National Certificate (Vocational): Tourism

About this programme:
The National Certificate (Vocational) offers learners a vocational alternative to an academic Grade 10-12 by offering specialised training on NQF levels 2-4.
If you would like to qualify with a specialised NQF level 4 certificate that will enable you to find relevant employment once qualified, the National Certificate (Vocational) is for you.

This qualification provides the learner with the opportunity to pursue a career in the Tourism Industry.The programme covers aspects of tourism principles like tour guiding, tour operations andtourism development. This programme integrates academic knowledge and theory with practical skills and values.
Admission requirements:
  • A Grade 9 certificate, or
  • An NQF Level 1 qualification, or
  • ABET Level 4 certificate, or
  • An appropriate registered equivalent programme obtained at NQF Level 1
Career opportunities:
  • Tourist Receptionist
  • Tourist Reservations
  • Tour Operator
  • Tour Planning
  • Information Assistant
  • Tourism Development
Course Content:
Fundamental Subjects: (compulsory)
  • Language
  • Mathematics/Math Literacy
  • Life Orientation
Vocational Subjects: Level 2, 3 and 4
  • Science of Tourism
  • Client Services and Human Relations
  • Sustainable Tourism in South Africa
  • Tourism Operations
Which campus is the course offered at?
This programme is offered at Muizenberg campus
How do I enrol?
You will be required to complete a career, maths and english assessment n order to apply for this programme. Contact the campus to book an assessment.