Distance Learning Campus

False Bay TVET College introduced Distance Learning in 2014.This mode of study is suitable for students within the Western Cape who are unable to attend classes on a regular basis, who are able to study independently and/or who are working full-time.
The benefits of this mode of study include online and in-person lecturer support, tutorial classes, experts to guide the student through the relevant subject matter and the option to make enquiries telephonically or via the online platform.

The Distance Learning Campus is located on the False Bay TVET College Westlake Campus.  This Campus is expanding quickly with increased programme offerings to address the demand for access to higher education. The Distance Learning Campus is dedicated to provide, quality, relevant and accredited training options. The Campus aims to make the Distance Learning experience worthwhile, effective and manageable by ensuring that students receive continual support and feedback throughout their study period.


National Certificate: N4-N6
• Business Management N4 - N6
• Public Management N4 - N6
• Financial Management N4 - N6
• Hospitality and Catering N4 - N5
• Educare N4 - N5
For entry requirements, please click here

Engineering Studies
• Electrical Engineering N1 – N3
• Electrical Engineering N4 – N6
• Motor Mechanic N1 – N3
• Fitting and Turning N1 - N3
For entry requirements, please click here

Business Studies: R785 per subject
• Business Management N4 – N6
• Financial Management N4-N6
• Public Management N4-N5

Educare: R951 per subject
Hospitality and Catering: R1436 per subject
Engineering N1 – N3: R529 per subject
Electrical Engineering N4-N6: R616 per subject

For more information on Distance Learning contact: Nthapeleng Pharela on (021) 701 1153

Meet the Campus Head

DL Campus ManagerMarian Theron
Campus Manager: Distance Learning

Before joining False Bay TVET College, Marian Theron was a lecturer at the Technikon Pretoria, now Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) for 14 years. During this time she became the e-learning champion within her department. She joined False Bay TVET College in 2008 and based on her experience, she was appointed the E-learning Manager. At this time the Distance Learning mode of study was in growing demand, and from 2015 Ms Theron prepared and executed the strategy to grow distance learning.

Enthusiastic and optimistic about the application of technology and innovation in teaching and learning, Ms Theron has partnered with local and international partners to host the North South ICT Conference since its inception in 2012.

When not at the office, Marian enjoys spending quality time with her family in the outdoors.
Her motto in life is: ‘Do it right the first time’