Welcome to Chatsmed Candlelight Nursing School

Chatsmed Candlelight Nursing School is one of the leading and well known Private Nursing Institutions in South Africa. We are committed to Community Development initiatives and Service Excellence. The Institution’s point of difference, lies with it’s mission statement of developing all communities in KwaZulu Natal.

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We provide academic programmes that directly engage with our countries social context, structuring fees in a cost effective manner and providing a range of financial options, so that it ensures that nursing education is available and accessible to everyone who is interested in pursuing nursing as a profession or a career. May your studies at Chatsmed Candlelight Nursing School be an enriching experience which leads to a qualification recognized by SANC.


We are constantly developing student support systems at Chatsmed Candlelight Nursing School. These include amongst others; a spacious Library and Resource Centre with Computers, Qualified and dedicated lecturers etc. We also have well efficient support and administrative personnel. We are constantly improving learning and teaching strategies and assessment procedures.


New intake in 2016

The new intake dates for 2015 are May and November 2015. This is for 1 Year (R2176) and 2 Year (R2175) Programmes and Bridging Program (R683).


IT Programmes Now Available

Computer Literacy Programmes will be commencing from the beginning of September 2012. Kindly contact the Campus for more information..


Nurses Graduation & Awards Ceremony 2015

DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA – Nurses Graduation and Award-Giving Ceremony. This will take place on the 29th of August 2015. Time: 10H00 for 10H30. Venue: Durban City Hall. The total number of graduates will be 465. For more information, please contact the Registrar on 031 3074859 / 031 3010010 or mobile 076 0416 590