N5 Business Management

In the Business Management N5 course you will be exploring what you have learnt in the N4 course a little deeper. After completing your N5, you are able to move on to the final course to receive your National Diploma.

Course Summary

Course Name:
N5 Business Management
Certification Type:
Course Level:

N5 Business Management : National Certificate

Really enjoying the business environment? Looking to gain even more knowledge and skills? Then the N5 Business Management course for you! It focuses on building up on everything you have learnt, as well as introduces some new subjects to help you on your road to success!

After completing all three courses in our Business Management course programme, combined with a total of 18 months practical experience, you will be awarded your National Diploma.

Course Information

Certificate Type 

National Certificate: N5 Business Management 

Accredited by 

The Quality Council of Trades and Occupations (QCTO)

Awarded by

The DHET and The QCTO

NQF Level 

Level 5






12 months

Entry Requirement

National Certificate: N4 Business Management


The N5 Business Management course carries on from the N4 course. Not only will you be building on what you have already learnt, but also gain even more skills and knowledge. It will continue in the N6,building and gaining even more.

(+N4 Business Management subjects)

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

Practical Work Experience

Along with your N5 subjects, you are required to complete 6 months of practical work based experience to receive your certificate.

And you’re in luck! The DHET has a free service to help our students match up with companies who offer Work Integrated Learning (WIL) to help you gain that practical experience!

Assignments and Examinations 

During your 12 month course there will be a total of three open book assignments per subject which can be completed at home.

You will also write one final exam for each subject, which is set by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

The exam can be written during one of the two periods:

  • May / June 
  • October / November

What Can You Become?

Once you have finished the N5 Business Management Course you can now start applying for better positions. We have listed three of the many possible jobs you could apply to with your N5 Certificate:

  • Team Leader
  • Workshop Manager
  • Marketing Coordinator

Secure Your Future With Bellview!

The business world requires you to have a deep understanding of how everything runs. Learn everything you need to know by enrolling in a Business Management course

Register today with Bellview, and we will help you to level up in your career! 

If you have any further questions regarding our Business Management or any of our other courses, do not hesitate to get in touch.

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Last Updated: 05 August 2020