National Certificate in Engineering N4-N6

Fully Registered with the QCTO, HWSETA, Service SETA which are under Department of Education

Infinite possibilities

The programme progresses through three levels. Each N level takes place over one semester. After each semester, students are eligible for a National Certificate on that level. The National Diploma requires students to work for 18 months after completing the N4 – N6 at an Educare practice before they are entitled to receive a National Diploma. There are various career

possibilities for students who would like to work with children from birth to five years of age.


An appropriate National Senior

Certificate or Grade 12

• NCV L4   


• A National Certificate: N4: Educare

or An Equivalent Qualification 


• A National Certificate: N5 : Educare

or An Equivalent Qualification

  • Educare Didactics Theory and Practical
  • Child Health
  • Education
  • Daycare Personnel Development
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Management N4
  • Daycare Communication
  • Educare Didactics Theory and Practical
  • Educational Psychology
  • Daycare Management
  • Daycare Communication
  • Educare Didactics Theory and Practical
  • Educational Psychology

Recipients of this Qualification will be able to:


  • The challenges of Entrepreneurship, Market Feasibility Study and Financial feasibility study.
  • Introduction to the Business Plan.
  • The marketing, Management and Financial plans and Presentation and Evaluation of the Business Plan.
  • Introduction to Management, Personal Management and Ethics/Social Responsibility.
  • History of Labour relations in South Africa, Labour legislation, Structuring workplace relations, Collective Bargaining, Procedures, Dispute Settlement and Agreements.


This qualification has been  designed to allow entry into N5.


This qualification has been designed to allow entry into N6.


Higher certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree.

The following criteria must be met in order to write the National DHET Examinations

* DP 40%

* Attendance Ratio 80%

Find Employment

  • General Manager
  • Assistant Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Development
  • Quality Assurance
  • Office Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Small Business Owner
  • Business Advisor

Completion of National Certificates: Business Management N4, N5 and N6 as above plus 18 months of practical experience in a workplace shall result in the award of a National Diploma: Business Management.