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Accreditation Fees 



    ASP** Non-accredited SP / Individual*


R4 937

Level 1 (1 CEU/hr (max 8/d))


Small groups: Presentations, meetings, symposia, ward rounds, case study discussions, journal clubs, mentoring/supervising  

Maximum of R1489 per application


Large groups: Conferences, symposia, refresher courses N/A

Maximum R497 per CEU [Accreditation to include presenters, authors and reviewers]

R651 International congress applications

    Non-accredited SP Individuals
Publications (book, journal article)    N/A Maximum of R651
Article review    N/A Maximum of R651
Presenters/authors paper/poster at congress N/A Included in level 1 application Maximum of R651
Keynote/invited speaker N/A Included in level 1 application Maximum of R651
Presenter short course/workshop N/A Included in level 1 application Maximum of R651
Learning material with MCQ evaluation N/A Maximum of R710 per article & question set. N/A
Undergrad supervision N/A  N/A N/A
Postgrad examiner N/A N/A  N/A
Single Masters modules N/A N/A  N/A
Journal clubs with outcome/evaluation N/A R1503 per application  N/A
Learning portfolios; Practice audit N/A N/A R3078

Level 2: 


Prior approval by an accreditor necessary


(a)                  short courses with a minimum of 25 hours with additional clinical hands-on training, plus a formal assessment of the outcome – successful completion of an activity at this level will earn thirty CEUs; and

(b)                  short courses less than 25 hours, with a measurable outcome (1 CEU per hour).


*such as private hospitals, private non-profit groups, commercial enterprises or companies that support health professionals through products or services

**Accredited service providers – Training institutions (Department/s, Discipline/s or Unit/s in the health and education public sector); Professional Associations (national, branch/es or committee/s)  and Formally constituted Professional Interest Groups (Affiliation with a professionally recognised institute, organisation and/or association and/or Branch/es or committee/s who have proven knowledge and skills in the relevant field and are in good standing in the group with a formally appointed Chairperson)