Short Courses

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Crèche Management: Short Course Certificate

Creche management is one of the many wonderful careers in Child Care. In this short course you will learn the basic skills and background knowledge you will need to succeed.

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Child Psychology Short Course

The Child Psychology: Short Course Certificate is the first level of Child Psychology. Here you get a short introduction to this field that involves the world of children.

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Child Day Care: Short Course Certificate

This is our 4-months short course consisting primarily of only two subjects. This course will teach you all the basics of working at a day care and with children.

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Why Choose Short Courses? 

Short courses focus on teaching you a specific skill set in a short period of time. These courses are great for those who are working and need to brush up on certain skills, people looking to be promoted, and those who simply want to learn something new.

How Quickly can I Finish my Short Course?

At Skills Academy, you can finish your course as quickly as you would like. If you complete assignments early, you will be able to submit them and move on with your course. You will not be held back by students who work slower than you do.  However, we suggest that you study for at least three to four months to get the best results possible.

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What do I get After I Finish my Short Course?

The number one benefit you get are the skills and knowledge that will help you in your career. You will also get a short course certificate of completion after you finish your studies.

Can I Study a Short Course From Where I Live?

Apply for Short Courses at Skills AcademyYou can study any one of our short courses from wherever you are in South Africa. There’s no need for extra expenses or unnecessary travel arrangements – we don’t offer any classes. That means you don’t have to rush to class after work either. Study our short courses from the comfort and safety of your own home.

Why Should I Study a Short Course?

Let’s have a look at the reasons why you should consider taking a short course.

This is Education Most People can Afford

You’ll hardly ever hear someone taking out a student loan to pay off a short course. These courses are much more affordable when compared to full-length diplomas and degrees.

You can Gain Skills Quickly

The real value of a short course comes from the fact that you can gain any number of new skills quickly. Short courses aim to save you time and make you a better worker. This is done by teaching you skills which you can use in the workplace right away. This type of education is mostly done in your own time. We suggest studying one or two courses per year to improve your skills.

You Should Always Keep Learning

Whether you are still looking for work or already have a job, you should always be looking to learn more. As there will always be new skills and knowledge out there that help you to do your job better. It shouldn’t be a case of “why should I study a short course?”, but rather “what should I study next?”.

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Last Updated: April 20, 2020

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