Further Education and Training Certificate: New Venture Creation
STATUS OF THE PROGRAMME:
PURPOSE OF THE PROGRAMME:
This qualification is intended for persons who wish to start, operate, manage and grow a new small to medium business venture. Learners attempting this qualification will be equipped with a variety of technical, business managerial and personal skills and strategies to help them succeed in the creation and sustenance of a business.
The successful learner will develop a sound foundation for the application of these skills and knowledge to explore a diverse range of entrepreneurial opportunities.
PROGRAMME OUTCOMES:On completion of this program learners will be able to:
- Demonstrate an ability to identify and create a new venture.
- Demonstrate knowledge of interpersonal skills required in a business environment.
- Demonstrate an understanding of basic economics within a market economy.
- Manage a new venture by applying business principles and techniques.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the role of leadership and management.
|Type of Unit Standard||Unit Standard Number||US Credit||US Level||Unit Standard Title|
|Core||114600||4||4||Innovative & development of a small business|
|Core||263455||6||4||Understanding the principles of costing and pricing to a business venture|
|Core||263356||5||4||How to build an entrepreneurial profile|
|Core||263514||5||4||How to market your business|
|Core||120389||6||4||Motivational & leadership|
|Core||114584||5||4||How to finance your business|
|Core||263534||4||4||How to create an action plan for your business|
|Core||263474||6||4||Manage finances of a business|
|Core||114805||4||4||Manage general administration|
|Core||13948||5||4||The art of negotiation|
|Core||263434||6||4||Plan and manage production/operations businesses|
|Core||263456||4||4||Strategic planning to improve your business performance|
|Core||114592||8||4||How to do a business plan|
|Core||114596||5||4||Research the viability of business ideas/opportunities|
|Core||116394||9||5||Understanding & managing human resource and labour relations policies and acts|
|Fundamental||119472||5||3||Effective Communication in business|
|Fundamental||119457||5||3||Interpret and use information from texts|
|Fundamental||119467||5||3||Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes|
|Fundamental||119465||5||3||Write/present/sign texts for a range of communicative contexts|
|Fundamental||9015||6||4||Critical thinking & problem solving|
|Fundamental||119462||5||4||Engage in sustained oral/signed communication and evaluate spoken/signed texts|
|Fundamental||119469||5||4||Read/view, analyse and respond to a variety of texts|
|Fundamental||9016||4||4||Represent analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts|
|Fundamental||119471||5||4||Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes|
|Fundamental||7468||6||4||Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international issues|
|Fundamental||119459||5||4||Write/present/sign for a wide range of contexts|
|Elective||242655||4||4||Ethical business practices|
|Elective||117156||4||4||Understanding financial statements|
LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE:
- Communication at NQF Level 3
- Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL):
This qualification can be achieved wholly or in part through Recognition of Prior Learning in terms of the defined exit level outcomes and/or individual unit standards.
Training Program Duration:12 months.
Assessment: The purpose of the qualification is achieved via demonstration of competence in terms of the exit level outcomes, which in turn are a function of the associated unit standards. Candidates will be assessed in an integrative manner per exit level outcome according to the qualification rules.
Certification: This includes obtaining endorsement from the SETQAA.
Qualification: 66249 - Further Education and Training Certificate: New Venture Creation
This qualification is intended for persons who wish to start, operate, manage and grow a new small to medium business venture.
This Qualification meets the needs of society by, primarily, providing persons who are able to apply the fairly complex knowledge and skills required to be an entrepreneur and thus contribute to the economic upliftment of themselves, their community and thereby the nation as a whole.
INVESTMENT: R25 000.00 PER STUDENT FOR THE FULL 12 MONTH QUALIFICATION
The above price does not include monthly stipend nor meals