Course Summary

Course Name:
N4 Management Assistant
Certification Type:
Course Level:

N4 Management Assistant: National Certificate

Do you want to follow a career in managementThis is the beginning of your road to a Management Assistant qualification. This section will lay the foundation for all the necessary managerial skills

Following the completion of this course, you will have obtained a fully accredited National Certificate. 

Course Information

Course:National Certificate: N4 Management Assistant
Accredited by:Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) – our accreditation is currently pending.
Award Issued by:Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) on behalf of QCTO
Award Type:National N Certificate
NQF level:National Qualifications Framework (NQFlevel 04
SAQA ID:66876

4 – There are three internal assignments you can do at your own pace, and one exam set by the DHET.

Exam opportunities:
There are two exam opportunities.
May/June and October/November

Course Duration:12 months
Entrance Criteria:Matric (National Senior Certificate)


There are four subjects to complete. They will be the basis of this course going forward.

  • Communication N4
  • Office Practice N4
  • Information Processing N4
  • Computer Practice N4

Get Practical Work Experience

This course requires 6 months of practical work experience. Sign up for a free placement service with the Department of Higher Education and Training. 

Management Assistant Careers

There are a number of careers to explore! Take a look at a few of them below: 

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Data Capturer
  • Office Administrator
  • Management Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Secretary
  • Typist.

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Last Updated: August 07, 2020