Project Management Course 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 assist a project manager of medium to large projects.


Modules & Project manager Courses

Module 1: Work Orientation

  • HIV/AIDS and its effects in the workplace

Module 2: Communication

  • Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communication
  • Interpret and use information from texts
  • Language and communication in occupational learning
  • Write texts for a range of communicative contexts

Module 3: Project Management Introduction

  • Explain fundamentals of project management
  • Project management tools and techniques

Module 4: Project Planning

  • Contribute to project initiation, scope definition and scope change
  • Develop a simple schedule to facilitate effective project execution
  • Work as a project team member

Module 5: Project Administration Support

  • Conduct project documentation management to support project
  • Implement project administration processes according to
  • Engage in sustained oral communication and evaluate spoken texts
  • Read, analyse and respond to a variety of texts
  • Use the writing process to compose required texts
  • Write for a wide range of contexts

Module 6: Project Budgeting and Risk Management

  • Contribute to the management of project risk within own field of expertise
  • Estimate and prepare cost budget for a project and monitor and control actual cost against budget
  • Statistics and probability to interrogate findings
  • Represent analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space
  • Use mathematics to investigate and monitor financial aspects of life

Module 7: Project Implementation

  • Assist in implementing and assuring project work meets quality requirements
  • Monitor, evaluate, and communicate simple project schedules

Module 8: Support Project Teams

  • Plan, organise, and support project meetings and workshops
  • Develop a plan to enhance team performance


Duration: 12 Months

Delivery: Classroom/Online/Blended


  • Grade 11
  • Computer Literacy
  • Communication at NQF Level 3 or equivalent
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3 or equivalent
  • Computer Literacy at NQF Level 3 or equivalent


Qualifying learners could follow a career in:

  • Project Manager
  • Project Team Leader
  • Project Administrator


National Certificate in Project Management NQF 4

Accreditation: Services SETA

SAQA ID: 50080 

NQF Level: 4

Credits: 136

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