Colleges and Universities Offering Certificate in Project Management in South Africa

  • Course Name: Certificate in Project Management(Project Management)
  • Major Subject: Project Management
  • Course Category: Certificate Courses

Institutions Offering Certificate in Project Management

  •  INTEC College, Cape Town  
    1. INTEC Computerised Project Management Professional Certificate
    Duration: 18 months.

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Grade 12 (Std. 10) or equivalent, or relevant work experience (3 years).
    -You will need access to a PC or laptop with MS Project software.

    2. Project Management
    Duration: 18 months.

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Grade 12 (Std. 10) or equivalent, or relevant work experience (3 years).

    Modules Overview:
    Foundations of project management
    Planning projects
    Controlling projects
    Draw and analyse the activity-on-activity networks diagrams
    Project implementation
    Contract costing
    Project financing
    Project quality plan
    Project procurement
    Project risk management

    3. Introduction to Project Management
    Duration: 18 months.

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Grade 12 (Std. 10) or equivalent, or relevant work experience (3 years).

    Modules Overview:
    Project Integration Management
    Project Scope Management
    Project Time Management
    Project Cost Management
    Project Quality Management
    Project Human Resource Management
    Project Communications Management
    Project Risk Management
    Project Procurement Management
  •  Berea Technical College, Durban  
    Duration: 1 year

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -A basic interest or experience in the practice of Project Management and Competence at Grade 10 or equivalent level or RPL

    Course Outline:
    -Develop an appreciation of the field of project management
    -Work effectively with others as a member of a project team (either as a project manager or as a team member).
    -Demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between project management, strategic management and the management of chase Communicate effectively as part of a project team (within and outside of the project].
    -Demonstrate an understanding of a community as a set of related subsystems,which are interdependent.
    -Demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between project management,development management and the government
  •  Skills Academy, Pretoria  
    Course content

    (i) Introduction to communication

    (ii) Non-verbal communication

    (iii) Business writing

    (iv) Speaking, listening and reading skills

    (v) Meetings

    (vi) Presentations

    (vii) Work readiness

    (viii) Dealing with different types of Projects

    (ix) Project Management concepts

    (x) Project frameworks and stakeholders

    (xi) The Organisational and Socio-Economic influences that affect projects

    (xii) Key Management Skills

    (xiii) How to manage the different phases and processes of every project.


    Entry requirements

    (i) Grade 10

    (ii) Must be able to read and write in English



    Course duration: 4 months
  •  Lyceum College, Braamfontein  
    1. Advanced Certificate
    Duration: 1 year

    Minimum entry requirement:
    Certificate in Project Management.

    Modules Overview:
    1. Advanced Project Management
    2. Project Procurement Management
    3. Applied Project Management
    4. Project Risk Management
    5. Business Ethics

    2. Higher certificate
    Duration: 1 year

    Minimum entry requirement:
    National Senior Certificate or equivalent

    Modules Overview:
    1. Management Principles and Techniques
    2. Business Communication
    3. Project Management
    4. Project Management Costing
    5. Law of Contracts
    6. Electives (select one)
    -Operations Management
    -Quality Management
  •  Oxbridge Academy, Stellenbosch  
    1. Basic Project Management Concepts
    Duration: 6 months
    Tuition fees: R 2,800

    2. Principles of Project Management
    Duration: 8 months
    Modules Overview:
    -Management Practice 101
    -Management Practice 201
    -Project Management 201
    -Project Management 301
    Tuition fees: R 6,800

    3. IIE Certificate
    Duration: 8 months
    Modules Overview:
    -Fundamental Business Skills 101
    -Management Practice 101
    -Office Data Processing 101
    -Project Management 201
    Tuition fees: R 6,800

    4. Basic Project Management Concepts(Online)
    Duration: 6 months
    Tuition fees: R 2,100
  •  IQ Academy, Johannesburg  
    Fundamentals of Project Management short course

    Course entry requirements
    -Grade 12 (standard 10) or NQF 4 equivalent
    -At least 18 years old
    -Proficient in English
    -Alternate admission is possible on basis of Mature Age exemption (23 years and older)

    In addition, applicants need the following:
    (a) South African citizens:
    -Certified copy of ID document
    -Certified copy of highest school qualification

    (b) Non-South Africa citizens:
    -Copy of highest school qualification
    -Certified copy of passport
    -Certified copy of study permit

    Program duration: 12 months

    Mode of study: Distance learning
  •  Centurion Academy, Gauteng  
    Admission criteria
    -NQF Level 4 with Mathematical Literacy and Communication.

    Course duration: 1 year

    Mode of delivery
    -Full Time

    Course content
    -Project Quality Management
    -Project Human Resource Management
    -Project Communication Management
    -Project Risk Management
    -Project Procurement Management
    -Project Stakeholder Management
    -Work Integrated learning Component
    -Introductory studies for Project Managers
    -Project Integration Management
    -Project Scope Management
    -Project Time Management
    -Project Cost Management
  •  Milpark Education Business School, Cape Town  
    1. Applied Project Management
    Duration: 12 weeks

    Minimum entry requirement:
    1. Fundamentals of Project Management (NQF Level 5) or equivalent
    2. Applicants who are 21 years or older and who can demonstrate competency in project management commensurate with NQF Level 5 may be considered for admission via recognition of prior learning (RPL).

    2. Fundamentals of Project Management
    Duration: 10 weeks

    Minimum entry requirement:
    A good level of English reading and writing proficiency
  •  Institute of Business Management, Langebaan  
    Course entry requirements
    -This course is open to all and no restrictive admission requirements apply.
    It is recommended that you are competent in basic:
    -Communication at NQF Level 4, or equivalent
    -Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 4, or equivalent

    Program duration: 4 – 8 weeks

    Mode of study: Online

    Course content
    -Understanding and using project management tools and techniques
    -Problems and corrective action
    -Fundamentals of Project Management
    -Project Cycles
    -Project Teams
  •  Gauteng Talent Management Solutions, Kempton Park  
    Course content
    -Create urgency
    -Defining project responsibilities
    -Stakeholder analysis
    -Milestone chart
    -Risk analysis
    -Business case form
    -Project reporting form
    -Highlight progress report
    -Change control sheet
    -Common mistakes
    -Understanding the basics of Project Management
    -Making it happen
    -Know what skills are required
    -The Gantt Chart
    -Drawing a critical path
    -Responsibility assignment matrix
    -Kotters 8 step change model

    Program duration: 2 days
  •  African Academy, Boksburg  
    Duration: 14 Saturdays

    Tuition fees: R 5,600

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Comprehension and application of the English language, at a senior certificate level.
    -Basic computer knowledge

    Course Overview:
    -Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
    -Procurement Management | Projects
    -Scheduling
    -Gantt Charts
    -Work Breakdown Structures
    -Cost Control Management Tools
    -Scope Management
    -Quality Management
  •  MSC Business College, Cape Town  
    Duration: 12 months

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Grade 11 or equivalent and/or
    -Competence in communication, mathematical literacy and computer literacy at NQF Level 3

    Course Content:
    -Computer Proficiency
    -Communication for Business
    -Advanced Calculations 101
    -Project Management 101
    -Project Procurement and Development 101
    -Practical Project Management 101
  •  College Of Chartered Accountants, Sandton  
    Duration: 3 days

    Tuition fees: R 10,500

    Course Content:
    -Individuals and team issues.
    -Project risk management.
    -Project management.
    -Organisational structures and standards.
    -Project time planning and control.
    -Project cost planning and control.
    -Project quality management.
  •  College SA, Cape Town   
    Admission shall be granted to holders of the qualifications below:

    (i) Grade 10.

    (ii) Read and write English.

    (iii) At least 16 years old.


    Fees: R2,330


    Course duration: 3 months



    Course content: Project Management Basics
  •  Johannesburg Institute of Engineering and Technology, Johannesburg  
    Duration: 1 year

    Minimum entry requirement:
    -Grade 12

    Course Overview:
    · Business Communication
    · Cost & Management Accounting
    · Management Principles & Techniques
    · Mercantile Law
    · Project Management
    · Quality Management




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