BUSINESS STUDIES

National Certificates N4-N6: Management Assistant

NATIONAL CERTIFICATES N4-N6: MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT

This Management Assistant qualification provides opportunities to access typist, office administration, secretarial, receptionist and personal assistant careers. The person that will make a success of a career in administration or as management assistant is a person that is organised and methodical.

This course consists of an N4 Certificate, N5 Certificate and N6 Certificate. After completing the N6 Certificate students need to submit proof of 18 months experience in industry/practical in order to qualify for the National N-Diploma through the Department of Higher Education and Training.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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

  • Grade 12 or an equivalent qualification

Students with competency in Office Data Processing, Compu-Typing, Typing, Information Processing or
Computer Application Technology (CAT) will receive preference. An average percentage of 45% or higher will be to the candidate's advantage (Business Studies and English). The medium of teaching in this course is English and students must be able to speak and write English.

COURSE DURATION

How long will it take to complete the qualification?

  • 6 months per level full-time (3 semesters to complete up to N6 level)
  • 18 months practical experience
  • Enrolment in January and July
(Part-time - Crawford Campus only)

COURSE LOCATION

Where can I study this course?

NATIONAL CERTIFICATES N4-N6: MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT is available at:

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

What will I be studying during this course?

N4 CERTIFICATE
  • Communication N4
  • Office Practice N4
  • Information Processing N4
  • Computer Practice N4

CAREER OPTIONS & GENERAL FAQ's

What will I be qualified as after completing the course?
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Data Capturer
  • Management Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Personal Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Secretary
  • Typist

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COURSE OVERVIEW

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
The student modified and re-built racing car by the College of Cape Town’s Athlone Campus Automotive Motor Mechanic students, under the Young Engineer...
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...