FETC: Project Management ID 50080 Level 4

This qualification can be completed as Home Study (Private Individuals) Skills Programme (Corporate Environment) or Learnerships. The pricing reflected is only applicable to Online/Blended learning. http://shop.intelligosolutions.com/intelligoshop6/index.php?id_category=...

The primary purpose of the qualification is to provide learners with:

• A foundation of basic project management knowledge and skills which can be used to build further project management related competencies.
• Competence to be an effective project team member.
• Competence to provide administrative support to a project manager and team members.
• Competence to provide assistance to a project manager of medium to large projects.

As electives specialisation in:
• Competence to plan, execute and control small, simple projects.
• Competence in specialised technical areas to support project management processes.

This qualification is directed at learners working:

• As contributing team members on a moderately complex to complex project when not a leader or;
• As a leader in the context of a simple project/sub-project.

A simple project/sub-project is seen to be one that involves few resources and has a limited impact on stakeholders and the environment.

Learners accessing this Qualification will have demonstrated competence as follows:

• Communication at NQF Level 3 or equivalent.
• Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3 or equivalent.
• Computer Literacy at NQF Level 3 or equivalent.

How will this qualification benefit your career?

This qualification is intended for those with prior work experience or an NQF Level 3 qualification in project management or business administration or equivalent. The learners accessing this qualification will be working in or with project management teams or using a project approach to their business. These projects may be technical projects, business projects, government projects or community development projects and will cut across a range of economic sectors. This qualification is also of value to learners running their own business, as project management is an integral component of any business system.

Qualifying learners working on a project will have the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to function more effectively and in a professional manner, add value to their job performance and enhance their ability to follow and implement policies and procedures.

On achieving the applied competencies of the Qualification, learners may advance their career opportunities further into project administration, support services or management within an organisation, in all sectors.

The (Further Education and Training Certificate) FETC: Generic Project Management, NQF level 4 Qualification replaces the National Certificate: Generic Project Management. It caters for the current and future needs of those working on projects, in a general skills-set that is not sector-specific. The Project industry is integral in the global business environment and skilled practitioners are required to meet the demands of the industry, providing significant benefits to individuals, global corporations and the country.

Projects are diverse in their nature, so a wide range of competencies is required to manage them and other similar systems and programmes. This qualification aims to provide the foundation or the initial skills required for an individual in an organisation to conduct projects successfully; be an effective project team member; undertake a range of project management administration or support tasks and contribute to the planning and execution of projects or sub-projects. It is designed for people working in a project environment as a team member, project administrator or leader of a small project/sub-project.

The Qualification gives accessibility and flexibility to the unemployed and employed. The level of flexibility reflects the multiple job roles, organisational requirements and changing technological nature of the industry and also allows the individual to work towards a nationally recognised Qualification.

Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Isobel Rose or Meloney Harris
Course Details

NQF Level: 

Level 4

Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

Blended Blended

In Class In Class

Distance Distance

Presented Presented Courses

In House In-House

On Demand On Demand

Course Duration: 

3 months per unit standard module


R650.00 + VAT per unit standard (e-learning only) Learnerships also available

Course fee Includes: 

Learner material, assessment tools, summative assessment preparation tool, 1st assessment, 1st moderation, SERVICES SETA verification and SERVICES SETA uploading