The Civil Engineer creates large-scale projects such as roads, bridges, railways and all kinds of heavy construction. He/She is involved in planning,design, construction and operation. For those who want to be part of upgrading of living standards, a career in Building and Civil Engineering will bring great rewards.

WHERE TO STUDY THIS COURSE

Ellis Park Campus

PERSONALITY TRAITS

  • Accuracy
  • A love for the outdoors
  • Self-discipline
  • Mathematical skills
  • Technically minded

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Construction Foreman
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Plumber
  • Contractor
  • Building Inspector
  • Assistant Surveyor

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  •  For N1 Grade 12 Certificate with A Pass in Mathematics and Physical Science
  •  For N4 – N3
  •  For N2 – N1
  •  For N5 – N4
  •  For N3 – N2 /Technical Grade 12
  •  For N6 – N5

DURATION & QUALIFICATIONS

The duration of each level is THREE months.

Therefore a TRIMESTER timetable is followed enabling the successful learner to accumulate THREE national certificates during the course of ONE year.

QUALIFICATIONS

After successfully completing the N6 course and a 24-month in-service training period spent in an environment relevant to the qualification, the student can apply for the National Diploma in Building & Civil Engineering.

ASSESSMENT

The pass requirement is a minimum of 40% per subject. Evaluations are cumulative, based on regular class tests and
practical testing. At the end of each trimester an external examination is written.

CURRICULUM

N1

- Plumbing/Bricklaying
- Building Drawing
- Building Science
- Mathematics

N2

- Plumbing/Bricklaying
- Building Drawing
- Building Science
- Mathematics

N3

- Building Construction
- Building Science
- Building Drawing
- Mathematics

N4

- Building Administration
- Building & Structure Construction
- Building & Structure Surveying
- Quantity Surveying #
- Mathematics

N5

- Building Administration
- Building & Structural Construction
- Building & Structural Surveying
- Quantity Surveying #
- Mathematics #

N6

- Building Administration
- Building & Structural Construction
- Building & Structural Surveying
- Quantity Surveying #
- Mathematics #

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