Can I study HR without matric?

Yes you can! You do not have to have a matric certificate to study a course in Human Resources.  Requirements If you do not have a matric certificate, you can...

Yes you can! You do not have to have a matric certificate to study a course in Human Resources. 

Requirements

If you do not have a matric certificate, you can apply for an N4 National Certificate in Human Resources.  To qualify, you need an NQF 4 certificate. 

The National Qualifications Framework(NQF) is a system used to record levels of learning achievements.  An NQF Level 4 is a matric equivalent qualification.

The qualification that learners get for completing high school is on the same level as an NQF 4.

Human Resource Management Courses

Matric College offers the following courses in Human Resource Management: 

HR roles

Here are a few functions in Human Resources: 

  • Recruitment
  • Onboarding
  • Managing payroll
  • Employee benefits
  • Training and development
  • Holiday management

10 Human Resource Management skills

Here are 10 skills you can gain in the field of HR:

  1. Communication skills
  2. Decision-making skills
  3. Training and developmental skills
  4. Empathic skills
  5. Finance skills
  6. Organizational skills
  7. Business management skills
  8. Leadership skills
  9. Strategic-thinking skills
  10. Multi-tasking skills

Author: Omega Fumba

Last Updated: Sanel Van Staden , 2 July  2021

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