N5 Management Assistant

This is the second of three 12 month courses required to earn your National Diploma. You need to have completed the N4 Management Assistant course to register for this one as you will now begin building on your knowledge of the basics.

Course Summary

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

N5 Management Assistant: National Certificate

This is the second of three courses required to earn your National Diploma. You will now begin building on your knowledge of the basics learnt in the N4 Course.  

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

N5 Management Assistant Course Information


National Certificate: N5 Management Assistant

Accredited by:

Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) – our accreditation is currently pending.

Award issued by:

Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) on behalf of QCTO

NQF level:

National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 05




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

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

Course duration:

12 months

Entrance criteria:

National Certificate: N4 Management Assistant


You will do the following subjects:

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

Get Practical Work Experience

This course requires 6 months of practical work experience. Register for a free Work Integrated Learning service with the DHET. 

Management Assistant Careers

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

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

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Last Updated: August 07, 2020