After a comprehensive training for 32 months, 35 officers of the Rwanda Defence Force have finally graduated in a Nursing course.
The officers received their training at the Rwanda Military Hospital (RMH), Kanombe.
According to a statement by Rwanda Defence Force, “Thirty (30) men and five (5) women were certified with A2 and A1 academic levels.”
A military nurse receives specialised training and acquires unique experience in areas including critical care, operating room, trauma nursing and disaster preparedness.
Common concepts examined in nursing courses:
- Health observation and assessment
- Anatomy and physiology
- Human development
- Medical ethics
- Drug classifications and use