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Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: FC For Path(SA)

Structure and Fees for the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa

 PartFee
Examination Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa R 8200
Examination Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa R 14200

CMSA Appeals Mechanism

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.  A copy of the Appeals Mechanism Policy is available at www.cmsa.co.za

Examination Structure

Part I:   2 written papers and a slide test
Part II:  2 written papers and a slide test; an autopsy and a 1-hour oral.

Requirements

Part I: - 24 months in a numbered registrar training post (12 months in forensic pathology and 12 months in anatomical pathology).
Part II: - An additional 12 months in a numbered registrar training post. Submission of Portfolio for candidates who started their training on or after 1 January 2011.

Scheduled dates and locations for the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa

DateDetailsMore Info?
07/09/2021 to
10/09/2021*
08h00-16h00
Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Autopsy/Oral
Various
* Please view the timetable for this examination, once it is published, for exact dates, venues and times for each candidate.
24/01/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 1
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part II
25/01/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 2
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part II
26/01/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Practical - Practical Slide Examination
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part II
01/02/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 1 - Anatomical Pathology
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part I
02/02/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 2
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part I
03/02/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Forensic Pathologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 3 - Practical Slide Examination (3 hours)
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC For Path(SA) Part I
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