Chainama College of Health Sciences

KABWE CAMPUS

Pyhsical Location         :    Plot 37 Bungwel​ungu 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

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.

Website: http://www.cchs.ac.zm/

Email us at cchs@moh.gov.zm
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
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  • +260 (051) 221530/31
  • 291754
  • KABWE CAMPUS Pyhsical Location : Plot 37 Bungwelungu Road, Highridge. Postal Address : Post Office Box 80713, Kabwe, Zambia Telephone : +260 (051) 221530/31, Kabwe, Zambia

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