BUILDING & CIVIL ENGINEERING

National Certificates N4-N6: Engineering Studies

NATIONAL CERTIFICATES N4-N6: ENGINEERING STUDIES

This course consists of an N4 Certificate, N5 Certificate and N6 Certificate. After completing the N6 Certificate students need to submit proof to the Department of Higher Education and Training, of 24 months experience in industry/practical before they can qualify for the National N-Diploma. This qualification will enable students to enter the Building and Construction industry in the capacity of supervisor or foreman.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

What do I need to have completed before I can apply to study this course?

  • To enter N4 – Grade 12 with 4 appropriate subjects above 40%, N3 or equivalent qualification with appropriate subjects
  • To enter N5 – N4 Certificate or equivalent qualification
  • To enter N6 – N5 Certificate or equivalent qualification

How do I qualify for Distance Learning?

  • To enter: N3 or 24 years and 5 years’ experience in Building & Construction or related industry

COURSE DURATION

How long will it take to complete the qualification?

  • Each level is one trimester (12 weeks)
  • Enrolment in January, May or September
  • Part-time options are available

COURSE LOCATION

Where can I study this course?

NATIONAL CERTIFICATE N4-N6: Engineering Studies - Building & Civil is available at:

THORNTON CAMPUS
Enquiries:
(T) : (021) 531 9124

Distance Learning is available as an option at PINELANDS CAMPUS

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

What will I be studying during this course?

N4 CERTIFICATE
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering Science
  • Building Administration
  • Building and Structural Surveying
  • Building and Structural Construction
  • Quantity Surveying

CAREER OPTIONS & GENERAL FAQ's

What will I be qualified as after completing the course?

You will be qualified as a technician in the Building and Civil Industry.

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COURSE NEWS

27 April 2021
Each academic year the College officially welcomes the newly registered students at each Campus’ Academic Opening, this event allows the new students ...
16 April 2021
Sharmila Cloete, who is currently an apprentice plumber at the College of Cape Town, Thornton Campus, was the only female who formed part of a team th...
16 April 2021
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16 April 2021
On 06 November 2020, saw the official opening of the BPO Academy at the College of Cape Town, Gardens Campus which will not o...
16 April 2021
On Friday, 12 February 2021, the Hospitality Department hosted a Valentine’s Day showcase. The Hospitality lecturers, along with Report 191 N6 student...
16 April 2021
Unisa’s Chance 2 Advance programme offered a two-day workshop to the College of Cape Town students. The Chance 2 Advance programme seeks to liberate, ...
03 November 2020
On the 11th and 14th August we completed the Work Readiness Workshop for the first batch of N6, Business management students of Ms. Pearl Jantjies. Th...
30 September 2020
On Monday, 31 August 2020, the last day of Women's Month, Ms. Karena Bowman from Higher Health hosted a Ladies Event at the Thornton campus hall in co...