CEU Health is the Continuing Education Unit for the University of Cape Town’s Faculty of Health Sciences.

We facilitate short courses, seminars and workshops offered by the various departments in the Faculty primarily for the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) of healthcare professionals. Our aim is to continually introduce new courses that will cover relevant and topical issues in the medical and health sciences field.

Details on all courses offered will be available on the website and is updated on a regular basis.

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What others say

Feedback from our course participants:

Thanks for a great course, I feel more confident in my clinical management of a range of common conditions.

- Management of Skin Disorders in Primary Care, 2021; Dept of Dermatology 

The course was excellent. The integration of structured content with opportunities to apply knowledge added to the quality of the course.

- Grant Writing Course, 2021; School of Public Health and Family Medicine

Well organised and well run; very interactive; very helpful feedback and guidance from facilitators.

- Fundamentals of Emergency Care, 2019; Dept of Emergency Medicine

I think this course was structured perfectly, excited to use and assist users with the software

- Introduction to NVivo for Qualitative Data and Analysis, 2019; Dept of Public Health



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PhD Preparedness Programme (online)

The aim of the course is to help students bridge the gap between a Masters' degree and a PhD, if the Masters' degree was a clinical or professional degree with less focus on independent research and academic writing skills.
13 June 2024 - 14 June 2024 Read more
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Essentials of Nursing Children with a Tracheostomy

This course aims to introduce healthcare professionals caring for children with tracheostomy, to essential knowledge and skills. An assessment of clinical skills competence in the participant's clinical setting is recommended.
26 August 2024 - 3 November 2024 Read more