NATIONAL CERTIFICATE (VOCATIONAL) LEVEL 2 - 4

MANAGEMENT

Subjects which make up a National Certificate (Vocational)

In order to obtain a NC(V), a student is required to take a total of seven subjects. These include three fundamental subjects and four vocational subjects.

What are the fundamental subjects?

  • Language: English which is the language of teaching and learning.
  • Mathematical Literacy.
  • Life Orientation.

Vocational Subjects

Level 2Level 3Level 4
Management PracticeManagement PracticeManagement Practice
Operations ManagementOperations ManagementOperations Management
Financial ManagementFinancial ManagementFinancial Management
EntrepreneurshipProject ManagementProject Management

Which sectors can you work in?

  • Human Resource Management.
  • Marketing.
  • Finance Management.
  • Public Relations.
  • Production.
  • Office Administration.

The holder of the NC(V): Management will be able to:

  • Assist with communication management in organisations.
  • Participate in Human Resources Management structures in organisations.
  • Manage productivity within an organisation.
  • Contribute to change management and transformation in an organisation.

HOSPITALITY

Subjects which make up a National Certificate (Vocational)

In order to obtain a NC(V), a student is required to take a total of seven subjects. These include three fundamental subjects and four vocational subjects.

Which are the fundamental subjects?

  • Language: English which is the language of teaching and learning.
  • Mathematical Literacy.
  • Life Orientation.

Vocational Subjects

Level 2Level 3Level 4
Hospitality GenericsHospitality GenericsHospitality Generics
Food PreparationFood PreparationFood Preparation
Client Service & Human
Relations
Client Service & Human
Relations
Client Service & Human
Relations
Hospitality ServicesHospitality ServicesHospitality Services

Which sectors can you work in?

  • House Keeping.
  • Food and Beverage Management.
  • Hotel Management.
  • Events Management.
  • Accommodation Services.

The holder of the NC(V): Hospitality will be able to:

  • Manage a guest house.
  • Deal with clients in an accommodation facility.
  • Work as an assistant cook/chef preparing food in a restaurant, hotel or a guest house.
  • Work as a waitron.
  • Work as a house keeper in a hotel/inn/guest house.

OFFICE ADMINISTRATION

Subjects which will make up a National Certificate (Vocational)

In order to obtain a NC(V), a student is required to take a total of seven subjects. These include three fundamental subjects and four vocational subjects.

Which are the fundamental subjects?

  • Language: English- which is the language of teaching and learning.
  • Mathematical Literacy.
  • Life Orientation.

Vocational Subjects

Level 2Level 3Level 4
Business PracticeBusiness PracticeBusiness Practice
Office PracticeOffice PracticeOffice Practice
Office Data ProcessingOffice Data ProcessingOffice Data Processing
New Venture CreationNew Venture CreationPersonal Assistance

Which sectors can you work in?

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping.
  • Office Management.
  • Office Administration.
  • Freight Forwarding.
  • Human Resource Management.
  • Personnel Management.
  • Private Secretarial Services.
  • Front Line Reception.
  • Recruitment or Employment Agency.
  • Legal Secretarial Services.
  • Personal and General Secretarial Services.
  • Self-Employment.

The holder of the NC(V): Office Administration will be able to:

  • Co-ordinate office correspondence.
  • Type letters, reports, memorandums, agendas, minutes.
  • Maintain equipment and stationery supplies.
  • Perform reception duties.
  • Co-ordinate and organise functions.
  • Organise meetings, staff travel itineraries and accommodation.
  • Operate office equipment.
  • Become a call centre operator.

FINANCE, ECONOMICS & ACCOUNTING

Subjects which make up a National Certificate (Vocational)

In order to obtain a NC(V), a student is required to take a total of seven subjects. These include three fundamental subjects and four vocational subjects.

Which are the fundamental subjects?

  • Language: English – which is the language of teaching and learning.
  • Mathematical Literacy.
  • Life Orientation.

Vocational Subjects

Level 2Level 3Level 4
Applied AccountingApplied AccountingApplied Accounting
Financial ManagementFinancial ManagementFinancial Management
Economic EnvironmentEconomic EnvironmentEconomic Environment
New Venture CreationNew Venture CreationNew Venture Creation

Which sectors can you work in?

  • Private and Public Accounting.
  • Banking.
  • Financial Services.
  • Insurance Services.

The holder of NC(V): Finance, Economics & Accounting will be able to:

  • Perform bookkeeping duties.
  • Keep records of Wages, Salaries, Petty Cash, Value Added Tax (VAT).
  • Perform Reconciliations.
  • Prepare Financial Statements.
  • Manage budgets, analyse finances of the business, etc.
  • Perform Bookkeeping.