Accredited Courses

Accredited courses have received authorisation from an official or professional body like the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Find out more below!

Business Management Courses

N6 Business Management Course

The N6 Business Management Course is the last course on your way to that 100% accredited Diploma in Business Management. Sign up today and start your career.

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N5 Business Management Course

The N5 Business Management course continues to explore the topics you have already covered. It also adds the basics of Public Relations and Sales Management.

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N4 Business Management Course

The N4 Business Management course gives you the basics of Business Management. This course includes a wide range of subjects with a wide range of skills.

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Educare Courses

N6 Educare Course

The development of children’s social, language, and movement skills. You will help to shape the minds, attitudes, thoughts and behaviours of the future leaders of our world.

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N5 Educare Course

Educational Psychology and Daycare Communication. This will help you to understand the thoughts and emotions of young children and how to communicate with them and their parents.

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N4 Educare Course

Do you like working with young children? If you have a passion for the development of children and helping them grow then this is the best course for you.

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Financial Management Courses

N6 Financial Management Course

Once you have completed this certificate and your 18 months of practical experience you will become incredibly employable. You will have many opportunities to find a job.

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N5 Financial Management

Companies want the best person for the job of managing their money. This course will help you with everything you have learned and help you become the best choice for a company.

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N4 Financial Management Course

Every company out there needs someone who can manage their money very well. This means that their is a great chance of finding work in this specific field.

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Human Resources Management Courses

N6 Human Resource Management Course

The N6 Human Resource Management Course is the final course in the Human Resource Management Programme. Once you complete this course you will receive your National Diploma.

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N5 Human Resource Management Course

The N5 Human Resource Management Courses will help teach you to coach, manage and bring out the best in the people around you who work at your company.

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N4 Human Resource Management Course

This course will teach you all of the basics of Human Resources. It will give you a wide range of skills from Entrepreneurship to Management Communication.

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Legal Secretary Courses

N6 Legal Secretary Course

This course covers everything you need to know in this field. Doing this course means that you are on the verge of entering the exciting world of working in a law firm.

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N5 Legal Secretary Course

The N5 Legal Secretary course explores everything you have learned in the N4 Legal Secretary in much greater detail and adds on a new subject: ‘Legal Practice’.

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N4 Legal Secretary Course

You will get the training you need to be the face of a law office. You’ll learn about subjects like Mercantile Law and Communication. This course will serve as your foundation.

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Management Assistant Courses

N6 Management Assistant Course

The National Certificate: N6 Management Assistant is the final course before you can get your National Diploma. Like the N5 course, it goes even deeper into each of your subjects.

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N5 Management Assistant Course

The N5 Management Assistant is the second certificate course on your path to getting your National Diploma. This course doesn’t add any new subjects.

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N4 Management Assistant Course

This course will teach you the basic skills you need to be successful as a Management Assistant. This course is the first stage to a fully accredited Management Assistant Diploma.

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Marketing Management Courses

N6 Marketing Management Course

National Diploma in Marketing Management. Once you finish this certificate you will need to do your 18 months of practical work and then the diploma will be yours.

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N5 Marketing Management Course

The N5 Marketing Management is the second step to getting your National Diploma in Marketing Management. In this certificate course, you will not only learn the basics.

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N4 Marketing Management Course

This course will give you all of the basic skills that you need for a career in Advertising, Sales, Branding, Public Relations, and many other positions.

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Marketing Management Courses

MTA HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals Breakdown

With this MTA HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals courses you will focus on JavaScripts and CSS while also getting an introduction to business.

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Receptionist Short Course Breakdown

A receptionists communication skills need to be excellent, and this Receptionist short course certificate covers the basic knowledge you need to become an great receptionist.

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Receptionist Certificate Course Breakdown

This Receptionist Certificate Course that we offer will cover everything you need to be excellent in this position. All the basic skills, as well as some more advanced skills.

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ICB Courses

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) is an “Independent external examination body for accredited business qualifications”. Their courses focus on the business and finance industry.

Financial Accounting Programme

Do you take an interest in finance and know how to manage money? You should pursue a career in financial accounting. You will learn the skills such as how to prepare financial statements, and keep a record of transactions,  to mention a few.

Public Sector Programme

If you see yourself working for the government, then have a look at the ICB Public Sector Programmes. You will gain skills needed in the public sector to run government better.

Office Administration Programme

Are you an organised person and like to make sure everything runs smoothly? Office administrators keep track of almost everything in the company. Not only do they do secretarial work, but they also provide support to fellow employers and top management.

Business Management Programme

Do you dream of starting your own business one day? The ICB Business Management Programme courses prepare you for that. Learn about how to start and run a business. You will learn how to organise, control, plan, lead, and the list goes on. Find the Business Management course for you.

Entrepreneurship Programme

You will learn how to start a new business. By starting a new business, entrepreneurs create job opportunities for others. Does this sound like you?

CIMA Courses

CIMA stands for the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Their courses are internationally known for their high-quality standards. CIMA focuses on management accounting. It is a skill to have in the business and finance industry.

The CIMA Certificate course is the perfect course when you don’t have any finance, business or accounting background. It is a stepping-stone, entry-level qualification.

What Does Accredited Courses Mean for Your Future?

Accredited courses mean that the course is in line with the National Qualifications Framework (NQF). The course is a guarantee of your abilities and training received.

Employers Trust Accredited Qualifications

Student wearing graduation regalia after studying acredited coursesWhen you apply for a job, one of the things employers look at is your qualification. Employers feel more at ease knowing that the course that you’ve studied is accredited. For the course meets industry standards and quality requirements of South Africa.

An accredited qualification could increase your chances of getting employed.

 A Guide to NQF Levels

NQF levels classify your course in South Africa. The levels are on a scale from one to ten. It identifies the level of qualification for that course or training program provides. The image below shows it much better.

Accredited courses

Should a Training Institution be Accredited?

Do you want potential employers to recognise your qualification? Then yes, it is a good idea that the institution is accredited.

Skills Academy and our Accredited Courses

Accredited courses are a great way to earn a credible qualification to kick-start your career. We are a distance learning college, which means that you can study these course in the comfort of your home, at your own pace.

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Should you need more information, contact us for free on 0800 39 00 27. One of our friendly course experts will assist you.


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Last Updated: May 4, 2020

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