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Advanced Training in ICD-10 Coding

Entry requirements: Completion of Intermediate Training in ICD-10 Coding or equivalent course or competency test





May 2017


12 months

from date of registration

Contact sessions once a month and 1 assignment per month. Examination in 12th month.

Course fee is R 25 000

Course Content: 

  • Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Neoplasms
  • Diseases of the Blood and Blood Forming Organs
  • Endocrine, Metabollic and Nutritional Disorders
  • Mental and Behavioural Disorders
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Diseases of the Eye and Adnexia
  • Diseases of the Ear
  • Diseases of the Circulatory System
  • Diseases of the Respiratory System
  • Diseases of the Digestive System
  • Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
  • Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Diseases of the Genito-urinary System
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium
  • Congenital and Chromosomal disorders
  • Conditions originating in the Perinatal Period
  • Signs, symptoms and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services
  • The coding of injuries, poisoning and other consequences of external causes
  • The external cause of injury coding rules
  • The use of the SA Morbidity Coding Standards

Email ce.administration@uct.ac.za to register.