Available Management Courses

Management Assistant Courses

Management Assistant Diploma

A Management Assistant Diploma is the perfect way to start your career in management. Through Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, you can study all Management Assistant courses.

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Why Should I Study a Management Course?

Management courses will enable you to successfully manage a specific division or section of a company or even manage an entire company. You will learn the needed skills to manage a business on a day-to-day basis, and to do so with confidence.

See here for a few of the expectations and responsibilities of a manager:

  • As a manager it will be your responsibility to effectively improve the performance of the business you will be managing, in all of the needed operations of that specific company
  • A few of the duties you will have as a manager will include:
    • Effective management of your team/department
    • You will be in charge of the budget for your departments
    • Creation and implementation of new strategies relating to marketing and brand development
  • As the head of department or division manager you will directly report to a division executive, or potentially even directly to the owner of the company
  • As manager you will be overseeing either one division of a business or you could be a regional manager for a few company offices in a certain province. You could hold titles such as Chief Executive Officer or Operations Manager

Benefits Of Studying a Management Course

There are many benefits of studying a management course. Here are some of those benefits:

  • Management in both the private and public sectors is a vital part of our economy and is considered to be a scarce skill. The better trained and equipped you are as a manger, means that you will be all the more important for the progress of a company
  • Being a manager will give you greater earning potential. Your salary is directly related to the educational level you have and the skills you possess. With a Management Qualification you can rely on higher earnings than those who do not have such a qualification
  • As far as hiring is concerned, you will be more easily hired by companies. With a Management Qualification, from an accredited institution means that you will be one step ahead of others who do not. This will especially help you in the initial interview stages of getting a job as a manager, regardless of the role you apply for
  • You will continuously be learning about how to make sure you as an individual and the company who employs you as manager succeed. A Management course assures you of the skills to maintain and improve a business
  • Once you have your qualification as a manager, the skills and knowledge you will have learnt can open up the world of business for you. This means that your career path will be easier once you have a management qualification

Our Accreditation

As far as accreditation is concerned, Bellview Institute of Distance Learning is accredited by several different accreditation bodies. To offer Management courses Bellview is accredited by the QCTO.


Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO)

Our accreditation by the QCTO provides Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd with the following accreditation numbers:


Our Accredited Management Courses

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers and is accredited to offer, the following Management Courses:

Business Management: NATED N4 to N6 – 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2616


Management Assistant: NATED N4 to N6 – 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2621


Institute of Certified Bookkeepers: Business Management – 301089


Business Management: NATED N4 to N6 Course Information

Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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: 5


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


Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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: 5


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


Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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: 5


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


Management Assistant: NATED N4 to N6 Course Information

Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate

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: 5


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 2 1010024: Public Administration N4


Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate

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: 5


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


Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate

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: 5


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

What Is A Management Course?

A Management course prepares students to fill the position of manager in a variety of business fields. As manager you are the one responsible for ensuring the smooth running of every part of a business. This includes, but is not limited to, daily operations, financial management, and certain administrative functions.

Some of the skills and tools you will gain by studying a Management Course include:

  • The improving of your interpersonal skills, focusing on effective communication within a business environment
  • Teaching you the needed delegation skills to enable you to keep track of the progress and organisation of tasks that need to be completed
  • Learn how to implement and improve strategic planning
  • The efficient and well executed training and mentoring of junior employees
  • How to increase productivity of the business by making informed and effective decisions
  • You will learn how to improve overall company profits
  • The efficient improvement of employees and their performance
  • Creating marketing and branding strategies
  • As a Manager you will also be asked to handle certain administrative duties from time to time

Institute Of Certified Bookkeepers: Business Management Course Information

Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate

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
NQF level: 4
Course Credits: 120


Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

The qualifying learner will be able to:

  • Record business transactions, produce quotations and invoices the 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:

The learner who acquires this qualification should be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Make payments as per organisational requirements
  • Calculate Value Added Tax using the current rules and rates of VAT
  • Calculate gross wages from time records
  • Make adjustments for stock evaluation, depreciation, and bad debts
  • Calculate the level of the working capital required in the business
  • Draw up financial business plans


Office Administration: Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate

SAQA ID number: 23619
Qualification Title: Higher Certificate: Office Administration
Qualification Type: National Higher Certificate
Originator: Institute of Administration and Commerce
NQF level: 5
Course Credits: 240


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:

The learner who acquires this qualification should be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to allocate and apportion overheads to calculate rates of recovery
  • Use these rates to calculate recoveries, and know how to treat under- or over-recoveries
  • Demonstrate the ability to prepare budgets resulting in the budgeted income statement and balance sheet
  • Demonstrate the ability to flex a budget
  • Evaluate the necessary capital budgets
  • Identify revenue and cost curves and demonstrate the ability to highlight the marginal revenues and costs
  • Compute prices using cost-plus or other strategies
  • Produce a cash flow statement from information available
  • Identify the components of working capital and determine strengths and weaknesses in policy, which they could use to prepare a new policy
  • List the types of capital and costs of debt
  • Demonstrate the ability to calculate the marginal cost of capital
  • Discuss the effects of financial leverage
  • Explain the different forms of finance available and choose optimum components


Financial Accounting: Business Management: ICB National Diploma

SAQA ID number: 20366
Qualification Title: National Diploma: Financial Accounting
Qualification Type: Advanced Certificate
Originator: The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Pty Ltd
NQF level: 6
Course Credits: 280


Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

  • Competence in all areas of Financial Accounting
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Understanding and applying tax regulations in the field of personal and business taxation
  • Understanding of the nature of law and the role of law within which an accountant operates
  • Competence in all areas of Financial Management
  • Demonstrates an understanding of internal and external auditing processes
  • Understanding of Information Systems in business
  • Demonstrates understanding of the key marketing and management theories, concepts and ,techniques operating within business organisations
  • Understands and applies sound accounting theory and practice
  • Demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of Management Accounting control systems
  • Understanding of Financial Accounting on the Regulatory Framework
  • Knowledge of corporate strategy


Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

The learner who acquires this qualification should be able to demonstrate ability to:

  • Demonstrate competence in the principles, concepts, and conventions underlying Bookkeeping and Accounting
  • Show competence in the analysis and interpretation of financial statements
  • Understand and demonstrate the Cost and Management Accounting concepts
  • Understand the structure and operation of the system of taxation within their own country
  • Be able to 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
  • Be competent in making effective and relevant decisions in the area of Financial Management
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of Internal and External Auditing and the role of professional bodies relating to the audit function
  • Display an understanding of Information Systems in business and how they assist management decisions to improve performance
  • Apply the key marketing and management theories, concepts and techniques to diagnose, analyse, resolve and understand the nature of management and marketing problems


Department Of Higher Education And Training (DHET)

Awarded by the DHET Exam Division, Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, carries the following distance learning exam number: 01999921101199995016

Our Management Courses

At Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, there are three study streams in Management from which you can choose. These study streams are made up of various courses. The main three study streams offered by us are:


Institute of Certified Bookkeepers Qualification: Business Management

In agreement with the ICB, we offer their courses in both business and financial management. These courses are internationally recognized and completing one of these qualifications will be a preferential consideration when applying for a job.

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ICB Business Management is broken down into the following courses:


Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate

Admission Requirements

To apply and gain admission for the ICB National Certificate in Small Business Financial Management, you must:

  • Have a Grade 11 or equivalent Certificate
  • Have the ability to read and write in English

Subjects

Subjects covered in the ICB National Certificate in Small Business Financial Management course are as follows:

  • Introduction to Business English
  • Business Management 1 (BMT1)
  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance (BKTB)
  • Business Literacy (BUSL)

Course Duration

To complete your course in Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate will take 12 months in total.


Award Type

Upon completion you will be awarded the Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate (NQF Level 4).


Office Administration: Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate

Admission Requirements

To gain admission for the ICB Higher Certificate in Office Administration: Business Management you must:


Subjects

Covered in the Office Administration: Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate are the following subjects:

  • Office and Legal Practice (OLPR)
  • Business Management 2 (BMT2)
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations (MMPR)
  • Financial Statements (FNST)
  • Human Resource Management and Labour Relations (HRLR)

Course Duration

To complete your course in Office Administration: Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate will take up to 24 months.


Award Type

Upon completion you will be awarded the Office Administration: Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Financial Accounting: Business Management: ICB National Diploma

Admission Requirements

To gain admission for the ICB National Diploma in Financial Accounting: Business Management, you must:


Subjects

Covered in the Financial Accounting: Business Management: ICB National Diploma are the following subjects:

  • Introduction to Business English
  • Business Management 1 (BMT1)
  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance (BKTB)
  • Business Literacy (BUSL)
  • Office and Legal Practice (OLPR)
  • Business Management 2 (BMT2)
  • Marketing Management and Public Relations (MMPR)
  • Financial Statements (FNST)
  • Human Resources Management and Labour Relations (HRLR)
  • Business Management 3 (BMT3)
  • Financial Management and Control (FMCL)
  • Financial Reporting and Regulatory Frameworks (FRRF)
  • Research Theory and Practice (completed by short dissertation, topic: Business Management) (RTAP)

Course Duration

To complete your course in Financial Accounting: Business Management: ICB National Diploma will take 36 months.


Award Type

Upon completion you will be awarded the Financial Accounting: Business Management: ICB National Diploma.


National Accredited Trades and Education Diploma (NATED) Qualifications

NATED National Qualification Courses are widely recognised and praised for the unique approach each course has. This unique approach lies in the way these courses unite practical and theoretical skills and knowledge.


Business Management: NATED Qualifications

The tools and skills that you will be taught during your Business Management: NATED Courses will help you succeed in the planning, development and implementation of new policies and strategies, and the knowledge on how to effectively manage the daily operation of a business.

Business Management: NATED is broken down into 3 different courses:


Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate:

  • A Matric Certificate or a Matric-Equivalent Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

  • Management Communication N4
  • Introductory Accounting N4
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Computer Practice N4

Course Duration

To complete your Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate will take you 6 to 12 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate:

  • Your Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N5
  • Sales Management N5
  • Public Relations N5
  • Computer Practice N5

Course Duration

To complete your Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate will take you 6 to 12 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Business Management: NATED N6 Business Management
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate:

  • Your Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N6
  • Sales Management N6
  • Cost and Management Accounting N6
  • Public Relations N6

Course Duration

To complete your Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate will take you 6 to12 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Business Management: NATED N6 National Diploma
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Business Management: NATED N6 National Diploma:

  • Your Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

Subjects

All of your subjects for all three Business Management Courses (N4, N5 and N6) need to be completed successfully.

For you to get your Business Management: NATED N6 National Diploma you will need to complete 18 months of practical work experience. This involves actively working in the business management industry at a certain business or company for 18 months.


Course Duration

To complete your Business Management: NATED N6 National Diploma will take you 18 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Business Management: NATED N6 National Diploma (NQF Level 6).


Management Assistant: NATED National Qualifications

Almost every business or company runs on the shoulders and strengths of Management Assistants. When it comes to doing research, handling company administration, or other various tasks, the skills that are taught in the Management Assistant NATED Courses will help you to create and build a successful workplace.

Management Assistant: NATED is broken down into 3 different courses:


Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate:

  • A Matric Certificate or a Matric-Equivalent Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of our Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

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

Course Duration

To complete your Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate will take you 6 to 12 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded your Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate:

  • Your Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of our Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

  • Communication N5
  • Office Practice N5
  • Information Processing N5
  • Computer Practice N5

Course Duration

To complete your Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate will take you 6 to 12 months to complete.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded your Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate:

  • Your Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate
  • The ability to read and write in English

Subjects

During the course of our Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate, the following subjects will be covered:

  • Communication N6
  • Office Practice N6
  • Information Processing N6
  • Computer Practice N6

Course Duration

To complete your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate will take you 6 to 12 months to complete.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate (NQF Level 5).


Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Diploma
Admission Requirements

The following requirements will need to be met for you to successfully gain admission to study your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Diploma:

  • Your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate

Subjects

All of your subjects for all three Management Assistant Courses (N4, N5 and N6) need to be completed successfully.

For you to get your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Diploma you will need to complete 18 months of practical work experience. This involves actively working in the management assistant industry at a certain business or company for 18 months.


Course Duration

To complete your Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Diploma will take you 18 months.


Award Type

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded the Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Diploma (NQF Level 6). 

Career Opportunities With A Business Management Qualification

After successfully completing your Business Management: NATED Qualification, there are many career options for you to choose from, for example:


Office Manager

As an office manager you will be responsible for ensuring that your entire office runs both smoothly and efficiently.


Role And Responsibilities Of An Office Manager

Some of the other responsibilities as an Office Manager include:

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  • The authorising and finalizing of schedules
  • Ensuring that the KPI’s of every department are met per month
  • Keeping team morale at a high level
  • The hiring and interviewing of potential new staff members
  • Overseeing and taking part in the training and onboarding of new staff members

Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of an Office Manager is roughly R331 200 per year. This works out to about R27 600 per month. This is dependent on your employer and your level of experience.


Office Administrator

The position as Office Administrator is seen as the face of the company. Office Administrators handle the taking care of clients and ensuring that the day-to-day operations of a company runs without any issues.


Role And Responsibilities Of An Office Administrator

Some of the other responsibilities as an Office Administrator include:

  • The filing and updating of documents
  • Actively doing needed research
  • Effectively communicating with every head of department
  • The taking of calls and making of bookings
  • Administration of Tax documents
  • Email correspondence with clients


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of an Office Administrator is roughly R105 792 per year. This works out to about R8 816 per month. This is dependent on your employer and your level of experience.


Business Manager

A Business Manager exists to build, maintain and improve a profitable business. You will oversee every department ensuring efficiency and the reaching of targets.


Role And Responsibilities Of A Business Manager

Some of the other responsibilities as a Business Manager include:

  • Directing and overseeing the hiring, onboarding, and training of new employees
  • Setting department KPI’s and targets
  • Ensuring that goals, profits, and KPI’s are met or exceeded


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of a Business Manager is roughly R274 056 per year. This works out to about R22 838 per month. This is dependent on your employer and your level of experience.


Marketing Manager

As a Marketing Manager you are responsible for maintaining and improving the brand power of your business, while also promotion of services and products.


Role And Responsibilities Of A Marketing Manager

Some of the other responsibilities as a Marketing Manager include:

  • The development of strategic marketing plans
  • Managing the social media accounts of a company
  • Creation of successful advertising campaigns
  • Adhering to the set out marketing budget
  • Reporting back on the success of all marketing campaigns
  • Implementation of SEO Strategies


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of a Marketing Manager is roughly R305 700 per year. This works out to about R25 475 per month. This is dependent on your employer and your level of experience.


Sales Executive

The job of being a Sales Executive means that you will be offering new products and services to any and all potential customers. You will also be responsible for doing customer and market research.


Role And Responsibilities Of A Sales Executive

Some of the other responsibilities of a Sales Executive include:

  • The setting of sales goals as part of the Sales Department
  • Analyzing of sales reports
  • Reaching of sales objectives
  • Preparing of sales budget
  • Forecasting of sales
  • Planning of an increase in profits and a decrease in expenses


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of a Sales Executive is roughly R141 108 per year. This works out to about R11 759 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience, and your commission structure.

Career Opportunities With A Management Assistant Qualification

After successfully completing your Management Assistant: NATED Qualification, there are many career options for you to choose from, for example:


Administrative Assistant

As an Administrative Assistant you will be the first point of contact that people have with a company. Fulfilling your position will mean that you tie all the different departments that the company has. Doing so by managing the day-to-day operations.

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Role And Responsibilities Of An Administrative Assistant

Some of the other responsibilities of an Administrative Assistant include:

  • General Customer Service
  • The answering of emails, phone calls and any enquiries
  • You will be in control of scheduling appointments for each department
  • The completion of work schedules
  • Greeting of clients


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of an Administrative Assistant is roughly R81 888 per year. This works out to about R6 824 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience.


Management Assistant

Working as a Management Assistant it will be your responsibility to be the go-to person for any enquiries regarding company information. This will include schedules, appointments, targets, KPI’s, and company analysis.


Role and Responsibilities Of A Management Assistant

Some of the other responsibilities of being a Management Assistant include:

  • The conducting of company, customer and especially competitor research
  • Preparing reports for each department regarding all company happenings
  • Handling all the relevant administrative duties
  • Ensuring all departments are informed and up to date with their administrative responsibilities


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of an Management Assistant is roughly R67 896 per year. This works out to about R5 658 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience.


Office Administrator

An Office Administrator holds the entire office together by handling the daily responsibilities needed. This includes all client services and being a liaison between departments.


Role And Responsibilities Of An Office Administrator

Some of the other responsibilities of being an Office Administrator include:

  • Scheduling and setting up of meetings
  • Doing the necessary company research
  • Ensuring that all departmental administration has been completed
  • Making of appointments
  • Greeting visitors and customers
  • Customer service duties such as handling of email correspondence and answering calls


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of an Office Administrator is roughly R105 792 per year. This works out to about R8 816 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience.


Personal Assistant

A Personal Assistant acts as the first point of contact between the management of departments and client/staff. You will be responsible for informing and keeping the manager/CEO on top of their day-to-day responsibilities.


Role And Responsibilities Of A Personal Assistant

Some of the other responsibilities of a Personal Assistant include:

  • The general managing of phone calls and other correspondence
  • Taking responsibility for travel arrangements and accommodation
  • The liaison responsible for organising events and conferences
  • Keeping the diary for the manager up to date


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of a Personal Assistant is roughly R194 400 per year. This works out to about R16 200 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience.


Receptionist

Receptionists take responsibility for the communication and interaction of a company with visitors, potential clients and existing clients.


Role And Responsibilities Of A Receptionist

Some of the other responsibilities of a Receptionist include:

  • Organisation of deliveries
  • Greeting clients and visitors
  • Making of payments
  • Managing appointments
  • Communication with clients
  • Handling the communication between clients and departments
  • The answering and forwarding of calls


Salary Expectations

The estimated salary of a Receptionist is roughly R83 052 per year. This works out to about R6 921 per month. This is dependent on your employer, your level of experience.

Benefits of Studying at Bellview Institute of Distance Learning

As a highly accredited and recognised college Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers valuable courses for those individuals who aim for success in their careers. Some of the major benefits of choosing to study through Bellview Institute of Distance Learning include:

  • When you choose Bellview, you choose a distance learning institute, meaning you have the amazing benefits of studying from the comfort of your own home
  • Bellview is accredited to offer a wide range of courses that focus on practical career building
  • Studying with Bellview provides you the opportunity to delve into new and exciting industries. This naturally means you will be learning new skills and tools to help you in creating and building your dream career
  • As a distance learning institute, you have the unique benefit of studying while working. This means you get the power to arrange your class schedule in such a way that you can work, earning money, and study at the same time
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  • With the number of different application channels we have, applying to study through Bellview is as easy as possible. You can apply online, via our landline (0800 39 00 27), or you can contact our course specialists directly

Why You Should Choose To Study A Management Course Via Distance Learning

If you are considering furthering your studies, choosing distance learning might be the perfect option for you. Distance Learning has many benefits, which include:

  • As there is no physical face-to-face teaching happening, distance learning offers you the ideal opportunity by studying from your home
  • You can set your own pace when studying through distance learning, as you can choose when to study. You need only to make sure that you are well prepared when you are going to write your exams
  • Studying while you work is a major benefit. You can logically then earn an income while studying to further your career, increasing your earning potential as well
  • There is no need to stress about transport costs as distance learning has no physical classroom education
  • Improving your knowledge in a specific subject or industry will increase your chances of being promoted in your current or potential job environment
  • Studying through distance learning also means your studies will be significantly cheaper, while still upholding a credible and high-quality education

Frequently Asked Questions About Management Courses

To be an effective and productive Manager means that you add value to the company or business you work for. Whether it be in the creation or maintenance of a company, your input should at all times be given with the interest of the business in mind.

Essentially there are four key skills that every manager should have:

  • Inspirational and Visionary leadership qualities
  • Strategic and developmental ideas and concepts
  • Both negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Tools needed for team building and important interpersonal skills

Managers are an important part of, and asset for a company. They help by developing a distinctive and unique work environment. Managers are needed to ensure the effective handling of resources. Among other duties, Managers also oversee the daily operations of the company making sure that everything runs smoothly.

Some of the functions of General Management include:

  • The formulation of new and effective policies
  • Management of daily operations
  • Strategising the use of resources
  • Working efficiently with human resources

A General Management course revolves around all the focus points of management within any business-related field or industry. From simple and common administrative tasks to managing an entire department General Management covers a wide range of functions.

You can go into the following General Management career paths:

  • Management Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Receptionist

The 5 general principles of Management include:

  • Planning
  • Organizing
  • Staffing
  • Leading
  • Controlling

Management styles are normally categorised into the following sections:

  • Autocratic
  • Democratic
  • Laisses-Faire


Autocratic is the most controlled form of Management while Laisses-Faire is the least controlled.

The Management Assistant National Diploma is on an NQF level 06.

All of Bellview’s courses are fully accredited, including our Management Assistant courses.

General Managers have some of the following roles:

  • Managing staff
  • Overseeing budgets
  • Employing different marketing strategies
  • Improving business efficiency

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers a selection of Management you will surely find interest in. We offer

  • Business Management Courses
  • General Management Courses
  • Human resource management
  • Management Assistant Courses
  • Marketing Management Courses



Management skills are highly sought after by employers. This means that chances of finding employment are very high, as well as your potential of moving up to a high paying position once you have been employed.

Each course takes 12 Months to complete.

You can study the Business Management Course at Bellview Institution of Distance Learning.

Managers help to run the day-to-day operations of a business. They are responsible for planning, organizing, leading and controlling a business’s operations. Simply put they are needed to make sure that a business’s operations not only take place but also make sure that they are done right, in a way that will make the business profitable and not harm the businesses image.

Yes, it is. Management courses help prepare the student to successfully manage a business or a specific department. This will help the student get better employment opportunities.

Some of the subjects covered during Management courses include:

  • Strategic Management
  • Brand Management
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Risk Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Human Resource Management


These courses also cover other management-related topics.

Examples of top-level managers include:

  • Board of Directors
  • Vice-presidents
  • CEOs

Management courses cover a wide range of different valuable skills that can be used in different companies.

No, you do not need maths as a subject. All you need to study a N4 Business Management course is a matric certificate.

The study of management involves learning how to manage and lead other employees to ensure that businesses reach their goals and objectives.

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers a range of different NATED and ICB management courses.

The skills you need to be a successful manager include:

  • Great communication
  • Leadership
  • Organisation
  • Team building
  • Problem-solving
  • Decision making

Yes, anyone can become a manager if they are interested in that position. You can enroll for management courses at Bellview and start your journey to becoming a manager.

The management role with the highest salary is the Chief Executive Officer. The average monthly salary of a CEO is R 150 001.

To find out more about the costs for our Business Management courses, you can contact our course specialists and they will give you more information.

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers many Management courses, which include:

  • Financial Management
  • Business Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Assistant

If you obtained a Diploma pass in Matric, you can apply for any of our NATED or ICB courses. At Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, we only need you to have a Matric Certificate. The type of pass that you receive will not determine your acceptance.

The best Management courses in South Africa are those that are in demand. The Management courses that are in demand include:

  • Business Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Assistant

Yes, it is. Management courses allow you to follow different paths. With a management course you will always have a career options.

Depending on which management course you choose to pursue, these are the common requirements for the Management courses:

  • Have a Matric Certificate
  • Be 16 years old or older
  • Be able to study via distance learningBe able to speak, write and understand English

Yes, it is. As a Manager your goal is to lead a team and help the company succeed. It is an exciting and rewarding career.


For information on the course fees, contact our course specialists.

Yes. Any management qualification not only gives you nearly endless employment choices, but it is also a ticket to a secure and reliable career path.

Management courses focus on all the aspects that are involved in managing a company or organisation effectively. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Financial management
  • Business administration
  • Marketing

The easiest management courses to study are:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Management

Management training aims to increase overall employee productivity by motivating and educating managers within their roles.

Yes, provided you dedicate enough time to studying the course material. During your course, you will learn everything you need to know to be a successful and efficient manager.

The different types of Managers are:

  • Top-level Managers
  • Middle Managers
  • First-line Managers
  • Team Leaders

These are the five management styles:

  • Authoritative Management
  • Persuasive Management
  • Paternalistic Management
  • Participative Management
  • Coaching Management

No, Maths is beneficial but it is not a requirement. As long as you have a Matric Certificate or an Amended Senior Certificate you will be able to study a Management course.

The NATED Management courses are accredited by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO). While the ICB Management course is accredited by the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) and the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO).

These are the Management Courses offered:

  • NATED Business Management
  • ICB Business Management
  • NATED Human Resource Management
  • NATED Management Assistant
  • NATED Marketing Management
  • NATED Financial Management

These are the NATED Marketing Management Diploma courses are:

  • Marketing Management: NATED N4 National Certificate
  • Marketing Management: NATED N5 National Certificate
  • Marketing Management: NATED N6 National Certificate
  • Marketing Management: NATED N6 National Diploma

The NATED Financial Management Diploma Courses are:

  • Financial Management: NATED N4 National Certificate
  • Financial Management: NATED N5 National Certificate
  • Financial Management: NATED N6 National Certificate
  • Financial Management: NATED N6 National Diploma

To qualify for the Human Resource Management Diploma course all you will need is:

  • Matric certificate – Amended or National Senior Certificate
  • Speak, read and write in English
  • Be comfortable with distance learning

Author: Morné van Emmenis
Editor: Sanel van Staden
Date Published: December 21, 2021