Admission Requirements
For entry into the National Certificate (Vocational) at NQF Level 2 you are required to have:
A year-end school report for Grade 10;
An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose to access NQF Level 2
Grade 9 Adult Education NQF L1 will be considered in exceptional cases
The holder of the National Certificate (Civil Engineering and Building Construction) will be able to:
Participate in the operation and maintenance of construction equipment and machinery
Participate in the constructionof roads, bridges, dams, railways, houses, etc
Take part in designing and constructionof tunnels, roads, factories, reservoirs, etc
Participate in the erection of reinforced concrete, structural steel, timber and masonry structures, etc
Career Opportunities
It provides an opportunity to access careers in any of the sections listed below:
Architectural Technology
Industrial Designing
Town and Regional Planning
Road Construction Engineering
Building Construction
Drainage Inspection
Quantity Surveying
Sanitation Engineering
Civil Construction Engineering
The National Certificate (Vocational) qualification is a full year programme at each of the NQF Levels of study. A student is issued with a certificate on the successful completion of each level of study, that is Level 2, 3 and 4

All NCV programmes consist of a fundamental learning component and a vocational component and comprise of 130 credits on each level
A student is required to take a total of 7 subjects. These include 3 Fundamental subjects and 4 Vocational subjects in order to obtain a National Certificate: Civil Engineering And Building Construction