Occupational Certificate: Project Management (NQF Level 5) – 2 years part time via correspondence.


All businesses function through the completion of projects, from more simple tasks as designing a new website, upgrading your software or moving from one office to another. To even more complex projects such as building a new hospital, programming new software programs and re-designing core business processes. Knowing how to successfully manage a project from start to finish can be the difference between success and failure for any business.

This qualification prepares you for a career in project management and project administration. It provides you with a strong foundation in project management principles in alignment with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) and PRINCE2 accepted project management practices.

Recipients of this qualification will be able to:

  • Perform a scope analysis of a project
  • Prepare project documentation
  • Cost projections and project tasks
  • Manage the quality of project and operational output
  • Stakeholder communications management
  • Improve project time management

Career Opportunities

The Occupational Certificate in Project Management will qualify you to apply as a project administrator, business analyst, operations manager, project manager and department manager. Upon completion of this qualification, you can further your studies to become a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or a Certified Project Management Associate (CPMA).


Introduction to Project Management, Project Integration Management, Project Scope Management, Project Time Management, Project Cost Management, Project Quality Management, Project Human Resource Management, Project Risk Management and more.