N4 Financial Management

The Financial Management N4 course is the first of three in our course programme. It focuses on teaching you the necessary knowledge and skills needed in the finance world.

Course Summary

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

N4 Financial Management : National Certificate

Are you looking to pursue a career in finance, or trying to gain more knowledge and skills? The N4 Financial Management Certificate is your ticket into the world of finance. It focuses on teaching you all the necessary skills needed to succeed in the industry.

After completing all three courses in our Financial 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: N4 Financial Management 
Accredited by The Quality Council of Trades and Occupations (QCTO)
Awarded byThe DHET and The QCTO
NQF Level Level 4
SAQA ID 66874
Length12 months
Entry RequirementMatric Certificate 


These are the introductory subjects you can expect to learn in the N4 course programme. They will start off by teaching you the basics and will continue in the N5 and N6, diving deeper each level.

  • Financial Accounting N4
  • Computerised Financial Systems N4
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Management Communication N4

Practical Work Experience

Along with your N4 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?

After completing your N4 Financial Management Course you have the opportunity to make your debut into the finance world. Below are three of the many possible jobs you could apply to with your N4 Certificate:

  • Creditors clerk 
  • Junior Financial Accountant
  • Payroll Administrator 

Ready To Kick-Start Your Career In Finance?

Are you ready to enter the world of finance? Do you meet the necessary requirements?

Register today and allow Bellview to help you achieve your dreams. 

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

  • Give us a call on our toll free number 0800 39 00 27
  • Fill out our contact form at the bottom of the page
  • Chat to us on Whatsapp 082 318 8892

So what are you waiting for? A better future starts now!

Last Updated: 04 August 2020