Medical scheme trustee, principal officer and fund manager courses

The medical scheme industry is complex. Recently there has been a stronger emphasis on the need for upskilling medical scheme trustees. The act requires trustees and principal officers to be fit and proper and puts enormous responsibility on the board.

IHRM is an independent training provider specialising in providing training for the healthcare industry, and have subject-matter experts to facilitate and support training programmes.

The Institute of Health Risk Managers (IHRM) offers customised training programmes that can include

  • Trustee governance
  • Overview of the medical schemes act
  • Interpretation and application of the prescribed minimum benefits
  • Overview of managed care
  • Overview of the CMS annual report
  • Financial soundness
  • Medical scheme benefit design

We can tailor a programme specific to your board of trustees training needs.

IHRM offer a health care skills programme for those seeking more formal, accredited skills.

For more details contact Irene Zambelis at

Training Date:

Date: 10/2/2017