NQF4 Certificate in Business Administration

The Certificate in Business Administration Services is a sought after foundation programme. The general nature of the qualification will allow you to enter several different career paths. It prepares you for general office work and teaches you several basic business skills that will make you a valuable and contributing member of various teams and projects.
The programme starts with an understanding of business ethics and cultural awareness towards customers and colleagues. The Self-Management module discusses the ins and outs of how to be a valuable project team member, essential time-management skills and professional business communication.
The second part of the qualification develops your administration and reporting skills. You will be introduced to stock management and how to build lasting relationships with service providers. Budget and budgetary control is an important aspect of any business and will make you indispensable for any team.
The last part of the programme is an elective module where you can choose to learn about employee wellness or the basics of health and safety in the workplace.
Career Path
Students who completed this qualification will be able to perform or assist in the following office duties:

  • Secretarial services.
  • Financial administration.
  • Personal/executive assistant services.
  • Systems administration.
  • Human Resources administration.
  • Project coordination.
  • Qualification Rules
    Entry requirements:

  • Grade 11 or NQF 3 qualification OR
  • Relevant work experience – to be assessed and approved by the Academic Council.
  • In order to obtain this qualification a student must:

  • Pass all assignments with a minimum of 65%.
  • Pass the FISA and final exam with a minimum of 65%.
  • Complete the qualification and all relevant assignments and tasks within 3 years from commencement.
  • SAQA ID: 61595NQF Level 4140 Credits
    Quality Assurance:(SABPP)South African Board for People Practices
    Study Duration: 12 - 24 monthsMaximum Duration: 3 YearsOnline & Distance
    1 Year

    Qualification Structure

    COMPONENT 1
     Module 1: Ethics and Cultural Awareness
     Module 2: Self-management
    COMPONENT 2
     Module 3: Administrative Management
     Module 4: Managing Business Functions
    ELECTIVE (Choose ONE of the following modules)
     Managing Wellness
     Health and Safety
    ASSIGNMENTS:
     5 Formative assignments (after each module)
     3 Summative assignments (after each component)
     1 Final Integrated Summative Assignment (FISA)

    • Duration:12 - 18 months
    Payment Plan 1Payment Plan 2Payment Plan 3Full Payment
    R830 X 16R1660 X 8R1328 X 12R13280
    Debit Order OnlyDebit Order OnlyDeposit/EFTOnce Off