*The following programme is in teach-out phase and thus it will not be offered for a 1st year intake in 2020.We apologise for the inconvenience caused and invite prospective students to discuss alternative study programmes with our student consultants at the college. Current students who previously enrolled for this accredited programme will continue to completion of the programme.
The programme will develop learner competence in order to consistently use a variety of business, managerial and personal skills and strategies in the conceptualisation of new ventures. Future growth in South Africa must come from small and medium enterprises. This Certificate is ideally structured to empower individuals to participate meaningfully in this process.
The programme aims to optimise individual and team efforts in an organisation and to develop the appropriate skills and knowledge required for the development and continued success of a business. It is intended to develop sustainable businesses by way of imparting specific business-related skills. South African small business industry is essential within the current economic and socio-political climate. A high business failure rate can be attributed to a lack of business and/or entrepreneurial skills.
This programme will contribute towards the creation of wealth and economic stability in society. Successful candidates will be able to progress to other Lyceum programmes at NQF level 6 and 7.
The programme duration is 1 year minimum.
Learners could pursue a career as a/an:
- Business Owner
- Entrepreneurship Businesses
- Small Business Advisor/consultant
- Small Business Incubation Manager
Upon successful completion of your programme, you will receive a certificate depicting: - Higher Certificate in Small Business Management and an academic transcript. These documents will be issued at the annual graduation ceremony,
couriered to the nearest branch or posted to you, provided that your account is in order.
It is the learners responsibility to ensure they meet all the programme requirements before a qualification can be
The minimum entry requirement is the National Senior Certificate OR equivalent.
- For full details on admission requirements contact college