Lacor School of Nursing and Midwifery Courses Offered
NURSING & MIDWIFERY PROGRAM:
The Nursing School was started in 1973 offering a certificate course with 10 students. Registration in Nursing was later started in 1992. Thereafter in 2012, the Enrolled Midwifery course was started while the Diploma in Midwifery in 2016.
Currently the school has four courses, Diploma Nursing, Diploma in Midwifery, Certificate in Enrolled Nursing and Certificate in Enrolled Midwifery. Most of the trainees are from within the country but some few come from other countries, like Kenya and South Sudan. From 1973 to date, student enrollment has been on the increase. Specifically, yearly for the last 3 years), the demand for our services continues to remain high.
Course Duration and Requirement:
|Certificate Nursing||2 ½ Years||Uganda Certificate of Education with Passes in science subjects, English & Mathematics||Certificate|
|Certificate Midwifery||2 ½ Years||Uganda Certificate of Education with Passes in science subjects, English & Mathematics||Certificate|
|Diploma Nursing||1 ½ Years||Certificate in Nursing||Diploma|
|Diploma Midwifery||1 ½ Years||Certificate in Midwifery||Diploma|
The minimum age limit for the training is 18 years and above. The training is broken into two semesters per year.
Recruitment: Advertisement is usually run at the beginning of the January, Interviews and Selections in March with Enrollment in July for the above program.
Fees: Our fees are affordable and once admitted in our Institution a breakdown of the fee structure will be given to you.
St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor
P. O. Box 180 Gulu, Uganda
T: (+256) 790 915-167