Further Education and Training Certificate New Venture Creation (NQF 4)

Purpose of Qualification

The purpose of this qualification is to develop the appropriate skills and knowledge required by a person for the establishment and development of a small to medium business venture, and address the economic, administrative and behavioral (psycho-social) barriers that contribute to success in starting and sustaining the venture. This qualification is intended for persons who wish to start, operate, manage and grow a new small to medium business venture. Students attempting this qualification will be equipped with a variety of technical, business managerial and personal skills and strategies to help them succeed in the creation and sustenance of a business. The successful student will develop a sound foundation for the application of these skills and knowledge to explore a diverse range of entrepreneurial opportunities.

Overview (Total Credits: 149)

Career Focus

  • Aspiring Entrepreneurs
  • Managers
  • Junior Managers in SMME

Accredited By

Services SETA (SAQA ID: 66249)

Admission Requirements

Mathematical Literacy NQF Level 3 and Communication NQF Level 4



  • ID 48883: Further Education and Training Certificate: Small Business Advising (Information Support), NQF Level 4.
  • ID 57712: Further Education and Training Certificate: Generic Management, NQF Level 4.


  • ID 48886: National Certificate: Business Advising, NQF Level 5.
  • ID 48874: National Certificate: Business Consulting Practice (Enterprise Resource Planning), NQF Level 5.
  • ID 59201: National Certificate: Generic

Assessment of Programme

Assessment is conducted as both a Formative Assessment and a Summative Assessment. The Formative Assessment is covered as continuous assessment tests and compilation of a Portfolio of Evidence by the student. The Summative Assessment takes place as a national summative exam for first and second semesters. It is compulsory for all students to complete work integrated learning for completion of the programme

Course Structure

  • Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship

  • Financial Management

  • Principles of Production/Operations Management

  • Human Resources

  • Communication

  • Numeracy

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