UCH Ibadan Post Basic Occupational Health Nursing Form 2020/2021

University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan Post Basic Occupational Health Nursing Course Admission Form, Admission Requirements, Eligibility, Application Procedures, Guidelines, Deadline, Entrance Examination Date, Time and Venue for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Latest Update: In view of current Covid-19 Related Nationwide Inter-State/Inter-City lockdown prospective applicants upon payment for admission forms are encouraged to contact the heads of their intended schools through the under-listed telephone numbers to assist them in submitting their payment Receipts/Tellers online and obtain PIN Code to login into UCH Admission Portal.
 

The numbers are : 

  • Principal, School of Nursing - 08131733574 / 08034007592
  • Coordinator, School of Occupational Health Nursing - 08131733575 / 08034277770
  • Coordinator, Perioperative Nursing School - 08131733576 / 08036195741

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the above named School for a 1-year fulltime course in Occupational Health Nursing beginning from November 2020 leading to certification and licensing by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria as Registered Occupational Health Nurse (ROHN).

The course is designed to equip Registered Nurses (RN) with the theoretical underpinnings and skills required for becoming competent Occupational Health Nurses in conserving, promoting and restoring the health of individuals and groups in diverse workplaces.

Admission Requirements.

  • Be Registered Nurses (RN) with current practice license of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria,
  • Have at least five (5) credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings in English languages. Mathematics, Physics, Biology and Chemistry from WAEC or NECO O’level examinations’, in. Have at least one (1) year post qualification experience as a General Nurse.
  • Approval for one (1) full year of release from employers or other training Schools.
  • The course is offered as both residential and full time. The school reserves the right to rusticate any student found to be involved in another course or employment during training without refund of fees paid.

Method of Application

Application form is available beginning from Monday 9th March, 2020 through the UCH SCHOOLS’ PORTAL at website https://portal.uch-ibadan.org.ng/. Interested individuals are to do the following;
  • Make a payment of a non-refundable fee of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) only through any commercial bank into University College Hospital, Ibadan T.S A. Account- School of Occupational Health Nursing. Teller to be changed to receipt at UCH Accounts Department.
  • Make a payment of Two Hundred Naira (N200.00) only into Oyo State Nursing & Midwifery Committee Account, First Bank Plc. 2019704292.
  • Present both the UCH receipt and First Bank teller for the payment of N200.00 at the School of Occupational Health Nursing to collect PIN (Personal Identification Number) for login and online application submission.
  • Go to the portal on https: / /portal.uch-ibadan.org.ng, download the Applicants’ User Guide and enter your PIN (Personal Identification Number) to login and create your account.
  • Follow instructions on the Applicants’ User Guide to input your data and submit your application online.
  • Print 2 copies of your form and Photo card and submit for authentication at the School of Occupational Health Nursing

Mode of Selection

  1. Applicants shall be notified of the date, venue and time for computer based (CBT) entrance examination through their e-mail addresses and text messages.
  2. Only candidates with authenticated (stamped and signed) photo cards shall allowed into examination venue.
  3. Only candidates who attain acceptable standard at the examination shall be for interview or considered for selection following interview.


Entrance Examination Schedule

Examination to be conducted in 3 days to ensure compliance with COVID- 19 restrictions. Applicants are to have staggered attendance at examination. Each day is scheduled into 4 platoons (batches).

VENUE: West Midlands CBT Center, Akande Hall, Ajibode, Behind University of Ibadan
DATE: Saturday 10th October, 2020
ARRIVAL TIME: 11:30 am Saturday 10th October, 2020


INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:

• Applicants must attend examination at the time and date scheduled for them. Anyone who comes earlier than 30 minutes shall not be allowed into the premises.
• Applicants must bring along to the examination venue original copies of the Bank Tellers and Receipts of Payment for the admission form.
• Applicants must bring along to the examination venues 2 printed copies of the acknowledgement slip of their Admission forms.
• Applicants must abide by our MASK POLICY
• Applicants who fail to bring bank tellers/receipts, copies of acknowledgement slips and acceptable mask shall not be allowed into the examination hall.
• MASK POLICY: ALL MUST WEAR MASKS in the venue and throughout examination
• Masks must either be cotton cloth 3 layers breathable masks or preferably Surgical masks.
• Masks must cover both the mouth and nose completely and fit well around the face.

 

Deadline

Monday 5th October, 2020