Step 3: Take a course in Swedish laws and regulations

Once you have received a decision from us that you have passed the proficiency test, the next step is to take a web course in Swedish laws and regulations. The course focuses on the laws and regulations to which the healthcare system is subject. The course is free of charge.

Follow these steps

  1. Sign up for the course in Swedish laws and regulations at Umeå University.
  2. Take the course full-time or part-time – you choose yourself.

Please note!

You can do your practical service before, during or after the course.

Frequently asked questions

When can I take the course?

When you get a decision from the National Board of Health and Welfare that you have passed the proficiency test, you can apply to the web course in Swedish laws and regulations.

At the moment you can take the course after passing the theoretical part of the proficiency test. Apply to the course at Umeå University  When you apply you need to enter the date of passing the theoretical test. Once you have received our decision, you can start the course whenever you like, except for the summer break. The course can be read full time or part time.

What happens if I do not pass?

You must pass the course in order to proceed. Contact the university for more information on what you need to do to be approved.

Do you have further questions about this step?

For more information on the course and how to register, go to Umeå University's website.

Regulations for proficiency tests (in Swedish)

Order of priority in proficiency tests (in Swedish)

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