Chainama College of Health Sciences

Chainama College of Health Sciences

Chainama College of Health Sciences

Chainama College of Health Sciences is the only Health Institution that offers training for Clinical Officer General, Clinical Officer Psychiatry, Environmental Health Technologists and Registered Mental Health Nurses. These are basic courses. The College also offers Post-Basic courses in Registered Mental Health Nursing, Psychiatric Clinical Officer and Advanced Diploma in Counselling as well as In-service programs. The College is situated approximately 10 Kilometers East of Lusaka on the Great East road.

Courses and Entry Requirements

Clinical Officer General

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Science, any other subject.

Clinical Officer Psychiatry

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Science, any other subject.

Environmental Health Technologist

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics/Chemistry/Physical Science/ Science, any other subject.

Registered Mental Health Nurse

English Language, Mathematics, Science and two of the following: Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Religious Education, History, Geography

Optometry Technologist

English language, Mathematics, Physics/Science, Biology, any other subject.

Medical Licentiate (Advanced Diploma)

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Science, any other subject;

Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences General;

Valid practicing certificate from the HPCZ.

Ophthalmic Clinical Officer

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Science, any other subject

Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences General;

Valid practicing certificate from the HPCZ.

Ophthalmic Nurse

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Science, any other subject

Diploma in Registered Nursing

Valid practicing licence from the GNC

Clinical Officer Anaesthesia

English language, Mathematics, Biology, Physical science, any other subject;

Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences General; and or

Anaesthetic Assistant’s or informal training course in Anaesthesia with a good performance record.

Valid practicing certificate from the HPCZ

Counselling

English Language, Mathematics, any three art subjects

Public Health

English Language, Mathematics, any three art subjects

Community Health Assistant – HIV Medic

English Language, Mathematics, Science, Biology or Chemistry and any other subject

Professional Health Studies

Consult College Academic Office

Public Health Promotion

Degree in a relevant subject and relevant professional experience OR

Relevant professional qualifications and Proficiency in English

CCEHR short courses

Grade 12, O levels or Post-graduate (relevant to need)

How to Apply

Note: Dates for Applications are advertised in the Local Newspapers and Local Eectronic Media

(i)Candidates are required to obtain the application forms at the college from the Admissions Office

(ii) Candidates are required to submit completed application forms, attaching certified copies of relevant certificates or result slips

(iii) All applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of prescribed amount in form of cash or cheque deposited directly into a relevant College Bank Account

(iv) The closing date for receiving dully completed application forms is as advertised

(v) Short listed candidates are invited to attend interviews (both oral and written)

(vi) Candidates are ranked according to performance in terms of qualifications and interviews

(vii) The final selection is determined by the available places

(viii) Selected candidates are notified through Acceptance Letters.

Applicants should understand that the satisfaction of minimum requirement does not automatically guarantee admission. The College admissions and selection committee is the final authority in the selection of candidates. It comprises all Heads of Department chaired by a designated chairperson on behalf of the College Registrar.

All candidates are required to obtain the application forms at the College’s Admission office or download from this website.

Application fee is ZMK 200 for Diploma courses and ZMK 250 for Bachelor courses should be Deposited in the following Account:

Deposited in the following Account:

Bank Name      :  Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO BANK)

Branch Name   :  Twin Plam

Account Name :  Chainama College of Health Sciences - Skills Lab

Account No      :  1018667300142

  • The Executive Director
  • +260 (051) 221530/31
  • 291754
  • Lusaka The Director (Training) Tel: 292444-6 Ext. 2069 Telefax: 293858 Box 33991 Lusaka The Director (Clinical Services) Tel: 292444-6 Ext. 2087 Box 30043 Lusaka Registrar of the College Tel: 292444-6 Ext. 2079 Box 33991 Lusaka., KABWE CAMPUS Pyhsical Location : Plot 37 Bungwelungu Road, Highridge. Postal Address : Post Office Box 80713, Kabwe, Zambia Telephone : +260 (051) 221530/31 The Executive Director Tel: 292444-6 Ext. 2000; 2001 Telefax: 291754 Box 30043, Lusaka, Lusaka, 10101, Zambia

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