Accredited Universities and Training Institutions

1. Ambulance Technicians
a. MARS
b. City of Harare
c. St John Training School
d. ACE Air and Ambulance Training Academy
e. EMRAS Training Academy

2. Clinical Assistants
a. No longer being trained

3. Clinical Social Workers
a. University of Zimbabwe

4. Counsellors
a. CONTACT (Bulawayo)
– Diploma in Systemic Family Counselling
b. Christian Counselling
– Advanced Counselling course
c. Great Zimbabwe University
– Bachelor of Science Honors in Counselling
d. Zimbabwe Institute of HIV and AIDS Trust
– Diploma in HIV and AIDS Counselling care and Support
e. Zimbabwe Institute of Systemic Therapy(ZIST-CONNECT)
– Certificate in Systemic Family therapy
– Diploma in Family therapy
– Advanced Diploma in Family Therapy
f. Zimbabwe Open University
– Bachelor of Science in Counselling
– Bachelor of Science honors in Counselling
– Master of Science in Counselling
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5. Dieticians
a. No local trainer yet

6. Electrocardiogram Technician (E.C.G) Technicians
a. Ministry of Health and Child Care
– Certificate Cardiographic Technique
– Diploma Electrocardiography Technology

7. Electroencephalographic (E.E.G) Technicians
a. Ministry of Health and Child Care
– Diploma Electroencephalographic Technology

8. Emergency Medical Technician
a. MARS
b. City of Harare
c. ACE Air and Ambulance Training Academy
d. EMRAS Training Academy

9. Health Education Promotion Officers
a. University of Zimbabwe
– Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Education and Health Promotion

10. Hospital Equipment Technicians
a. Electronic Engineering diploma or related qualifications acceptable

11. Hospital Food Service Supervisors
a. Ministry of Health and Child Care
– Diploma in Hospital Food Services Supervisor

12. Medical Physicists
a. National University of Science and Technology
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Applied Physics
– Master of Science Degree in Medical Physics

13. Natural Therapists (Homeopaths, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Naturopaths,
Acupuncturists)
a. Foreign qualifications – Terms and conditions apply

14. Nutritionists
a. University of Zimbabwe
– Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Degree
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b. Midlands State University
– Bachelor of Science – Food Science and Nutrition Honours Degree

15. Operating Theatre Technicians
a. Foreign qualifications – Terms and conditions apply

16. Paramedics
a. Foreign qualifications – Terms and conditions apply

17. Psychologists
a. University of Zimbabwe
– Bachelor of Science Psychology Honours Degree
b. Zimbabwe Open University
– Bachelor of Science Honours in Psychology
– Bachelor of Science Special Honours in Psychology
c. Midlands State University
– Bachelor of Science Psychology Honours Degree
– Master of Science in Community Psychology Degree
d. Great Zimbabwe University
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Psychology
– Master of Science Degree in Counselling Psychology
e. Women’s University in Africa
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Psychology
f. Africa University
– Bachelor of Social Sciences in Psychology (Honours)

18. Radiographers
a. University of Zimbabwe
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Radiography (Diagnostic)
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Radiography (Therapeutic)
– Diploma in Therapeutic Radiography (in association with the School of
Radiography)
b. National University of Science and Technology
– Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Radiography
– Bachelors of Science (Special Honours) in Radiography
– Master of Science in Radiography
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c. Higher Institute of Technology ( in association with the Harare School of
Radiography)
– Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Radiography

19. X-ray Operators
a. Allied Health Practitioners Council of Zimbabwe
– X-ray operators certificate

20. Ultrasonographers
a. Allied Health Practitioners Council of Zimbabwe
– Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Ultrasound
b. Higher Institute of Technology (in association with School of
Radiography)
– Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Ultrasound
c. National University of Science and Technology
– Master of Science in Medical Ultrasonography

21. Foreign Qualifications for all professions – Terms and conditions apply