Course Description

Number of credits: 138

SAQA ID: 49648

The NQF level 2 New Venture Creation qualification provides the basic theoretical and practical components for potential and existing entrepreneurs. This will help them capitalise on opportunities to start and grow sustainable businesses that contribute to the economy, enabling the learners to tender for business opportunities within both the public and private sectors. The qualification is designed for those who intend to set up or have already set up their own small to medium business ventures.

The programme content is set around the following outcomes:

  • Occupational learning
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Numeracy skills
  • Business writing
  • New Venture financial and industry aspects
  • Produce a business plan
  • Manage marketing and sales
  • Manage customer service
  • Manage finances
  • Manage operations
  • Manage people
  • Dealing with HIV/AIDS in the workplace

Admission Requirements

Standard 9 (Grade 11) OR English & Mathematical Literacy at NQF level 3

Delivery Methodology

Contact or online learning