Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards

Restoration


A person whose name was erased from the register has to apply to restore his/her name to the register by complying with the following restoration procedures:   
  1. Persons whose names have been erased/suspended from the register or did not register in the relevant register for 2 years and more, but less than four years have to successfully complete a refresher course at an accredited education and training provider;
  2. Persons whose names have been erased/suspended from the register or did not register in the relevant register for 4 years and more, but less than 8 years have to successfully complete the full set of final examinations at an accredited education and training provider;
  3. Basic Ambulance Assistants, Ambulance Emergency Assistants and Paramedics (CCAs) who completed the short course training and whose names have been erased/suspended from the register or did not register in the relevant register for 8 years and longer have to redo the full course at an accredited education and training provider;
  4. Persons who obtained the National Diploma, the B Tech degree and the Bachelor degree in Emergency Medical Care and are registered as Paramedics and Emergency Care Practitioners and whose names have been erased/suspended or did not register in the relevant registers for 8 years and longer have to undergo an examination/assessment, to be determined by the Board.
NB: The Emergency Care Providers referred to in i. to iv. above will also be required to accrue the necessary Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) according to the CPD guidelines and will be included in an audit within a year of restoration.

Emergency Care Providers who apply for the restoration of their names will also be required to duly complete the application form for restoration (Form 18) and pay the restoration fee and all relevant outstanding fees.

Ambulance Emergency Assistant
Paramedic
Basic Ambulance Assistant
Emergency Care Practitioner
Emergency Care Technicians
Emergency Care Assistants
Operational Emergency Care Orderly
  • Restoration Form 18
  • Restoration Fees and any other fees outstanding
  • Restoration Guidelines Form 341
  • Submit proof of successfully passing a Refresher Course before they may be restored to the register