Available Post-Matric Courses

Accredited Courses

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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CIMA Courses

CIMA courses equip students with skills in Business and Accounting. You can complete a CIMA course through an external learning institution like Bellview.

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Diploma Courses

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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Educare Courses

Educare Diploma

An Educare Diploma course is a great way to start your Educare professional journey. Bellview has all NATED Educare courses you can study.

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ICB Courses

ICB Courses

Bellview offers a number of ICB courses to help you prepare for a career in business by teaching you management, administrative, and bookkeeping skills.

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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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Management Courses

Management Courses

Management Courses refer to all the managerial aspects of a business or company. They are ideal for students looking into a career in the management sector.

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NATED Courses

NATED Courses

There are many reasons why studying a NATED course is a good idea. NATED courses are designed and presented to potential students who wish to further their careers and obtain their national diplomas.

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Secretarial Courses

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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Why Should I Further My Studies After Matric?

If you choose to further your studies after matric, you will receive many benefits such as:

  • Pursue your interests in a specific subject area
  • Meet the entry requirements of a specific learning institution
  • Become more employable
  • Gain scarce skills
  • Have more job security
  • Have more career opportunities
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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


Our Accredited Entry Level ICB Courses

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
Course Credits: 120
NQF level 04


Instructional Offering/Exit Level Outcomes:

The qualifying learner will be able to:

  • Record business transactions and prepare statements
  • Calculate Value Added Tax (VAT) and prepare tax returns
  • Calculate gross pay and deductions 
  • Prepare IRP 5s as required by legislation
  • Interpret final accounts as per organisational requirements
  • Calculate the cost of products and distinguish between fixed and variable costs, carry out break-even analysis and calculate selling prices
  • Prepare a business plan and budget
  • Communicate effectively in the workplace


Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

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

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


Office Administration: ICB National Certificate

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:

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

  • Allocate overheads to calculate recovery rates
  • Use these rates to calculate recoveries, and know how to treat under- or over-recoveries
  • Prepare a budgeted income statement and balance sheet
  • Evaluate capital budgets
  • Identify revenue and cost curves to highlight marginal revenues and costs
  • Compute prices
  • Produce cash flow statements
  • Determine strengths and weaknesses in policy to prepare a more suitable policy
  • Calculate marginal cost of capital
  • Discuss the effects of financial leverage
  • Explain the different forms of available finance


Bookkeeping: ICB National Certificate

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

     

Critical Cross-Field Outcomes:

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

  • 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 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

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 Entry Level NATED Courses

NATED Business Management

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2616


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 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

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 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

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 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


NATED Financial Management

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 07-QCTO/SDP290618-2618


Financial Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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

Financial Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

SAQA ID number: 66998 
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 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


NATED Educare

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2617


Educare: NATED N4 National Certificate

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

Educare: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


NATED Management Assistant

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2621


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 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

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 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

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 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

NATED Legal Secretary

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2620


Legal Secretary: NATED N4 National Certificate

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

Legal Secretary: NATED N5 National Certificate

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

Legal Secretary: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


NATED Marketing Management

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2622


Marketing Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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

Marketing Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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

Marketing Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


NATED Human Resource Management

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) Accreditation

Bellview Institute of Distance Learning Pty. Ltd. Accreditation Number: 01-QCTO/SDP290618-2619


Human Resource Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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

Human Resource Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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

Human Resource Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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

What Are Courses That Can Be Completed After Matric?

As the name suggests, the entry requirements for these courses are having a matric certificate (NSC). 

These courses are created to help students further their studies after matric. They equip students with special skills in the field they choose to study and result in a reputable qualification.

Our Courses

ICB: Business Management


Entry Requirements

You need a grade 11 certificate to start your Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Small Business Financial Management: ICB National Certificate

Award type: National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management and a Programme Completion Certificate (NQF level 4).


Office Administration – Business Management: ICB Higher Certificate

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


Financial Accounting – Business Management: ICB National Diploma

Award type: National Diploma: Small Business Financial Management and a Programme Completion Certificate (NQF level 6).


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Business Management include:


Business Analyst

Business Analysts help businesses with analysing their products, services, and processes to help them make more profitable decisions. Roles of a Business Analyst include:

  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Defining business requirements
  • Planning and monitoring budgets
  • Variance analysis
  • Pricing

Human Resource Manager

Human Resource Managers work to direct the routine functions within an organisation regarding employees and their work environment. Roles of a Human Resource Manager include:

  • Hiring potential employees
  • Administering training
  • Enforcing company policies and practices
  • Compiling employee benefit surveys
  • Administering pay, leave, and other benefits

Payroll Administrator

Payroll Administrators work with timekeeping systems to collect and review timesheets. Roles of a Payroll Administrator include:

  • Calculating payable hours and bonuses
  • Processing payrolls
  • Issuing paychecks
  • Filing tax and voluntary deduction reports
  • Documenting and updating payroll procedures


ICB: Bookkeeping and Accounting


Entry Requirements

You will need a matric certificate (NSC) to start your course in Bookkeeping: ICB National Certificate. 

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Bookkeeping: ICB National Certificate

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


Bookkeeping: ICB FET Certificate

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


Technical Financial Accounting: ICB National Diploma

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


Certified Financial Accounting: ICB National Diploma

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Financial Accounting include:


Financial Accountant

Financial Accountants oversee all of the different financial accounts of a company. Roles of a Financial Accountant include:

  • Preparing financial reports and records
  • Creating effective procedures for finances
  • Preparing budgets
  • Planning to prevent errors and fraud
  • Working to make the business more cost-effective

Tax Consultant

Tax Consultants help organizations with any tax-related responsibilities or queries. Roles of a Tax Consultant include:

  • Researching tax laws
  • Managing tax returns
  • Minimising tax liability
  • Ensuring compliance with tax obligations
  • Explaining tax-related issues

Management Accountant

Management Accountants help businesses to make accurate accounting decisions to improve efficiency. Roles of a tax consultant include:

  • Supervising accounting technicians
  • Managing financial policies
  • Managing company investments
  • Risk management
  • Undertaking audits


ICB: Office Administration


Entry Requirements

You will need a matric or matric equivalent certificate to register for your Office Administration: ICB National Certificate course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Office Administration: ICB National Certificate

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


Office Administration: ICB Higher Certificate

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


Office Administration: ICB National Diploma

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Office Administration include:


Marketing Administrator

Marketing Administrators are responsible for market research to maximise profits. Roles of a Marketing Administrator include:

  • Promoting products
  • Researching trends
  • Implementing marketing strategies
  • Communicating brand virtues
  • Overseeing marketing campaigns

Human Resource Administrator

Human Resource Administrators act as the first point of contact for any Human Resource-related matters. Roles of a Human Resource Administrator include:

  • Creating employee records
  • Updating databases
  • Preparing employee documentation
  • Reviewing company policies
  • Ensuring legal compliance

Office Manager

Office Managers mostly do organisational tasks to keep the office running smoothly. Roles of an Office Manager include:

  • Organising meetings
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Organising events and conferences
  • Implementing administrative procedures
  • Keeping personnel records updated

NATED Business Management


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to start an N4 National Qualification Course in Business Management.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Business Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Business Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Business Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Business Management include:


Marketing Manager

Marketing Managers handle the promotion and positioning of a brand. Roles of a Marketing Manager include:

  • Supervising business activities
  • Creating marketing plans
  • Launching new products
  • Selecting the best distribution channels
  • Identifying potential markets

Office Administrator

Office Administrators ensure that staff has adequate support to work efficiently within their environment. Roles of an Office Administrator include:

  • Ensuring compliance with company policies
  • Dividing responsibility
  • Keeping stock of office supplies
  • Managing agendas
  • Assisting colleagues when necessary

Sales Executive

Sales Executives mostly work on sales strategies within the business. Roles of a Sales Executive include:

  • Negotiating prices
  • Accumulating new business
  • Reviewing sales performance
  • Demonstrating and presenting products
  • Negotiating contracts


NATED Financial Management


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to register for your National Certificate: N4 Financial Management course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Financial Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Financial Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Financial Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Financial Management include:


Financial Manager

Financial Managers provide financial guidance to support the company. Roles of a Financial Manager include:

  • Monitoring cash flow
  • Analysing targets
  • Looking for cost-reduction opportunities
  • Keeping track of market trends
  • Supervising staff

Auditor

Auditors review company accounts and ensure the validity of their financial records. Roles of an Auditor include:

  • Comparing documents
  • Ensuring compliance with necessary procedures
  • Completing audit tests and findings
  • Analyzing trends
  • Studying and implementing security legislation

Accountant

Accountants use financial records compiled by bookkeepers to perform financial analysis. Roles of an Accountant include:

  • Ensuring the accuracy of financial documents
  • Preparing budget plans
  • Cost control
  • Preventing accounting errors
  • Formatting accounting plans


NATED Educare


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to register for an Educare National Certificate N4 course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Educare: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Educare: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Educare: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Educare include:


Daycare Centre Administrator

Daycare Centre Administrators mostly handle the budgeting and distribution of funds within a daycare. Roles of a Daycare Center Administrator include:

  • Creating instructional resource programs
  • Developing academic programs
  • Monitoring students and staff for progress
  • Administer record keeping
  • Managing career counseling

Au Pair

Au Pairs help to take care of children in the host family at agreed times. Roles of an Au Pair include:

  • Preparing meals and snacks
  • Keeping the children on schedule
  • Transporting children
  • Tidying up
  • Playing with the children

Babysitter

Babysitters are expected to attend to all of the child’s needs within the timeframe families request. Some responsibilities of a Babysitter include:

  • Keeping the children entertained
  • Enforce bedtime rules
  • Keeping play areas clean
  • Helping children with homework
  • Feeding children


NATED Legal Secretary


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to register for your National Certificate: N4 Legal Secretary course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Legal Secretary: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Legal Secretary: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Legal Secretary: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Legal Secretary include:


Legal Secretary

Legal Secretaries mostly perform law-specific tasks. Some responsibilities of a Legal Secretary include:

  • Making appointments with clients
  • Typing up legal documents
  • Attending court sittings
  • Updating records
  • Preparing court documents

Office Manager

Office Managers mostly do organisational tasks to keep the office running smoothly. Roles of an Office Manager include:

  • Organising meetings
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Organising conferences
  • Implementing administrative procedures
  • Keeping records updated

Paralegal

Paralegals work alongside attorneys and assist them with more administrative tasks. Some roles of a Paralegal include:

  • Locating witnesses for interviews
  • Drafting legal documents
  • Conducting legal research
  • Conducting investigations
  • Organising documents


NATED Management Assistant


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to complete your Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Management Assistant: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Management Assistant: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Management Assistant: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Management Assistant include:


Personal Assistant

Personal Assistants help with the daily management of a single person’s affairs. Some roles of Personal Assistants include:

  • Acting as a first point of contact
  • Managing databases
  • Organising meetings
  • Preparing correspondence
  • Keeping the client informed of their daily schedule

Receptionist

Receptionists are responsible for the coordination within a business. Some responsibilities of Receptionists include:

  • Meeting clients
  • Booking meetings that fit the business schedule
  • Arranging couriers
  • Forwarding phone calls
  • Taking notes from clients

Data Capturer

Data Capturers work with temporary and permanent data in business databases. Some responsibilities of a Data Capturer include:

  • Scanning data for important information
  • Reviewing data for errors or incompatibility
  • Responding to data queries
  • Completing unfinished documents
  • Distributing files as necessary


NATED Marketing Management


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to register for a course in N4 Marketing Management.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Marketing Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Marketing Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Marketing Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities in the field of Marketing Management include:


Digital Marketer

Digital Marketers help companies to form their public image. Some of the roles of Digital Marketers include:

  • Uploading text copy and images for websites
  • Starting email marketing campaigns
  • Providing marketing reports
  • Planning digital marketing campaigns
  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Market Research Analyst

Market Research Analysts are responsible for monitoring and forecasting marketing sales trends. Roles of a Market Research Analyst include:

  • Creating surveys
  • Examining the accuracy of data
  • Finding patterns to determine new business opportunities
  • Evaluate data collecting methods
  • Preparing marketing research reports

Copywriter

Copywriters produce engaging text that clearly shows the brand of the business throughout different advertising platforms. Some roles of Copywriters include:

  • Creating original writing concepts
  • Analysing which language styles suit the company best
  • Being consistent with the brand voice
  • Using terms found through Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) research
  • Creating style guides


NATED Human Resource Management


Entry Requirements

You need a matric certificate (NSC) to register for your National Certificate N4: Human Resource Management course.

Each course then counts as the entry requirement for the next course.


Award Types

Human Resource Management: NATED N4 National Certificate

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


Human Resource Management: NATED N5 National Certificate

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


Human Resource Management: NATED N6 National Certificate

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


Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities within the field of Human Resource Management include:


Labour Relations Officers

Labour Relations Officers mostly provide help and guidance to Human Resource personnel. Some roles of Labour Relations Officers include:

  • Promoting the interest of the business and its employees
  • Providing advice to stakeholders
  • Resolving disputes
  • Help in managing contracts
  • Investigate new complaints

Compensation/Benefit Analyst

Compensation/Benefits Analysts evaluate existing and potential jobs and classify them by their importance. Some roles of a Compensation/Benefits Analyst include:

  • Researching pay
  • Developing proposed salaries
  • Analysing data on payments
  • Creating benefit packages
  • Analysing employee responses to compensation

Human Resources Information Systems

Those in Human Resource Information Systems provide Human Resources with the necessary information to make decisions. Some of the roles of those in Human Resources Information Systems include:

  • Absence and leave management
  • Master data management (MDM)
  • Managing workflows
  • Performance appraisals
  • Recruiting and applicant tracking

Benefits Of Studying A Course With Bellview Institute of Distance Learning

If you are looking to study a course after matric, you can do so with Bellview Institute of Distance Learning. Here are some benefits of studying with Bellview:

  • Bellview offers support: At Bellview, our staff responds to queries within 24 hours. We will assist you with choosing the best course for you and help you register. You will also be able to interact with students through groups on the Together We Pass platform
  • We handle the delivery of course materials: After registering for one of our many reputable courses, we will have your course materials delivered within 5 days
  • Fast results: With Bellview, your assessments will be marked as soon as possible to provide feedback on your results
  • Register when you are ready: Bellview has year-round registration. This means that you can take your time to register for one of our courses
  • Application: If you want to register with Bellview, you can call us on our landline (0800 39 00 27), speak to one of our course experts, or apply online
What To Study After Matric 1

Why Should I Study A Distance Learning Course?

Distance learning is a great option, especially for those who have just finished matric. Here are some reasons why distance learning is a good option:

  • Work while you study: If you would like to gain some practical work experience and an income while you study, distance learning is a great option for you. With no time constraints, you can get a job and study whenever you are free
  • Study wherever you want to: There are no physical classes during distance learning. This allows you to study from any place you want to
  • Set your schedule: With no physical classes, you can create a schedule that will suit you. You can work around your other duties and get things done when you have the time
  • Study at a cheaper cost: With no physical classes and no extra traveling expenses, your studies will cost less
What To Study After Matric 2

Frequently Asked Questions

Jobs in the following fields are in high demand:

  • Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Administration
  • Management

Deciding what to do after matric depends on your pass level, interests, what you are naturally good at, and the career path you would like to follow.

You can study at a University level, continue your studies through distance learning, or simply go straight into the work field. 

Each option has its benefits. If you do not need further studies for your career choice, you can simply start working and gain practical experience.

If you want to go into a career path that requires further education, you can choose to further your studies.

If you are unsure about what you want to do after matric, you can even choose to take a gap year. This will give you time to get a job and save some money or determine what you want to do with your future.

Although there are a few options after matric, one of the most common options is furthering your studies.

Furthering your studies will make you more employable. You will also be able to learn scarce skills that will increase job security. You will also have more job options to choose from if you get further qualifications.

You need to write at least 6 subjects in your matric year. Out of these subjects, you will need to pass 5 to pass your matric year. If you fail one subject, you will need:

  • At least 40% for your Home Language
  • At least 40% for four other High Credit subjects

All career fields essentially fall into one of the following 6 categories:

  • Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Business, Management, and Administration
  • Communications and Information Systems
  • Engineering, Manufacturing, and Technology
  • Health Science Technology
  • Human Services

In order to pass matric on a Bachelor’s Degree level, you will need to get:

  • A minimum of 40% for your Home Language
  • A minimum of 50% in 4 other high credit subjects
  • A minimum of 30% for 2 other subjects

Once you have finished matric, you have many options. It could help to take a career quiz to see which career paths match your interests. The most important thing is to do what makes you happy and fulfills you.

You can start off by:

  • Taking a gap year to find what interests you
  • Gaining work experience
  • Furthering your studies

Here are some of the benefits of starting to work after matric:

  • Gain financial independence
  • Receive training and basic knowledge for the job
  • Get used to the work field
  • Work while furthering your studies through Distance Learning in your free time
  • Test out if you like your work field
  • Find out what your interests are

No, you cannot. This is regarded as a crime punishable by fines, jail time, or both.

Accredited courses are created to equip students with practical and technical skills that are not taught in other courses or programmes. The aim of these courses is to make sure that students are ready to enter the workforce with their qualifications.

Matric is on an NQF level 04.

Umalusi accredits and awards reputable matric courses.

Yes, the Adult Matric programme and related certificates are Distance Learning courses. This means that you can study Matric online.

While this might be very advantageous for many young people. Starting work immediately after Matric will restrict you from being able to get the knowledge and training you will need to get a higher paying job than the entry-level jobs you will be getting. 

So, although it is possible it would be advisable to take your education further in order to open yourself up to better opportunities.

The biggest benefit of a taking a gap year is to determine what your interests are by gaining experience in different fields.

Distance Learning courses will allow you to further your skill set and determine what you want to do in the future while giving you the freedom to explore. With no set study times or schedules, you can study whenever you want to. This also makes it easier for you to explore different work environments while studying.

NATED Courses are post Matric qualifications. They are for students who already have their Matric Certificates and want to further their studies in business related courses.

In order to choose the best career, you need to identify a few things for yourself such as:

  • What are you passionate about?
  • What are your needs and wants?
  • List the things you are interested in?
  • Research the jobs that are relevant to what you are interested in

Matric is important because it is the minimum requirement for most jobs. It also allows you to further your education in various fields.

Bellview offers a selection of courses which you can study from the comfort of your own home. They offer a range of ICB courses, NATED courses, and Matric Programmes.

No, it is not. Matric is on an NQF level 04. If you gain a Bachelor’s Pass in Matric, you can apply to study towards a degree or a Diploma course. A degree is on an NQF level 07 while a Diploma course is on an NQF level 06.

If you are studying an online course at a reputable institution, your course will be accredited and recognized. Be sure to look for the accreditation of your study institution.

Yes, you can. If you failed your matric, you can enroll at Bellview Institute of Distance Learning. Bellview offers Matric Programmes and No Matric Courses.

Yes, you can. You can go work after matric if you are not ready to further your studies. Working after matric can help you gain experience for future jobs.

After you complete your matric, you can either find a job or you can further your studies.

After completing your Matric, you can apply for any of the NATED or ICB courses. If you are not satisfied with your Matric results, you can also apply for our Matric programmes.

Yes, you can. As long as you have your Grade 10 end of year certificate and are 16 years or older, then you can apply for our Bookkeeping: ICB National Certificate course.

The study options that you have after completing Matric include the following:

  • National Certificate Vocational (NCV) programme
  • National Certificate programme
  • NATED Diploma programme

Yes, it is. Going to college straight after high school can help you start your career much faster. Colleges also have the added benefit of exposing you to the working environment you will be working in.

If you have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree Pass in Matric, you can apply for any of our NATED and ICB courses.

Yes, you can. You can apply to university if you have achieved the following:

  • A Bachelors Degree Pass
  • A good APS Score
  • Specific subjects required for your course of interest

To choose the best course suitable for you, here is what you can do:

  • Do your research on the course content
  • Find out about the course requirements
  • Talk to people who are already working in the field that you want to pursue
  • Decide on the institution that you are interested in studying at

The following courses are in demand:

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

No, you do not. You can also study at other tertiary institutions like colleges, university of technology or TVET colleges.

No, Bellview Institute of Distance Learning offers courses you can study without Matric, but with a Matric certificate you will have more study options.

Author: Karla Nortier
Editor: Sanel Van Staden