National Certificate: Artisan Development N1 – N3

About this programme: Our Artisan Development Programme is offered in two areas of specialization depending on which campus you are enrolled at.

Admission requirements: Grade 9 Certificate, and you may be asked to attend an assessment and interview.

Job opportunities:  You will be job-ready and able to take up a position in the following sectors of the engineering industry:

The holder of a National N1 – N3 Certificate in Electrical Engineering will be able to take up employment in one of the following fields:

  • Electrical Engineering & Construction
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Process Control
  • Digital Electronic Engineering
  • Industrial Electronic Engineering

Qualification:  A National Certificate N1 N3c in Artisan Development is awarded on successful completion of this programme

Duration:  Each level takes 3 Months full time to complete (total of 12 months to complete the theory).

*In-depth description Students complete three certificates (N1-N3). The course structure is laid out so that you can follow a stream that suits your requirement. The subjects for the various streams are as follows:



  • Mathematics N1
  • Industrial Electronics N1
  • Engineering Science N1
  • Electrical Trade Theory N1


  • Mathematics N2
  • Industrial Electronics N2
  • Engineering Science N2
  • Electrical Trade Theory N2


  • Mathematics N3
  • Industrial Electronics N3
  • Engineering Science N3
  • Electrical Trade Theory N2

Where is this course offered?

This programme is offered at Libode and Mthatha Campuses.