
E-mail registrar@sanc.co.za

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Examination for the course leading to Enrolment as Nursing Auxiliary
(Regulations: R. 2176 of 19 November 1993 as amended)

Date Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
30 March 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 December 2011 10 February 2012
27 July 2012 09:00 - 12:00 10 April 2012 15 June 2012
30 November 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 August 2012 12 October 2012

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Examinations for the course leading to Enrolment as Nurse
(Regulations: R. 2175 of 19 November 1993 as amended)

Admission Examination for the course leading to Enrolment as Nurse
(Regulations: R. 2175 of 19 November 1993 as amended)
Note: This examination is written by certain Enrolled Nursing Auxiliaries wishing to be exempted from the first year of the course leading to Enrolment as Nurse - see subregulations 7(3) and 7(4) for full details of who may write this examination.  Council circular 5/98 issued under subregulation 7(5), removes the five year restriction and permits any nurse who was enrolled as a Nursing Auxiliary after writing a Nursing Council examination to be exempted from the first year of training without having to write the admission examination.
Date Time Closing Date
30 March 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 December 2011
27 July 2012 09:00 - 12:00 10 April 2012
30 November 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 August 2012
First Year Examination for the course leading to Enrolment as Nurse
(Regulations: R. 2175 of 19 November 1993 as amended)
Date Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
30 March 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 December 2011 10 February 2012
27 July 2012 09:00 - 12:00 10 April 2012 15 June 2012
30 November 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 August 2012 12 October 2012
Final Examination for the course leading to Enrolment as Nurse
(Regulations: R. 2175 of 19 November 1993 as amended)
Date Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
27 January 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 October 2011 15 December 2011
25 May 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 February 2012 13 April 2012
28 September 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 June 2012 10 August 2012

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Examinations for the Bridging Course for Enrolled Nurses leading to Registration as General Nurse or Psychiatric Nurse
(Regulations: R. 683 of 14 April 1989 as amended)

First Year Examination for the Bridging Course for Enrolled Nurses leading to Registration as General Nurse or Psychiatric Nurse
(Regulations: R. 683 of 14 April 1989 as amended)
Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
22 February 2012
24 February 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 November 2011 13 January 2012
27 June 2012
29 June 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 March 2012 11 May 2012
17 October 2012
19 October 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
9 July 2012 7 September 2012
Paper 1 = Integrated General Nursing Science I and Social Sciences I
OR
Integrated Psychiatric Nursing Science I and Social Sciences I
Paper 2 = Integrated General Nursing Science I and Social Sciences I
OR
Integrated Psychiatric Nursing Science I and Social Sciences I
Final Examination for the Bridging Course for Enrolled Nurses leading to Registration as General Nurse or Psychiatric Nurse
(Regulations: R. 683 of 14 April 1989 as amended)
Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
28 March 2012
30 March 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 December 2011 10 February 2012
25 July 2012
27 July 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
10 April 2012 15 June 2012
28 November 2012
30 November 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 August 2012 12 October 2012
Paper 1 = Integrated General Nursing Science II
OR
Integrated Psychiatric Nursing Science II
Paper 2 = Ethos and Professional Practice (including Ward Administration
and Clinical Teaching) and Social Sciences II

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Examinations for the course leading to Registration as Midwife
(Regulations: R. 254 of 14 February 1975 as amended)

Final Examination for the course leading to Registration as Midwife
(Regulations: R. 254 of 14 February 1975 as amended)
Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
20 February 2012
22 February 2012
24 February 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 November 2011 13 January 2012
25 June 2012
27 June 2012
29 June 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 March 2012 11 May 2012
15 October 2012
17 October 2012
19 October 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
9 July 2012 7 September 2012

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Examinations for the course leading to Registration as Psychiatric Nurse: One year course
(Regulations: R. 880 of 2 May 1975 as amended)

Final Examination for the course leading to Registration as Psychiatric Nurse: One year course
(Regulations: R. 880 of 2 May 1975 as amended)
Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
20 February 2012
22 February 2012
24 February 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 November 2011 13 January 2012
25 June 2012
27 June 2012
29 June 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 March 2012 11 May 2012
15 October 2012
17 October 2012
19 October 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
9 July 2012 7 September 2012

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Examination for the course for the Diploma in Community Nursing Science
(Regulations: R. 276 of 15 February 1980 as amended)

Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
27 June 2012
29 June 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 March 2012 11 May 2012
28 November 2012
30 November 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 August 2012 12 October 2012

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Examination for the course for the Diploma in Clinical Nursing Science, Health Assessment, Treatment and Care
(Regulations: R. 48 of 22 January 1982 as amended)

Date Paper Time Closing Date Closing Date
Refugees only
22 February 2012
24 February 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 November 2011 13 January 2012
29 August 2012
31 August 2012
Paper 1
Paper 2
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
7 May 2012 13 July 2012

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Admission Examinations for Foreign Applicants to be held in the Republic of South Africa

bulletThe following examinations will be held during the year 2012 if there are candidates.
bulletThere are approved examination centres in each of the nine provinces of South Africa.
bulletFor further information, please contact the Foreign Registrations Desk, South African Nursing Council.

 

Contact: Ms S Langa  - Professional Officer
Telephone: National: 012 420 1040
International: +27 12 420 1040
Fax: National: 012 426 9516
International: +27 12 426 9516
Address: Private Bag X132, Pretoria, 0001, Republic of South Africa
E-mail foreign-applications@sanc.co.za
Admission Examination for Foreign Applicants for:
- Enrolment as Nursing Auxiliary
- Enrolment as Nurse
- Registration as Nurse
Date Time Closing Date
24 February 2012 09:00 - 12:00 13 January 2012
30 March 2012 09:00 - 12:00 10 February 2012
29 June 2012 09:00 - 12:00 11 May 2012
27 July 2012 09:00 - 12:00 15 June 2012
19 October 2012 09:00 - 12:00 7 September 2012
30 November 2012 09:00 - 12:00 12 October 2012

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