FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Health Education and Course Fee Frequently Asked Questions

Question: Which Health Care Industry will i be able to work?

Answers: Pharmacy Assistant – Public Hospital Pharmacies; Private Hospital Pharmacies and Clinic Pharmacies ; Health Promotion Officer – Public Primary health Care Centers (Clinics with ward based out reach systems), Community Development Centers, Social Development Institutions and Department of Health Funded NGOs ; Community Health Care Work – Community Health care Centers, NGOs, Community Development Centers, Old Aged Homes; Hospices;

Question: What is the difference between Community Health Care Work Course and Auxiliary Nursing?

Answers: Auxiliary Nursing – Its a first year course of Nursing and it is also registered with SANC. Qualified Individuals will be able to work as an Auxiliary nurse. ; Community Health Care work – Its a Health Care Worker course registered with HWSETA. Qualified individual will be able to work as a Health Care Worker at Primary Health Care Centers (Clinics), Old aged Homes, Hospices, NGOs, NPOs,Private Surgeries, Home Care Nursing, Community and Social Development Centers and some Private hospitals.

Question: What will i be called i graduate?

Answers: Pharmacy Assistance- you will be called Pharmacist Assistant ;
Health Promotion Officer – Health Promoter ; Community Health Care Work – Community Health Care Work / Promoter

Question: Which Board are you registered with?

Answers: Pharmacy Assistant – South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC); Health Promotion Officer – Quality Council for Trades and Occupation (QCTO); Community Health Care Work – Health and Welfare Sector Education and Training Authority (HWSETA); Foundational Learning Competence (FLC) – Independent Examination Board (IEB)

Question: How do I register?

Answer: You can register online by going into our website of which is www.mrche.co.za or come into our campus of which is at 5 Beacon Road, Access City, 5th Floor, New Doornfontein, Johannesburg and register or simple send us your email address to 078 526 1127 we will send you enrolment forms and brochures.

Question: How much are tuition fees?

Answer: Community Health Care NQF Level 4, Amount R31 097, Deposit R19 097, monthly installment R1200. Pharmacist Assistance NQF Level 3, Amount R22 000, Deposit R14 000, monthly installment R1000. Health Promotion Officer NQF Level 3, Amount R21 450, Deposit R11 950, monthly installment R950

Question: How do I pay?

Answers: For Basic Pharmacist Assistance level 3, firstly you pay the registration fee of R1 500 then when you are about to commence with your classes you pay R14 000 as a deposits towards your tuition fee then you going to pay R1000 monthly installment until you finish the balance.

Community Health Care level 4 … registration fee its R1 500 then when you are about to commence with your classes you pay R19 097 as a deposits towards your tuition fee then you going to pay R1200 monthly installment until you finish the balance.

Health Promotion Officer registration fee is R1 500 then when you are about to commence with your classes you pay R11 950 as a deposits towards your tuition fee then you going to pay R1000 monthly installment until you finish the balance.

Question: Which courses are offered?

Answer: We are offering Basic Pharmacist Assistance NQF Level 3 , Community Health Care NQF Level 4 and Health Promotion Officer OQF Level 3.

Question: Am I required to buy text books?

Answer: Not at all we do provide a tablet loaded with all study material. You only buy uniform and nursing equipment.

Question: When are graduations held?

Answer: They are held after 8 months of completion.

Question: Am I offered employment after completing the course?

Answer: We do assist but we don’t guarantee any job placement ,even though we do assist it depends on your commitment.

Question: Is there extra curriculum activities?

Answer: Currently we don’t have extra curriculum activities.

Question: Is cancellation of enrollment allowed?

Answer: Yes it is allowed, If you canceled after 5 days of attending your classes you are not entitled to any refund, If you cancel before you commence with your classes you will be liable to pay 20% CANCELLATION FEE on the deposit and equipment fees that you have paid…After 5 days off attending the class NO Refund.

Question: What will I be called after I graduate?

Answer: You are going to be a Health Worker (Care Giver).

Question: what are career options?

Answer: You can proceed with nursing career, pharmacy assistance or go for social worker course

Question: which healthy industry will I be able to work for?

Answer: You can work at Acute Clinics, Old Age Homes, Hospices And Private Hospitals.

Question: Would I be able to work international after obtained the qualification?

Answer: Yes you can able to work international.

Question: Which board are registered with?

Answer: We are registered with HWSETA

Question: what is the difference between ancillary health course and auxiliary nursing?

Answer: Ancillary is the it just a foundation that leads you to the nursing career then Auxiliary is the first year in nursing