Prometric is a US based test administration company, also known as Prometric Testing. Prometric develops and delivers tests to over 500 clients in many fields including academic, professional, governmental and information technology. Prometric has computerised test centers in thousands cities in over 160 countries worldwide. Many exams are administered at Prometric Test Centers.

Prometric works with major government authorities in various fields including healthcare. Some of the notable healthcare clients working with Prometric, relevant to healthcare professionals, are Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners (QCHP), Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCHS), Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB) and more.

Qatar Council For Healthcare Practitioners ( QCHP)

QCHP is established as an independent council  in Qatar to oversee and manage the transformation of Qatar’s private and public sector healthcare into a well defined, regulated and responsible health system. The vision of QCHP is to ensure the quality of healthcare practitioners to deliver proper health care services in Qatar.

Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCHS)

THe SCHS has remodelled the Saudi healthcare facilities to modern, state-of-the-art healthcare institutions to attract top professionals to its system. This ensures high quality healthcare system for nationals and amazing opportunities for professionals from other parts of the world. The Saudi Commission for Health Specialties aims to raise the standard and criteria for practicing and developing the health system. SCHS opens a new world of opportunities for nurses from Kerala via SCHS Prometric exam. Here are some features of the exam.

SCHS Prometric Exam - Important points

  • The candidates need to get an eligibility number issued by SCHS to schedule your exam. Please learn more about it from this link;
  • No. of Attempts: A candidate gets three attempts to pass within 3 months, the eligibile period to take test from the date of eligibility issuance. For the third attempt, you need to reactivate your eligibility number.
  • Nearest test centre: Once requested SCHS, click “Locate a Testing Centre" on to find the nearest test centre.
  • Schedule a test centre: Reserve your seat at any location listed for SCHS Examination.
  • Duration: 2 hours.
  • No. of questions: Generally 70 questions to answer.
  • Test format: Multiple choice format.
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Some of the top government and professional bodies requiring IELTS Test report follows.
  • National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) – USA
  • General Medical Council (GMC) – UK
  • Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • International Monetary Fund
  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada
  • Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC)
  • UK Border Agency (UKBA)
  • New Zealand Immigration Service

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