October 2023 Exams

The October 2023 examinations will take place on Monday 9 October 2023.

Key Dates
Withdrawal of examinations deadline Monday 14th August 2023
Deferral & Special Consideration deadline Monday 6th November 2023
Information for Candidates

Candidates are advised to read the following documents relevant to October 2023 examinations before booking examinations.

Exam Center October 2023

Below is the current list of available examination centres for the October 2023 examinations.

Centre Number: Centre Name Address
306 Botswana – Francistown A New Earth Guest Lodge – (behind Nyangagwe Referral Hospital) Area A, Plot 1719, Bonatla Street, Francistown
305 Botswana – Gaborone University of Botswana –  Block 249/102 ( Library Room, Mezzanine 104) Entrance from Southern Gate, Jawara Road, Gaborone.
347 Namibia – Windhoek Emergency Management Division, Headquarters Fire Station –  Sheffield Street, Northern Industria, Windhoek.
302 RSA – Cape Town Belhar Belhar Moravian Church – Banjo Walk, Belhar 7, Cape Town
319 RSA – Cape Town Central Central Fire Station –  Training Room, Roeland Street, Cape Town
303 RSA – Durban Durban Teachers Centre –  Clayton Road (off Brickfield/Felix Dlamini Road) Sydenham, Durban
304 RSA – East London Fire Department, Training Centre –  47 Fleet Street, East London
309 RSA – George NG Moedergemeente Church –  cnr Kerk & Courtenay Street, George
308 RSA – Johannesburg Trinity Methodist Church – cnr 5th & Milner Avenue, Northcliff, Johannesburg

Special Consideration

Candidates who experience unexpected problems or medical issues on the day of the examination that affect their ability to perform to their usual standard in the examination may apply for Special Consideration.

For more information, please review the guidance documentation.


Where candidates are not able to attend on the day of the examination due to circumstances that are severe, unforeseen, and outside of the control of the candidate, the candidate may apply for a deferral arrangement.

The deadline for submission of deferral request forms is the 6th of November 2023.