Higher Certificate in Local Government Management (HCLGM)Faculty of Public Management & Local Government SAQA ID No. 94600 NQF 5 120 Credits 1 Year Register
The Higher Certificate in Local Government Management is an entry level higher education qualification. The main purpose of the Higher Certificate in Local Government Management is to provide students with the broad background knowledge to be able to secure appropriate employment opportunities in local government supervisory or management positions and the public/governmental sector generally. This qualification provides formal entry point for persons already employed in local government, wishing to obtain formal qualification after one year of study.
- The minimum requirements are a National Senior Certificate. The new National Senior Certificate specifies whether a learner qualifies to study for Higher Certificate, Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in terms of Higher Education Qualifications Framework (HEQF); or
- Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Higher Certificate in Local Government Management (HCLGM) – Module Breakdown Year 1
Year 1 Total Credits: 120