Port Shepstone Campus


To lead Nursing Education and to achieve excellence in nursing through education and training of nurses and midwives registrable with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) and South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) at Basic and Post-registration levels.


To produce caring and competent nurses and clinical nurse specialists who will be responsive to the current and future health care needs of the people of KwaZulu-Natal by empowering them with nursing knowledge

Core Values

  • Trust built on truth, honesty and respect
  • Open communication, transparency and consultation
  • Commitment to quality performance
  • Courage to learn, change and innovate
  • Commitment to caring and compassionate service delivery
  • Learners personal development
  • Access to lifelong learning
  • Mobility and progression within education, training and career path

Programmes Offered

  • Diploma in Nursing (General, Psychiatric and Community) and Midwifery (R425)
  • Diploma in Nursing (R171)
  • Advanced Diploma in Midwifery (R1497)

Historical background of Port Shepstone Campus

Nurse training began in 1992. In February 2000, the first group of ENA’s commenced the one year course leading to enrolment as a Nurse (R2175). On 5th June 2003 the SANC approved the Bridging to Professional Nurse Programme. The first intake of a group of 25 students for the R425 program took place in 1 January 2006. In 2011 the campus commenced the one year Midwifery course R254.

Location: Lot 107 Marine Drive Shelly Beach 4265

Telephone 039 315 5322

Campus Newsletter:

Volume 1 2022
September 2021
January - June 2020
October 2019

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