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ICB Courses

ICB Courses

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers is an organisation that offers courses in management, accounting, and administration to ready you for the business world.

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Amended National Senior Certificate - Matric

Matric Courses

Having a matric certificate can expand your study opportunities and career options. If you need a matric certificate, there are a few good options for you.

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Amended National Senior Certificate - Matric

Diploma Courses

Diploma Courses provide students with career-focused studies that will give them a comprehensive understanding of the different aspects within their field.

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Amended National Senior Certificate - Matric

Secretarial Courses

Secretaries offer support in a business structure to make sure that things run smoothly by practicing communication, organisation and processing information.

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Amended National Senior Certificate - Matric

Accredited Courses

Accredited Courses will allow you to further your studies on a recognised level so that you can follow your chosen career path with a credible qualification.

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Educare Courses Distance Learning

Educare Courses

Educare courses include planning & teaching lessons to young children, identifying symptoms of child illness, planning budgets & dealing with staff issues.

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Legal Secretary Courses

We offer you three comprehensive legal certificates. Whereas each qualification aims to improve the skills of the previous one.

Enrolling for our Legal Secretary Course will equip you with not only the skill but the confidence to fight alongside top South African lawyers. Read more about our courses below.

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Why Should I Study A Bellview Course?

The courses we offer at Bellview Institute of Distance Learning have many benefits. Here are some reasons why you should choose to study one of courses:

  • Learn necessary skills to further your career: Each of our courses is aimed at equipping students with skills that are essential in work environments. With such a qualification, you will have much more career options
  • Learn scarce skills: Scarce skills are necessary for most business environments, yet not many people have these skills. This makes people with these skills in high demand. All our courses will provide you with a scarce skill
  • Become more employable: Employers are more likely to hire someone with qualifications. Since we offer scarce skills and reputable qualifications, you will have a greater chance of getting hired
  • Opportunity for higher-paying jobs: With scarce skills and a qualification, you are more likely to get hired for a higher-paying job. You will also likely be more eligible for a promotion
  • Job security: We offer courses in job fields that are always in need. These job fields can never completely be taken over by Artificial Intelligence ensuring better job security
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Our Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning is accredited with the ICB who is the Quality Assurance Partner (QAP) for the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO).

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Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 301089

Department Of Higher Education And Training

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning has been awarded a distance learning Exam Number by the DHET Exams division: 01999921101199995016

Our Accredited Distance Learning Courses

NATED Educare: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2617

NATED Human Resource Management: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2619 

NATED Marketing Management: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2622

NATED Financial Management: 07-QCTO/SDP290618-2618

NATED Business Management: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2616

NATED Legal Secretary: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2620

NATED Management Assistant: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2621

ICB: Business Management: 301089

ICB: Bookkeeping and Accounting: 301089

ICB: Office Administration: 301089

ICB: Matric Equivalent Certificates: 301089

Amended National Senior Certificate – SAQ ID number: 58375

  • Amended National Senior Certificate: Adult Matric (NQF level 4) – SAQ ID number: 58375
  • Amended National Senior Certificate: Matric Upgrade (NQF level 4) – SAQ ID number: 58375
  • Amended National Senior Certificate: Matric Rewrite (NQF level 4) – SAQ ID number: 58375

Our NATED Courses

SAQA ID number: 66871
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Business Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4090304: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 4010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 4010154: Introductory Accounting N4
  • Code 5140364: Management Communication N4
  • Code 6030204: Computer Practices N4
  • Code 6030154: Computerised Financial Systems N4
  • Code 6030134: Introductory Computer Practice N4
  • Code 13030094: Mercantile Law N4
  • Code 22020034: Economics N4

SAQA ID number: 66929
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Business Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110455: Labour Relations N5
  • Code 4090325: Sales Management N5
  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 4010185: Cost and Management Accounting N5
  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 5070035: Public Relations N5
  • Code 6030175: Computerised Financial Systems N5
  • Code 6030165: Computer Practice N5
  • Code 13030105: Mercantile Law N5
  • Code 22020095: Economics N5

SAQA ID number: 66995
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Business Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110486: Labour Relations N6
  • Code 4010196: Cost and Management Accounting N6
  • Code 4010216: Financial Accounting N6
  • Code 4090336: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Code 4090346: Sales Management N6
  • Code 5140296: Marketing Communication N6
  • Code 5070046: Public Relations N6
  • Code 6030186: Computerised Financial Systems N6
  • Code 6030196: Computer Practice N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66874
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Financial Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4090304: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 4010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 5140364: Management Communication N4
  • Code 6030154: Computerised Financial Systems N4
Financial Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

SAQA ID number: 66954
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Financial Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 04010185: Cost and Management Accounting N5
  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 06030175: Computerised Financial Systems N5
  • Code 13030105: Mercantile Law N5
  • Code 22020095: Economics N5

SAQA ID number: 66998
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Financial Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4010216: Financial Accounting N6
  • Code 04010196: Cost and Management Accounting N6
  • Code 4090336: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Code 4010206: Income Tax N6
  • Code 06030186: Computerised Financial Systems N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66883
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Educare
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110384: Day Care Personnel Development N4
  • Code 7080104: Educare Didactics: Theory and Practical N4
  • Code 7080094: Education N4
  • Code 9070244: Child Health N4
Educare: NATED N5 National Certificate

SAQA ID number: 66971
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5: Educare
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110455: Labour Relations N5
  • Code 4090325: Sales Management N5
  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 4010185: Cost and Management Accounting N5
  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 5070035: Public Relations N5
  • Code 6030175: Computerised Financial Systems N5
  • Code 6030165: Computer Practice N5
  • Code 13030105: Mercantile Law N5
  • Code 22020095: Economics N5

SAQA ID number: 67007
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6: Educare
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110486: Labour Relations N6
  • Code 4010196: Cost and Management Accounting N6
  • Code 4010216: Financial Accounting N6
  • Code 4090336: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Code 4090346: Sales Management N6
  • Code 5140296: Marketing Communication N6
  • Code 5070046: Public Relations N6
  • Code 6030186: Computerised Financial Systems N6
  • Code 6030196: Computer Practice N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66876
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Management Assistant
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 4090304: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 4021214: Office Practice N4
  • Code 4010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 4010154: Introductory Accounting N4
  • Code 5140344: Communication N4
  • Code 6050014: Introductory Information Processing N4
  • Code 6030204: Computer Practice N4
  • Code 6030134: Introductory Computer Practice N4
  • Code 6020254: Information Processing N4
  • Code 21010024: Public Administration N4

SAQA ID number: 66956
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Management Assistant
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 4021225: Office Practice N5
  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 5140395: Communication N5
  • Code 5140275: Kommunikasie N5
  • Code 6030165: Computer Practice N5
  • Code 6020275 Information Processing N5
  • Code 21010055: Municipal Administration N5
  • Code 21010035: Public Administration N5

SAQA ID number: 67001
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Management Assistant
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 04010216: Financial Accounting N6
  • Code 04021236: Office Practice N6
  • Code 04090336: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Code 05140286: Kommunikasie N6
  • Code 05140406: Communication N6
  • Code 06020286: Information Processing N6
  • Code 06030196: Computer Practice N6
  • Code 21010066: Public Administration N6
  • Code 21010086: Municipal Administration N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66880
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Legal Secretary
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 04010154: Introductory Accounting N4
  • Code 04010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 04021214: Office Practice N4
  • Code 04090304: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 05140344: CommunicationN4
  • Code 06020254: Information Processing N4
  • Code 06030134: Introductory Computer Practice N4
  • Code 06030204: Computer Practice N4
  • Code 06050014: Introductory Information Processing N4
  • Code 13030094: Mercantile Law N4
  • Code 21010024: Public Administration N4
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SAQA ID number: 66959
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Legal Secretary
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 0402 1225: Office Practice N5
  • Code 05140395: Communication N5
  • Code 06020275: Information Processing N5
  • Code 13030115: Legal Practice N5

SAQA ID number: 67004
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Legal Secretary
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering:

  • Code 04021236: Office Practice N6
  • Code 05140286: Kommunikasie N6
  • Code 05140406: Communication N6
  • Code 06020286: Information Processing N6
  • Code 13030126: Legal Practice N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66872
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Marketing Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110424: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 4090304: Marketing Management N4
  • Code 4010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 4010154: Introductory Accounting N4
  • Code 5140364: Management Communication N4
  • Code 6030204: Computer Practice N4
  • Code 6030134: Introductory Computer Practice N4
  • Code 13030094: Mercantile Law N4
  • Code 22020034: Economics N4
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SAQA ID number: 66952
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Marketing Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110455: Labour Relations N5
  • Code 4030065: Marketing Management N5
  • Code 4090325: Sales Management N5
  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 5070035: Public Relations N5
  • Code 6030175: Computerised Financial Systems N5
  • Code 6030165: Computer Practice N5
  • Code 13030105: Mercantile Law N5
  • Code 22020095: Economics N5

SAQA ID number: 66996
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4030086: Marketing Research N6
  • Code 4090346: Sales Management N6
  • Code 4030076: Marketing Management N6
  • Code 540296: Marketing Communication N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

SAQA ID number: 66873
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N4 Human Resource Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110424: Personnel Management N4
  • Code 4090304: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Code 4010164: Financial Accounting N4
  • Code 4010154: Introductory Accounting N4
  • Code 5140364: Management Communication N4
  • Code 6030204: Computer Practice N4
  • Code 6030134: Introductory Computer Practice N4
  • Code 22020034: Economics N4
Distance Learning Courses

SAQA ID number: 66953
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N5 Human Resource Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4110455: Labour Relations N5
  • Code 4110445: Personnel Training N5
  • Code 4110435: Personnel Management N5
  • Code 4090315: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Code 4010175: Financial Accounting N5
  • Code 5070035: Public Relations N5
  • Code 6030165: Computer Practice N5
  • Code 22020095: Economics N5

SAQA ID number: 66997
Qualification Title: National Certificate: N6 Human Resource Management
Qualification Type: National N Certificate
Originator: Department of Education
Course Credits: 60
NQF Level 05

Instructional Offering: 

  • Code 4090315: Labour Relations N6
  • Code 4110486: Labour Relations N6
  • Code 4010216: Financial Accounting N6
  • Code 4090336: Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Code 4110466: Personnel Management N6
  • Code 4110476: Personnel Training N6
  • Code 6030196: Computer Practice N6
Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number:

Our ICB Courses

SAQA ID number: 23618
Qualification Title: Certificate: Office Administration
Qualification Type: National Certificate
Originator: Institute of Administration and Commerce
Course Credits: 120
NQF level 05

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Administrative Practice
  • Business and Office Administration
  • Financial Accounting
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Marketing

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Understand, identify and apply concepts of communication theory
  • Understand the background and context of communication
  • Identify and explain the proceedings at a general meeting
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role and function of a secretary in the organisation
  • Demonstrate competence as a receptionist
  • Prepare correspondence 
  • Apply fundamental accounting equations
  • Draw up income statements
  • Apply the principles of stock control
  • Explain the nature of the marketing process
  • Describe the strategic marketing process in detail

SAQA ID number: 23619
Qualification Title: Higher Certificate: Office Administration
Qualification Type: National Higher Certificate
Originator: Institute of Administration and Commerce
Course Credits: 240
NQF level 05

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Economics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Labour Relations
  • Management
  • Law
  • Business and Office Administration

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to allocate and apportion overheads to calculate rates of recovery
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the economic problem
  • Explain the human resource planning process
  • Demonstrate a sound appreciation of organisational and functional relationships in an organisation
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of equity issues in the workplace
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the interaction and processes within the labour relationship
  • Identify the contemporary environment, problems, and practices of international marketing
  • Apply the principles of international marketing
  • Demonstrate a detailed understanding of the law of contract
  • Demonstrate efficient records management

SAQA ID number: 35958
Qualification Title: National Diploma: Office Administration
Qualification Type: National Diploma
Originator: Institute of Administration and Commerce
Course Credits: 360
NQF level 06

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Administrative Practice
  • Human Resources Management
  • Public Relations
  • Management
  • Law
  • Business and Office Administration

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the framework for the preparation and presentation of financial statements
  • Form and administer a close corporation
  • Demonstrate detailed knowledge of the Companies Act, the Close Corporations Act, and the Insider Trading Act
  • Plan a public relations programme
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how management theories have developed
  • Explain, using practical, work-related examples, aspects of the marketing process, and the integrated marketing strategy in an organisation
  • Effectively and efficiently use all available resources to maximise the organisation`s survivability, growth, and profitability
  • Demonstrate an understanding of management functions and organisational structure

SAQA ID number: 58375
Qualification Title: National Certificate: Bookkeeping
Qualification Type: National Certificate
Originator: SGB HET Accountancy and Financial Management
Course Credits: 120
NQF level 03

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Administer credit purchase and credit sales transactions
  • Apply knowledge of income, receipts, payments, and expenses
  • Administer Value Added Tax (VAT) transactions
  • Complete reconciliation statements, general ledger accounts, and trial balances
  • Administer petty cash
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of personal taxation
  • Apply knowledge of business taxation
  • Record business financial transactions
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Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Identify and solve problems by thinking and making responsible decisions
  • Work with others as a member of a team
  • Organise and manage him/herself and his/her activities responsibly and effectively
  • Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate the performance
  • Communicate well using mathematical and language skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that problem-solving situations do not exist in isolation
  • Benefit by full personal development, thus contributing to the social and economic development of South African society at large

SAQA ID number: 58376
Qualification Title: Further Education and Training Certificate: Bookkeeping
Qualification Type: Further Education and Training Certificate
Originator: SGB HET Accountancy and Financial Management
Course Credits: 130
NQF level 04

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Finalise and interpret accounts
  • Interpret and draft financial statements
  • Maintain financial records and prepare general ledger accounts
  • Calculate and record Value Added Tax transactions and complete VAT returns
  • Establish, maintain and use a computerised bookkeeping system

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Identify and solve problems by thinking and making responsible decisions
  • Work with others as a member of a team
  • Organise and manage him/herself and his/her activities responsibly and effectively
  • Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate the performance
  • Communicate well using mathematical and language skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that problem-solving situations do not exist in isolation
  • Benefit by full personal development, thus contributing to the social and economic development of South African society at large

SAQA ID number: 36213
Qualification Title: National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting
Qualification Type: National Diploma
Originator: SGB HET Accountancy and Financial Management
Course Credits: 251
NQF level 05

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Process documents relating to goods and services supplied and received
  • Maintain records relating to capital acquisition and disposal
  • Input, store, and output data
  • Provide costing reports
  • Highlight trends in costs and make suggestions for the reduction of costs and adding value to the organisation
  • Prepare cost estimates for work activities and projects
  • Contribute to the planning and conducting of an audit
  • Classify and record Accounting and non-financial data
  • Take responsibility for the management of cash and credit
  • Perform tax computations, prepare returns for businesses and individuals and submit all required tax returns
  • Administer the estate of deceased persons
  • Assist with the winding up of an insolvent estate and the liquidation of a company within the context of financial management
  • Interpret statutes and the basic structures of the South African legal system within the context of the Accounting profession

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Process documents relating to goods and services supplied and received
  • Maintain records relating to capital acquisition and disposal
  • Input, store, and output data
  • Provide costing reports
  • Contribute to the planning and conducting of an audit
  • Prepare cost estimates for work activities and projects
  • Contribute to the planning and conducting of an audit
  • Classify and record Accounting and non-financial data
  • Take responsibility for the management of cash and credit
  • Perform tax computations, prepare returns for businesses and individuals and submit all required tax returns
  • Administer the estate of deceased persons
  • Assist with the winding up of an insolvent estate and the liquidation of a company within the context of financial management
  • Interpret statutes and the basic structures of the South African legal system within the context of the Accounting profession

SAQA ID number: 20366
Qualification Title: National Diploma: Financial Accounting
Qualification Type: Advanced Certificate
Originator: The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Pty. Ltd.
Course Credits: 280
NQF level 06

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Has acquired knowledge of, and demonstrates competence in all areas of Financial Accounting
  • Demonstrates knowledge of, and competence in all areas of Cost and Management Accounting
  • Understands and applies tax regulations in the field of personal and business taxation
  • Demonstrates a sound understanding of the nature of law and an appreciation of the role of law within which an accountant operates
  • Has acquired knowledge of, and demonstrates competence in all areas of financial management
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Internal and External Auditing processes
  • Has acquired an understanding of Information Systems in business
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the key marketing and management theories, concepts, and techniques operating within business organisations
  • Understands and applies sound Accounting theory and practice
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of Management Accounting Control systems
  • Has acquired an understanding of Financial Accounting in respect of the Regulatory Framework
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of corporate strategy

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Understands and demonstrates competence in the principles, concepts, and conventions underlying Bookkeeping and Accounting
  • Understands and demonstrates the Cost and Management Accounting concepts and techniques operating within business organisations, including the internal management of a business within a changing environment
  • Understands the structure and operation of the system of taxation within his/her own country
  • Can explain the operation of the Legal System about Common Law, Equity and Judicial Precedent, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Statute Law, Case Law, and EC Law
  • Is competent in making effective and relevant decisions in the area of Financial Management
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of Internal and External Auditing and the role of professional and legal bodies relating to the audit function
  • Displays an understanding of Information Systems in business and how they assist management decisions by helping accountants to achieve organisational objectives and thus improve performance
  • Applies the key marketing and management theories, concepts, and techniques to diagnose, analyse, resolve and understand the nature of management and marketing problems
  • Has developed skills in information selection, retrieval, analysis, synthesis, evaluation, and criticism of Accountancy-related problems or issues
  • Displays knowledge and understanding of the application of Management Accounting control and decision-making techniques, which enables him/her to communicate more effectively as an Accountant
  • Displays a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Financial Accounting concerning the Regulatory Framework and its application to financial reporting
  • Has acquired knowledge of the principle concepts and models used in the Strategic Management process and understands their contribution to improving business performance

SAQA ID number: 48736
Qualification Title: National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management
Qualification Type: National Certificate
Originator: SGB GET & FET Business, Commerce and Management Studies
Course Credits: 120
NQF level 04

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Record business transactions, produce quotations and invoices, and prepare reconciliation statements as per organisational requirements and recognised bookkeeping practice
  • Calculate Value Added Tax and prepare returns as required by legislation
  • Calculate gross pay, statutory deductions and prepare IRP 5s as required by legislation
  • Prepare and interpret final accounts as per organisational requirements
  • Calculate the cost of a product and distinguish between fixed and variable costs, carry out break-even analysis and calculate the selling price of a product
  • Calculate working capital for an organisation
  • Prepare a business plan and a budget for a small business
  • Communicate effectively in the workplace

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Receipts are issued and payments made as per organisational requirements
  • Value Added Tax is calculated using the current rules and rates of VAT
  • Gross wages are calculated from time records
  • Adjustments are made for stock evaluation, depreciation, and bad debts
  • The various costs involved in producing a product are calculated using standard formulae
  • The level of the working capital required is calculated for a business
  • A business plan for a small business is drawn up for submission to a financial institution
  • Effective oral communication is engaged in with internal and external clients using appropriate listening and speaking skills and techniques

SAQA ID number: 23619
Qualification Title: Higher Certificate: Office Administration
Qualification Type: National Higher Certificate
Originator: Institute of Administration and Commerce
Course Credits: 240
NQF level 05

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Economics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Labour Relations
  • Management
  • Law
  • Business and Office Administration

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to allocate and apportion overheads to calculate rates of recovery
  • Demonstrate an understanding of various economic systems
  • Describe various organisational structures and discuss their respective merits and demerits
  • Describe job analysis and job design processes and techniques
  • Demonstrate a sound appreciation of organisational and functional relationships in an organisation
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the interaction and processes within the labour relationship
  • Identify the contemporary environment, problems, and practices of international marketing
  • Apply the principles of international marketing
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the nature, sources, and classification of the law

SAQA ID number: 20366
Qualification Title: National Diploma: Financial Accounting
Qualification Type: Advanced Certificate
Originator: The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Pty. Ltd.
Course Credits: 280
NQF level 06

Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Has acquired knowledge of, and demonstrates competence in all areas of Financial Accounting
  • Demonstrates knowledge of, and competence in all areas of Cost and Management Accounting
  • Understands and applies tax regulations in the field of personal and business taxation
  • Demonstrates a sound understanding of the nature of law and an appreciation of the role of law within which an accountant operates
  • Has acquired knowledge of, and demonstrates competence in all areas of financial management
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Internal and External Auditing processes
  • Has acquired an understanding of Information Systems in business
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the key marketing and management theories, concepts, and techniques operating within business organisations
  • Understands and applies sound Accounting theory and practice
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of Management Accounting Control systems
  • Has acquired an understanding of Financial Accounting in respect of the Regulatory Framework
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of corporate strategy

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

  • Understands and demonstrates competence in the principles, concepts, and conventions underlying Bookkeeping and Accounting
  • Understands and demonstrates the Cost and Management Accounting concepts and techniques operating within business organisations, including the internal management of a business within a changing environment
  • Understands the structure and operation of the system of taxation within his/her own country
  • Can explain the operation of the Legal System concerning Common Law, Equity and Judicial Precedent, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Statute Law, Case Law, and EC Law
  • Is competent in making effective and relevant decisions in the area of Financial Management
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of Internal and External Auditing and the role of professional and legal bodies relating to the audit function
  • Displays an understanding of Information Systems in business and how they assist management decisions by helping accountants to achieve organisational objectives and thus improve performance
  • Applies the key marketing and management theories, concepts, and techniques to diagnose, analyse, resolve and understand the nature of management and marketing problems
  • Has developed skills in information selection, retrieval, analysis, synthesis, evaluation, and criticism of Accountancy-related problems or issues
  • Displays knowledge and understanding of the application of Management Accounting control and decision-making techniques, which enables him/her to communicate more effectively as an Accountant
  • Displays a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Financial Accounting concerning the Regulatory Framework and its application to financial reporting
  • Has acquired knowledge of the principle concepts and models used in the Strategic Management process and understands their contribution to improving business performance

What Are Bellview Courses?

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning is here to allow students to study reputable and accredited courses via distance learning.

Our courses equip students with scarce skills that ready them for the workplace. Our courses are of high quality and will open many doors for you in the future.

We also aim to help learners achieve their study goals at a cheaper cost than contact learning, while still receiving a quality education.

Our Courses

With Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, you will have the opportunity to study a course of your choice in the following study streams:

ICB Courses:

Matric

ICB: Business Management

Entry Requirements

To start your National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management course, you will need a grade 11 or equivalent certificate.

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the following courses in the set order.

Award Types

National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management

Award type: National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (NQF level 4).

Higher Certificate: Office Administration

Award type: National Higher Certificate: Small Business Financial Management (NQF level 5).

National Diploma: Financial Accounting

Award type: National Diploma: Small Business Financial Management (NQF level 6).

Possible Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities you can follow in this field include:

Business Manager

The key role of a Business Manager is to supervise and lead the operations and employees within a company to improve productivity. Other responsibilities of a Business Manager include:

  • Implementing accurate business strategies
  • Evaluating company performance
  • Supervising employees
  • Keeping the business staffed
  • Taking the lead of managerial tasks
Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain Managers are responsible for overseeing and managing every stage of the production flow process. Some other responsibilities of Supply Chain Managers include:

  • Ensuring that products are distributed at requested times
  • Coordinating product storage
  • Determining solutions for improving processes
  • Planning the overall supply chain strategy
  • Ensuring adequate stock
Business Analyst

The main role of a Business Analyst is to analyse the overall profitability of the business. More responsibilities of a Business Analyst include:

  • Budgeting for expenses
  • Analysing variances in profits
  • Defining business expectations
  • Curating business opportunities
  • Determining profit-related solutions

ICB: Bookkeeping And Accounting

Entry Requirements

To register for your National Certificate: Bookkeeping course, you will need a matric certificate (NSC).

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the following courses in the set order.

Award Types

National Certificate: Bookkeeping

Award type: National Certificate: Bookkeeping (NQF level 3).

FET Certificate: Bookkeeping

Award type: Further Education and Training Certificate: Bookkeeping (NQF level 4).

National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting

Award type: National Diploma: Technical Financial Accounting (NQF level 5).

National Diploma: Certified Financial Accounting

Award type: National Diploma: Certified Financial Accounting (NQF level 6).

Possible Career Opportunities

Here are some career opportunities you will have with a qualification in Financial Accounting:

Financial Accountant

Financial Accountants usually handle all of the financial endeavours of a business on a technical level. Other responsibilities of Financial Accountants include:

  • Preparing financial reports
  • Implementing strategies to prevent fraud
  • Budget preparation
  • Creating effective financial procedures
  • Ensuring businesses run cost-efficiently
Tax Consultant

The main role of Tax Consultants extends to tax-related issues within the business. Some other roles of Tax Consultants include:

  • Ensuring compliance with tax laws
  • Providing help with tax issues
  • Researching new tax laws that need to be implemented
  • Minimising tax liability
  • Managing tax returns
Management Accountant

Management Accountants have the responsibility of assisting businesses in making accurate decisions to improve the effectiveness of operations. Some other responsibilities of Management Accountants include:

  • Supervising accounting technicians’ work
  • Handling financial policies
  • Managing investments
  • Conducting risk management
  • Handling audits

ICB Office Administration

Entry Requirements

To register for a National Certificate: Office Administration course, you will need a matric or a matric equivalent certificate.

After completing your first course, you can register for the following courses in the given order.

Award Types

National Certificate: Office Administration

Award type: National Certificate: Office Administration (NQF level 5).

Higher Certificate: Office Administration

Award type: National Higher Certificate: Office Administration (NQF level 5).

Diploma: Office Administration

Award type: National Diploma: Office Administration (NQF level 6).

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Possible Career Opportunities

With a qualification in Office Administration, you will be able to go into the following career paths:

Marketing Administrator

Marketing Administrators have the important job of collecting market research data to maximise profits. Marketing Managers also have to:

  • Promote business services or products
  • Research current trends
  • Implement new marketing strategies
  • Communicate brand virtues
  • Oversee marketing campaigns
Human Resource Administrator

Human Resource Administrators essentially act as a point of contact between Human Resources and other parts of the organisation. Other responsibilities include:

  • Updating employee and business records
  • Creating information for databases
  • Preparing documentation
  • Reviewing new company policies
  • Ensuring legal compliance
Office Manager

The main role of an Office Manager is to make sure that the office space is run smoothly. This includes doing the following:

  • Organising meetings and conferences
  • Ensuring that schedules do not clash
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Implementing administrative procedures
  • Updating personnel records

NATED Business Management

Entry Requirements

To register for your National Qualification Course in N4 Business Management, you will need a matric certificate (NSC).

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the next course in the set order.

Award Types

N4 National Qualification Course: Business Management

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Business Management (NQF level 5).

N5 National Qualification Course: Business Management

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Business Management  (NQF level 5).

N6 National Qualification Course: Business Management

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Business Management (NQF level 5).

Possible Career Opportunities

Some career paths in the field of Business Management include:

Marketing Manager

The core responsibility of a Marketing Manager is to manage both the promotion and the positioning of a brand. Responsibilities include:

  • Supervising activities within the marketing department
  • Creating new marketing plans
  • Launching new products and services
  • Scouting for potential markets
  • Choosing distribution channels
Office Administrator

Office Administrators make sure that all of the personnel have adequate support to work at an optimal pace. They have the following duties:

  • Distributing responsibilities
  • Keeping track of office supplies and equipment
  • Managing agendas
  • Ensuring compliance with policies
  • Assisting colleagues as requested
Sales Executive

Sales Executives take care of sales strategies. They do this by:

  • Managing prices
  • Identifying new business opportunities
  • Reviewing employee performance
  • Presenting products
  • Negotiating contracts

NATED Financial Management

Entry Requirements

In order to start your National Certificate in N4 Financial Management, you will need a matric certificate (NSC).

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the following courses in the given order.

Award Types

National Certificate: N4 Financial Management

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Financial Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate: N5 Financial Management

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Financial Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate: N6 Financial Management

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Financial Management (NQF level 5).

Possible Career Opportunities

With a qualification in Financial Management, you will be able to pursue the following careers:

Financial Manager

Financial Managers ensure that the company is supported by providing financial guidance. Some responsibilities include:

  • Supervising cash flow
  • Determining targets
  • Cost reduction
  • Keeping track of trends in marketing
  • Supervising staff
Auditor

An Auditor is responsible for reviewing company accounts to make sure that they are valid. Other responsibilities of an Auditor include:

  • Comparing business documents for errors
  • Determining adequate levels of compliance with internal procedures
  • Completing audit tests and findings
  • Conducting trend analysis
  • Explaining security legislation
Accountant

Accountants work with financial records to perform financial analysis. They do this by:

  • Confirming the accuracy of financial statements
  • Preparing budgets
  • Doing cost control
  • Error control and prevention
  • Formatting new business plans

NATED Educare

Entry Requirements

To start your National Certificate in N4 Educare, you need a matric certificate (NSC).

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the following courses in the set order.

Award Types

Educare: National Certificate N4

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Educare (NQF level 5).

Educare: National Certificate N5

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Educare (NQF level 5).

Educare: National Diploma N6

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Educare (NQF level 5).

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Possible Career Opportunities

After receiving your qualification in Educare, you can follow some of the mentioned careers:

Daycare Centre Administrator

Daycare Centre Administrators take care of all of the daycare’s budgets and funds. Some roles include:

  • Setting up instructional programs
  • Managing academic programs
  • Monitoring student and staff performance
  • Record keeping
  • Managing career counseling
Au Pair

Au Pairs work for a host family and assist them in caring for their children. Some of the responsibilities of Au Pairs include:

  • Meal preparation
  • Setting up adequate routines
  • Taking children where they need to go
  • General tidying up
  • Playing with the children
Babysitter

Babysitters attend to the required family needs as requested. Some responsibilities of a Babysitter include:

  • Keeping children entertained and stimulated
  • Sticking to bedtime routines
  • Keeping play areas clean and tidy
  • Feeding children
  • Helping children with homework

NATED Management Assistant

Entry Requirements

To start your National Certificate in N4 Management Assistant, you need a matric certificate (NSC).

After completing your first course, you will be able to register for the next course in the given order.

Award Types

N4 Management Assistant

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Management Assistant (NQF level 5).

N5 Management Assistant

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Management Assistant (NQF level 5).

N6 Management Assistant

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Management Assistant (NQF level 5).

Possible Career Opportunities

With a qualification in Management Assistant, you can follow these career paths:

Personal Assistant

Personal Assistants are responsible for managing administrative tasks for a single person. They do some of the following tasks:

  • Making appointments
  • Acting as the first point of contact
  • Managing the schedule of their employer
  • Preparing correspondence
  • Managing databases
Receptionist

Receptionists are very important for coordination within a business. They perform the following tasks:

  • Greeting clients
  • Booking meetings
  • Forwarding phone calls to necessary participants
  • Taking notes
  • Arranging courier services
Data Capturer

Data Capturers work with both temporary and permanent information in databases. Their roles include:

  • Scanning for important information
  • Making sense of raw data
  • Reviewing data for possible errors
  • Distributing data files
  • Completing unfinished documents

NATED Legal Secretary

Entry Requirements

To register for your National Certificate in N4 Legal Secretary, you will need to have your matric (NSC).

After completing the first course, you will be able to register for the next course in the given order.

Award Types

National Certificate: N4 Legal Secretary

Award types: National Certificate: N4 Legal Secretary (NQF level 5).

National Certificate: N5 Legal Secretary

Award types: National Certificate: N5 Legal Secretary (NQF level 5). 

National Certificate: N6 Legal Secretary

Award types: National Certificate: N6 Legal Secretary (NQF level 5).

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Possible Career Opportunities

You can follow some of the following career paths with a Legal Secretary qualification:

Legal Secretary

Legal Secretaries complete administrative tasks in a court. Responsibilities can include:

  • Preparing legal documents 
  • Collecting information for important cases
  • Making appointments with those involved in cases
  • Typing legal documents
  • Updating involved participant records
Office Manager

Office Managers ensure processes within offices run smoothly by managing staff members. Responsibilities include:

  • Organising employee meetings
  • Preparing reports
  • Dealing with queries
  • Updating personnel records
  • Organise stationery and equipment
Paralegal

Paralegals work alongside attorneys to assist them in their daily duties.

  • Gathering witnesses for interviews
  • Compiling legal documents
  • Organising documents for cases
  • Drafting documents for cases
  • Investigating cases

NATED Marketing Management

Entry Requirements

To start your National Certificate in N4 Marketing Management, you will need a matric certificate (NSC).

After taking your first course, you will be able to register for the following courses in the set order.

Award Types

National Certificate: N4 Marketing Management

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Marketing Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate: N5 Marketing Management

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Marketing Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Marketing Management (NQF level 5).

Possible Career Opportunities

Some of the following careers will be open for you to pursue within Marketing Management:

Digital Marketer

Digital Marketers help to form the digital image of a company. Some of their roles include:

  • Uploading copy and images
  • Handling email marketing campaigns
  • Providing marketing reports and documents
  • Giving digital marketing advice
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Market Research Analyst

A big part of being a Market Research Analyst is monitoring sales trends. Other responsibilities include:

  • Starting original concepts for marketing
  • Preparing reports
  • Determining patterns in the business
  • Implement data found during Search Engine Optimization
  • Creating new data collecting methods
Copywriter

The main responsibility of a Copywriter is to produce text for a company that suits their brand:

  • Developing original text concepts
  • Using the correct writing styles
  • Sticking to the brand
  • Popular use terms
  • Creating style guides

NATED Human Resource Management

Entry Requirements

To start your National Certificate in N4 Human Resource Management, you need to have a matric certificate.

After completing your first course, you can move along to the next course in the set.

Award Types

National Certificate N4: Human Resource Management

Award type: National Certificate: N4 Human Resource Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate N5: Human Resource Management

Award type: National Certificate: N5 Resource Management (NQF level 5).

National Certificate N6: Human Resource Management

Award type: National Certificate: N6 Human Resource Management (NQF level 5).

Possible Career Opportunities

You can follow some of the following careers in Human Resource Management:

Labour Relations Officers

Labour Relations Officers are in a special field of Human Resources. Some responsibilities of Labour Relations Officers include:

  • Explaining labour laws
  • Making sure the company complies with labour laws
  • Creating new labour policies
  • Handling complaints and disciplinary processes
  • Managing working conditions
Compensation/Benefit Analyst

Compensation/Benefit Analysts evaluate the different roles in the organization. Here are some responsibilities:

  • Classifying job categories
  • Researching employee trends
  • Creating job descriptions
  • Developing salary structures
  • Reviewing benefits
Human Resources Information Systems

Human Resources Information Systems involves organising employee data. Responsibilities of Human Resources Information Systems include:

  • Reviewing workflows
  • Presenting employee data to Human Resources
  • Tracking recruitments
  • Performing appraisals
  • Modifying payroll processes

Adult Matric

If you did not complete your matric, you still have the chance to get a matric qualification. You can do so by completing an Adult Matric (Amended Senior Certificate) course.

Entry Requirements

You will need to meet the following requirements to do Adult Matric:

  • Have a grade 9 or equivalent certificate. Take note that if you have an equivalent certificate, it needs to be accredited.
  • Have an incomplete matric result
  • Be 21 at the time you write your exams. You can register for Adult Matric at an earlier stage but you cannot write examinations unless you are at least 21 years old.

Award Types

After completing your Adult Matric course, you will have a National Qualification: Senior Certificate. 

SAQA ID Number: 49647.

Differences Between Standard Matric Certificates And Adult Matric

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A school matric certificate mark is calculated by all of the class tests, assignments, speeches, and examinations that take place throughout your matric year.

With Adult Matric, none of the classwork counts towards your final mark. The only mark that will be on your certificate is your final examination mark.

Regarding the certificate you will receive, there is no difference between a Standard Matric Certificate and Adult Matric. The only difference will be the time frame in which you complete your certificate.

Both certificates are awarded by Umalusi, so you will have an Adult Matric certificate that is indistinguishable from a Standard Matric Certificate.

Benefits Of Studying With Bellview Institute Of Distance Learning

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers many benefits to those who study with us.

Accredited Courses

Bellview only offers accredited courses that are of high quality. This means that you will be more likely to be employed and earn a good salary if you complete one of our courses.

These courses are also considered as scarce skills, so you will also have more job security.

Support Systems

Our staff will be sure to respond to your queries within 24 hours. 

We also offer access to WhatsApp groups for students to communicate and engage.

Prioritising Quick Results

We make sure that all assessments are marked and reviewed as soon as possible.

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Register At Any Time

We do not have any deadlines for registration for courses. You can register for a course whenever it suits you. This gives you enough time to do your research and decide what is the best option for you.

Applications

You can choose to register for one of our courses in the way the suits you best:

  • Call us on our landline at 0800 39 00 27
  • Speak directly to one of our qualified course experts
  • Apply online by filling in our registration form

Why Should I Study Through Distance Learning?

If you are looking to further your studies, Distance Learning is a great option. Some benefits of Distance Learning include:

  • Study from anywhere: With Distance Learning, there are no physical classes students have to attend. This means that you will be able to choose where you study from
  • Set the pace: You will be able to choose when you complete your studies. If you have other commitments, you can simply choose to study at a more convenient time
  • Choose to work and study: If you would like to get a job, you can easily find the time more manageable when choosing Distance Learning. With no face to face classes, you will have time to continue working alongside your studies
  • Get promoted: Since you will gain new skills during your Distance Learning, you have a good chance of getting promoted in your current workspace
  • High-quality studies at a more affordable price: With no physical classes and no extra traveling expenses, you will save money on your studies
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Frequently Asked Questions

How Do Adults Register For Matric?

Registering for Adult Matric at Bellview Institute Of Distance Learning can be done by filling in our online registration form.

Can You Do Matric Online In South Africa?

You can register to complete your matric online at an accredited distance learning institution. To register, you must:

  • Have a grade 9 or equivalent certificate
  • Have an incomplete matric result
  • Be at least 21 years old when writing your examinations

Is NQF Level 4 The Same As Matric?

Yes, a matric certificate is at an NQF level 4. This can be obtained by passing your matric final exams. 

You can, however, also get on an NQF 4 level by completing a matric equivalent course.

Are Online Courses Accredited?

Accredited courses are courses that meet the specific educational standards of an educational institution. 

Not all online courses are accredited. That is why it is important to research the institution to see if they have been accredited by a higher educational institution. Most online institutions will mention their accreditation on their websites.

Which Online Certification Is Best?

It is best to work your way up to an NQF 6 level. This way, you will be able to pursue a career in that field or further your studies.

Some of the best online certifications include:

NATED Certifications:

What Are The Best Online Courses?

The best online course would be in a study stream that you are interested in and would like to pursue. Most online certifications will equip you with multiple important skills that can be applied in many different career paths.

Here are some of the best online courses you can follow:

ICB Courses:

What Is The Difference Between Matric And Adult Matric Certificates?

There is no difference between a Standard Matric and an Adult Matric qualification. Both are at an NQF level 4 and both are accredited by Umalusi.

How Long Does It Take To Finish An Adult Matric Course?

Adult Matric can be completed in 1 or 2 years. Two years is the recommended amount of time since work from all chosen subjects will be completed. This includes grade 10, grade 11, and matric work.


Author: Karla Nortier
Editor: Sanel Van Staden