Two years face-to-face with 18 months in-service training
National N Diploma in Tourism
Why choose this field
Tourism encompasses every product and service offered to tourists and business executives who are away on holiday or business. Tourism is the fastest growing industry in South Africa, providing an ever-increasing contribution to South Africa’s economy. You could choose to be based in an office, booking flights and organising accommodation or guiding tours and engaging with tourists.
Senior Certificate or National Senior Certificate or relevant NATED N3 qualification.
Study guides will be provided.
Once you have completed Tourism N6 at Central Technical College, you will be equipped to apply for positions in the following fields:
- Travel Consultancy
- Tour Guiding
- Tour Operations
- Event Management
- Tour Planning
On successful completion of the programme, you will receive a National Certification in Tourism.
*NATIONAL CERTIFICATE AT EACH LEVEL: N4, N5, N5, N6
*NATIONAL N DIPLOMA (on completion of N4-N6 and 18 months in-service training).
All examinations are National Examinations, set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training. Certificates and diplomas are conferred by the Department of Higher Education and Training.
All qualifications are nationally recognised by industry and universities.
- Number of modules for study – subject to choice of the individual student
- The duration for the completion of the National N Diploma (part time) is relative to each student
- Mode of instruction: Tuition is face to face
- Choice of modules to facilitate credits towards a qualification: National Certificate and/or National N Diploma
- Saturday classes: 08:00-14:00
A minimum of three years and 18 months in-service training. Programmes are offered on Saturdays.
Students may pursue further studies in the Management and Humanities Faculty at a University of Technology.
Students must make provision for additional costs such as for textbooks, stationery, re-write examinations, certificates.