This Qualification enables you to understand the principles behind construction and design. You’ll develop the critical judgment to take on high level technician roles in the construction industry. These qualifications could help you develop your career to become a senior technologist supervising others, to work as a senior manager in various roles in construction or start your own company. The Certificate in Construction will allow you entry into the construction industry. The Certificate (Year 1) is ideal if you’re new to construction and want a grounding in the industry, or if you’re already working in a basic construction job and want to expand your knowledge. Year 2, National Diploma will further your construction and design skills.

Subject: 1 Year National Certificate

  • Core Construction Skills Principles
  • Basic Construction Skills Principles
  • Core Construction Skills Practice
  • Construction Technician Principles 1
  • Construction Technician Practice 1
  • Safety on a Building Project OHS
  • Fire and First Aid OHS

Entrance Requirements

  • National Senior Certificate – Grade 12 (Matric)
  • NQF Level 3 Qualification

Career advancement

  • Architectural Technology
  • Multi-Disciplinary & Piping Draughting
  • Architectural Technology
  • CAD Designer
  • Project Manager

Job Opportunities & Duration

  • Construction Technician
  • General Construction
  • Construction Manager
  • Construction Draughtsman as well as self-employment opportunities
  • Building Consultant

International Certifications

  • Autodesk AutoCAD – 2D & 3D
  • Autodesk Revit Architecture / Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Office & Project