EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE > Course discontinued as of 2023 (only returning students will be allowed to apply for 2023)
BTech: (Baccalaureus Technologiae)
Graduates are qualified for professional registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa as an Emergency Care Practitioner. This qualification is designed to produce professionals who are independent clinical practitioners and rescue specialists within the emergency medical care and rescue environments. The qualification will develop cognitive, technological and scientific enquiry capability and promote the research, innovation and management skills necessary for management and development of the emergency medical and rescue professions.
Employment opportunities exist in provincial emergency and rescue services, private emergency services, SANDF, the mining industry, as well as international occupational health and safety and emergency servuces.
For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.
General admission requirements
Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.
Additional admission requirements
For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.
Postgraduate admission requirements
The fees for 2023reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.
Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Two years part time/One year full time
Course is offered on Bellville Campus.
For any queries get in touch with:
Contact: Nandipa Mfecane
Telephone: +27 21 953 8408
Fax: +27 21 959 6190