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Fellowship of the College of Plastic Surgeons of South Africa: FC Plast Surg(SA)

Primary:

  • Post-internship qualification registered with the HPCSA or any other medical council..


Intermediate:

  • 12 months surgical training in approved posts. (Training during community service cannot be submitted). Must include 6 months general surgery and 3 months ICU and not less than 3 months in trauma/emergency surgery.¬†¬†


Final: 

  • 36 months in a numbered registrar training post.
  • Portfolio to be submitted at the time of applying for the examination
  • The EBEL/ANGOFF method of standard setting will be used in the College of Plastic Surgeons from the FS 2019 to determine the pass mark for the written and clinical parts of the examination process.

Fellowship of the College of Plastic Surgeons of South Africa - R 21800

Primary of the Fellowship of the College of Surgeons of South Africa - R 11400

Intermediate of the Fellowship of the College of Surgeons of South Africa - R 15400

Primary: FCS(SA) Primary 2 MCQ papers, no oral examination.

Intermediate: FCS(SA) Intermediate 2 MCQ papers, no oral examination.

Final: 2 written papers;  Clinical and/or oral and/or OSCE and/or practical.

Release of FC Plast Surg(SA) Final results

Please note that the results for the FC Plast Surg(SA) Final examination will be released on the published date as per candidates’ letter of acceptance into the examination. If they are available earlier, the C Plast Surg will endeavour to inform candidates earlier of the provisional results.

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PLEASE NOTE that candidates that wish to lodge an appeal against the outcome of his/her written examination results must do so in accordance with the provisions of the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) are not made available to candidates for review in accordance with the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy.