National Certificate: Public Management

About this programme:

The Public Management course addresses the skills, knowledge and experience needed in the public/government departments across South Africa.  The programme integrates academic knowledge and theory with practical experience that will be obtained during the internship.  Students will learn about legal principles as well as management and governance.

Admission requirements:

Grade 12; or National Senior Certificate (NSC); or National Curriculum Vocational (NCV) Level 4; and you may be asked to attend an assessment and interview.

Job opportunities:

Administration work within the following sectors:

Public Institutions: City Councils; Regional Services; Local government (Municipality); Provincial government; National government; District Councils; Local authorities; and Small Business companies.

National Certificate: Public Management

18 months (full time) and 
18 months (inservice training in industry)

Course Content: (Subjects)

Public Management N4 Certificate
Management Communication N4 
Introductory Accounting 
Computer Practice N4
Public Administration

Public Management N5 Certificate
Computer Practice N5
Public Administration N5 
Public Finance N5 
Municipal Administration N5

Public Management N6 Certificate 
Public Law N6
Public Administration N6 
Public Finance N6 | Computer Practice N6
Municipal Administration N6 

Where is this course offered?

This course is offered at Fish Hoek, Khayelitsha and Mitchells Plain Campuses

Part Time

N4-N5 Fish Hoek (Classes offered at Muizenberg campus)