Circular 14/2013 Requirements for processing of learners who are registered in terms of the Nursing Act, 2005
22 November 2013
Requirements for Processing of Learners who are Registered in Terms of the Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No. 33 of 2005)
Nursing Education Institutions are expected to comply in terms of Nursing Act, 2005 (Act No.33 of 2005) that a person undergoing Education or Training in Nursing must apply to the Council to be registered as a learner nurse or learner midwife – Section 32 (1). History has shown that some mainline Universities and Universities of Technology do not adhere to this stipulation in the following Nursing Programmes:
N.B. This circular must be read in conjunction with the Guidelines for Nursing Education Institutions: Requirements for Processing of Learners who are Registered in Terms of the Nursing Act, 2005. This circular becomes effective and implementable on its receipt. Implementation of this circular excludes learners who are undergoing in (GG Regulations No. R212 Course in Clinical Nursing Science leading to registration of an additional qualification of 19 February 1993 as amended).
All queries must be directed to:
Mr. T. Mabuda
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