Date: 14 March 2024 to 15 November 2024
Venue: Microsoft Teams
Time: 08h30 to 16h00
Examination: 27 January 2025

Course fee is R 30 000

This course is aimed at Clinical Coders and Case Managers; those seeking a career in Clinical Coding or Case Management.

Entry requirements: 

- Grade 12 with Maths / Maths Literacy
- Basic Anatomy
- Advanced Anatomy (if you are not a qualified medical professional (doctor, nurse, physiotherapist, etc)
- Basic ICD-10
- Intermediate ICD-10

Module 1: 14/03/2024
Module 2: 15/04/2024
Module 3: 17/05/2024
Module 4: 19/06/2024
Module 5: 19/07/2024
Module 6: 16/08/2024
Module 7: 19/09/2024
Module 8: 16/10/2024
Module 9: 15/11/2024

Examination: 27/01/2025

Three assignments will be completed after each block, in total nine assignments need to be completed.

Course Content: 

Coding rules and conventions pertaining to:

  • Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Neoplasms
  • Diseases of the Blood and Blood Forming Organs
  • Endocrine, Metabolic and Nutritional Disorders
  • Mental and Behavioural Disorders
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Diseases of the Eye, Adnexa and the Ear
  • Diseases of the Circulatory, Respiratory and Digestive Systems
  • Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
  • Diseases of the Musculoskeletal and Genito-urinary System
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium
  • Congenital and Chromosomal disorders
  • Conditions originating in the Perinatal Period
  • Signs, symptoms and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services
  • The coding of injuries, poisoning and other consequences of external causes
  • The external cause of injury coding rules
  • The use of the South African Morbidity Coding Standards

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants on successful completion of the course.

For more information or to register email

Only participants registered for the course will be eligible to attend.