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


Dieteticts and Nutrition newsletter- 2019

The Board has recently completed the re-development
of the assessment tool for universities training
professionals and also the accreditation of service
learning facilities used in the training. Provinces are
now very strict in allowing students to train if a facility
has not been approved and accredited by the HPCSA.
The list of accredited service learning facilities will
be kept up to date at all times and made available
to National Department of Health for information
purposes  >>> read more