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The Council administers two sets of Examinations; namely:

  1. Competence Examinations
  2. These Examinations are administered by the Council for the purpose of establishing the prospective practitioners" professional practice competence levels and suitability to be registered and issued with a practising certificate.

  3. Licensure Examinations
  4. These examinations refer to examinations set and conducted by the Council in respect of applicants for registration as nurses or midwives whose nursing or midwifery qualifications have been obtained from a higher education institution whose competence examinations are not set and conducted by the Council.

Requirements for Competence and Licensure Examinations

  1. Examination entry Application forms
  2. Proof of Payment
  3. Cover letter and list of recommended students indicating the courses each student is being entered for.