The School of Psychiatric Nursing (SOPN) of Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Benin City hereby invites all eligible candidates to apply for admission into the Post Basic Course in Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing for the 2020/2021 academic session.
The course leads to award of a Registered Mental Health Psychiatric Nurse (RMHPN) Certificate of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN). Prospective candidates are requested to note the following guidelines:
Post Basic Course in Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing
Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Benin City
ELIGIBILITY INTO THE PROGRAMME
Prospective candidates must possess RN Certificate of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria with at least one year post qualification experience, NYSC for BNSC degree holders, and a current practicing license. Other nursing qualifications will be an added advantage.
Applicants must possess:
- WAEC/NECO/GCE with at least five (5) credits in not more than two (2) sittings.
- NABTEB Secondary School Certificate in Science subjects with at least five (5) credits at a maximum of two sittings that must not be combined with WAEC/NECO &GCE.
Note: The credits must include: English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics
DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME
The duration of the course is eighteen (18) months
How to apply for Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Benin City Admission process
Applications are to be made stating both their educational and professional qualifications, NYSC status (if applicable), and should be accompanied with Photostat copies of credentials, two (2) recent Passport photographs on white background, email address, phone numbers and evidence of payment of a non-refundable application fee of Ten thousand naira (N10.000.00) only which can be paid at the hospital’s Revenue Unit or into the Hospital’s Treasury Single Account (TSA).
ONLINE APPLICATION (FOR CANDIDATES OUTSIDE BENIN)
Applicants can also visit the Hospital portal on https://new2020.fnphbenin.gov.ng/elements/sopn-fnph-2021-22/ to apply Online Please note that you will be required to upload Credentials and Payment Details
- Applicants can pay directly into the Hospital’s Account under the service type: Hospital Services Revolving Fund Account using Remita platform in any commercial bank in Nigeria
- Account Name: Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Benin City
- Account No: 0040201161047
The application should be forwarded to:
The Principal, School of Psychiatric Nursing, Federal Nouro-Psychiatric Hospital,
PM B 1108. Benin City.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION AND SUBMISSION
Deadline for application for the 2020/2021 academic session is 5th May, 2021. Please, note that all shortlisted candidates will sit for an examination and interview on a date to be communicated to them later.
For enquiry. Contact the hospital’s GSM Number. 08032231189 E-mail: email@example.com
Mr. S.O. Okolo
Principal, School of Psychiatric Nursing
FOR: MEDICAL DIRECTOR