Occupational Certificate: Computer Technician



Upon completion of the qualification students will be expected to provide technical assistance to users, including diagnosing and resolving issues and problems with software, hardware, computer peripheral equipment, networks, databases, systems, and the internet. The qualification outcomes cover types of software, hardware, components, upgrading and troubleshooting a computer, formatting, and partitioning hard drives, and network topologies. Green technology, maintaining records of daily problems and remedial actions, and prepare evaluations for systems performance.

A qualified learner will be able to:

  • Identify the potential green technologies, processes, and procedures to create a sustainable computer environment to reduce e-waste in an organization.
  • Set up desktop/laptop for a new user according to software compatibility by installing operating systems and peripheral equipment according to given specifications.
  • Communicate effectively using appropriate methods to maintain effective customer relationships according to organizational standards.
  • Analyze and resolve hardware/software problems such as operational discrepancies to optimize performance of the desktop/laptop systems.
  • Apply knowledge of principles and practices to identify and solve problems arising in the course of their work.

Entry Requirements
Matric/Grade 12 or
A recognized NQF Level 4 qualification.

Why Choose ZA Wit?

Reputation: ZA Wit is recognized for its commitment to excellence in education, producing skilled professionals who thrive in their chosen fields.
Facilities: Experience a conducive learning environment equipped with modern technology and resources.
Experienced Faculty: Benefit from our dedicated faculty members who bring industry insights and practical knowledge into the classroom.
Industry Partnerships: Our strong industry connections provide opportunities for internships, networking, and potential job placements.

Contact Details
Contact Email:
academicservices [at] zawit.co.za
Course Details
NQF Level:
Level 5
Course Duration:
18-24 Months
Course Delivery Method:

Blended Blended

In Class In Class

Distance Distance

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Course Fee Includes:




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