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Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa: Dip PEC(SA)

Structure and Fees for the Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa

 PartFee
Examination Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa R 9000

CMSA Appeals Mechanism

PLEASE NOTE that candidates that wish to lodge an appeal against the outcome of his/her written examination results must do so in accordance with the provisions of the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy.  Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) are not made available to candidates for review in accordance with the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy.  A copy of the Appeals Mechanism Policy is available at www.cmsa.co.za

Examination Structure

Exit Examination: 2 written papers and practical examination.


This examination is capped at 80 candidates per sitting from the FS2020 set of examinations.   A waiting list will be opened but there is NO guarantee that you will get a place once capacity has been reached.

Medals

THE WALTER G KLOECK MEDAL was endowed in 1992 by the Department of Family Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand and is awarded to candidates who obtain distinguished results in the Diploma examination in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa.

THE CAMPBELL MacFARLANE MEDAL was endowed in 2006 by Life Healthcare and is awarded to candidates who achieve outstanding results in the Practical component of the Diploma examination in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa.

Portfolio

Available on this page for free download.

Requirements

- 6 months supervised training at a teaching or CMSA-approved hospital OR a completed Portfolio. - Current BLS certificate

Scheduled dates and locations for the Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa

DateDetailsMore Info?
17/06/2020 to
16/10/2020*
08h00-16h00
Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa: Oral/OSCE/OSPE
Gauteng
* Please view the timetable for this examination, once it is published, for exact dates, venues and times for each candidate.
11/02/2021
09h00-12h00
Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa: Written: Paper 1 - MCQ
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the Dip PEC(SA)
12/02/2021
09h00-11h00
Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa: Written: Paper 2 - VAQ
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the Dip PEC(SA)
17/06/2021 to
16/10/2021*
08h00-16h00
Diploma in Primary Emergency Care of the College of Emergency Medicine of South Africa: Oral/OSCE/OSPE
Western Cape
* Please view the timetable for this examination, once it is published, for exact dates, venues and times for each candidate.
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Examination Contact Information

  • Mrs Yolokazi Kanzi, Academic Registrar
  • The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa
  • Private Bag X23, Braamfontein, 2017
  • Tel: +27 (0)11 726 7037
  • Fax: +27 (0)11 726 4036
  • Email: academic.registrar@cmsa.co.za
Administration and Finance Office

  • Mrs Carina Van Der Berg, Executive Manager: Finance
  • The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa
  • 17 Milner Road, Rondebosch, 7700
  • Tel: +27 (0)21 689 9533
  • Fax: +27 (0)21 685 3766
  • Email: accounts@cmsa.co.za
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