Training Opportunities at Christian Health Association of Malawi (CHAM) Training Colleges

CHRISTIAN HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF MALAWI (CHAM) TRAINING COLLEGES

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES AT CHRISTIAN HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF MALAWI (CHAM) TRAINING COLLEGES

Christian Health Association of Malawi (CHAM) is an ecumenical organization committed to the provision of quality health care services and training of various cadres of health workers in Malawi.

CHAM is owned by the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) and the Malawi Council of Churches (MCC) and its membership includes health facilities and training colleges. The 11 training colleges within the CHAM network are responsible for the training of different cadres of health care workers.

While CHAM Secretariat provides policy guidance to the member institutions, all the colleges have their own set of rules and regulations that stem from the philosophy of their respective proprietors and the relevant professional regulatory bodies.

CHAM is currently inviting applications from prospective students to study various programs tenable at the following institutions;

1. Nursing and Midwifery Technician (NMT) College Diploma 3 years -October 2021 intake.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

a) The candidate should be sixteen (16) years and above but should notexceed the age of forty five (45) years

b) The candidate must provide evidence of having passed the Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or its equivalent with 4 creditsincluding:

i. English

ii. Biology

iii. Physics or Chemistry or Physical Science

iv. Plus any one science subject (Mathematics, Agriculture, Geography, Home Economics)

FEES

a) TUITION AND FULL BOARD

Current fees for all Colleges are pegged at a minimum of MK1, 200,000.00 per academic year with slight differences from college to college.

 Please note that there are no scholarships and that students will be expected to pay half of the fees once admitted into the college.

b) TUITION ONLY FOR NON RESIDENTIAL STUDENTS

Students may opt to stay off campus and pay tuition fees only. Details for non-residential student`s fees can be obtained from individual colleges whose contact details are provided below.

MODE OF APPLICATI0NS AND CLOSING DATE

Written applications with attached relevant copies of certificates including phone numbers should be sent to the following colleges by 24th September, 2021:

a) The College Principal

Mulanje Mission College of Nursing and Midwifery

P.O. Box 45, Mulanje:

Email: mjnursingcollege@gmail.com

Tel: 0888877066/0888420850

b) The College Principal

Holy Family College of Nursing and Midwifery

P.O. Box 51224, Limbe.

Email: holynursing@gmail.com

Tel: 0885718358/0990305177

c) The College Principal

St Luke’s College of Health Sciences,

P.O Box 21, Chilema

Email: admissions@stlukesnursingcollege.mw

Tel: 0994965210 / 0882900320/ 0888307782.

d) The College Principal

Trinity College of Nursing & Midwifery,

P.O. Box 51937, Limbe

Email: trinitycollegemuona@gmail.com

Tel: 0999654424/0999564122/0998609030

e) Malamulo College of Health Sciences

C/O The Registrar

Malawi Adventist University

P.O. Box 40, Ntcheu

Email: registrar@mau.adventist.org

Tel: 0991295313

2. COMMUNITY MIDWIFERY TECHNICIAN PROGRAM – CERTIFICATE 18

MONTHS (TENABLE AT ST LUKE’S COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES AND MULANJE MISSION COLLEGE OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY ONLY)

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

a) Applicants aged between 20 and 50 years.

b) Applicants must have a Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or its equivalent with a pass in either Biology or Physical Science (or Chemistry or Physics

FEES

a) School fees which include accommodation, tuition and all training related costs are MK600, 000 per semester (6 months).

Please notethat there are no scholarships and that students will be expected to pay half of the fees once they have been admitted into the college.

MODE OF APPLICATI0NS AND CLOSING DATE

Written applications with copies of relevant certificates including phone numbers should be sent to the College principal at St Luke’s College of Health Sciences and Mulanje Mission College of Nursing, using the addresses provided above by the 26th September, 2021.

DISCLAIMER

CHAM Secretariat and all the colleges within its network do not use “agents” or “middlemen” for the student recruitment exercise. CHAM is therefore advising all prospective students and their guardians not to deal with anyone who claims to act on behalf of the Secretariat, The training Manager or The Colleges. You do not need to pay any amount of money to be admitted into CHAM colleges.

The only fees required is interview fees which can be paid at the college on the day of the interview and Tuition and boarding fees after you have been admitted. The Secretariat or the colleges shall therefore not be liable for any issues related to the same. If in doubt, please contact the colleges only through the numbers that have been provided here or the CHAM Training Manager on 0992859117 or 0992859136