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Short Course In Physical Examination And Health Assessment Skills - Contact Tuition



Employees are appointed in jobs that they are not suited for either due to physical or other constraints. Conducting a physical examination before placement can prevent injuries and diseases. It is essential for healthcare professionals to conduct a full physical examination to do a health assessment on workers to ensure they are suited to their specific job requirements.

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Who Should Enroll?

Professional nurses who are required to take a history, perform a physical examination and complete a Health Assessment and Physical Examination on an individual

Course Design

5-day Interactive practical workshop with lectures and reflective exercises and 1-day practical assessment

2-3 weeks later
Portfolio of Evidence to be submitted.

Course Content

Taking of a comprehensive history
Full review of Anatomy
Conducting a complete head to toe Physical Examination and Health Assessment
Nursing diagnoses
Preparing nursing care plans
Assess health care needs


Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Health Care Professionals for 30 Ethical CEU’s on Level 2.


To qualify for the certificate of competence, participants should fully attend the workshop Successfully complete the theoretical and practical assessment and successfully complete a Portfolio of Evidence.


R 9 950.00 (Inclusive of all VAT and taxes where applicable)

Date Venue
25 – 29 March 2019 Pretoria
10 - 14 June 2019 Pretoria
9 – 13 October 2019 Pretoria