List Of Courses
Do you enjoy being around young kids? Would you like to help young children during their early development? Then a career as a child care worker is for you. We have Educare and Child Care Courses that will help you get started.
Are you the one your friends call when they need their nails and facials done? Or maybe you can create the perfect winged eyeliner look? If you’re the resident beauty therapist in your neighbourhood then why not notch up your skills by applying for our Beauty Courses?
Understanding Our Courses
In partnership with Skills Academy and The Bellview Institute of Distance Learning, Matric College offers several courses that you can start without a matric certificate.
The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers offers courses in both business and financial management. All of their courses are well received by employers because of their high quality.
Each of the three study streams offered by ICB are internationally recognised scarce skills. These study streams include:
Two of the three study streams can be started without a matric certificate. Office Administration, however, requires that you completed your grade 12 year to apply.
Whether you were unable to complete your matric year, or you are just looking to improve your marks, Matric College has a few options.
If you would like to improve your matric marks in general or to get into a specific course, a Matric Upgrade is the right choice.
With our Matric Upgrade course, you will be able to redo the subjects you wish to improve. You can also decide to choose new subjects that are better suited to you, or that are course-specific.
As long as you are over the age of 21 and have completed your matric year, you can apply.
No matter how many years you have been out of school, you still have the chance to get your matric certificate. With our Adult Matric course, you can work your way to a matric certificate with only a grade 9 certificate needed to apply.
You can apply to start your Adult Matric course at 19, but can only write the exams at the age of 21.
This is a great choice for anybody looking to further their education. It is also a good option for individuals looking to go to university or find work more easily.
Matric Equivalent Certificates
With some courses, you can apply with a matric equivalent certificate. Matric College has 2 ICB courses that double as matric equivalent certificates. These are:
- Further Education and Training Certificate: Bookkeeping – NQF level 4. SAQA ID 58376. Credits: 130
- National Certificate: Small Business Financial Management – NQF level 4. SAQA ID 48736. Credits: 120
With these qualifications, you can go on to study any of these National Qualification courses:
Educare and Childcare
The optimum development of children comes from a successful Educare or Childcare experience. In this field of work, it is important to be able to structure a safe environment where children can learn, play and grow.
Whilst Educare cannot be studied without a matric certificate, the following Childcare courses can be:
Tourism and Guesthouse
When people decide to unwind, travel or go on adventures, they turn to the Tourism and Guesthouse industry. Without a matric certificate, you can learn how to structure holiday packages, plan trips and even start your own business.
Event and Wedding Planning
Without a matric certificate, you can start any of our Event or Wedding Planning courses. These will teach you how to plan, run and manage different events whilst also being able to start a company of your very own.
Benefits Of Studying With Matric College
When it comes to choosing Matric College, there are many benefits:
- You can study without matric: Matric College offers you the option to study without having completed your matric.
- You will save money: Since you do not have to go into class, you will save money on transport and accommodation. Distance learning is also a lot cheaper than contact learning.
- Student support: As a student of Matric College, you will have all the help you can get. From start to finish, we have tutoring support groups to make sure that you perform to the best of your ability.
- Distance learning: Distance learning is a great way for you to work at your own pace. It also means that you can work while you study and do not have to give up a steady income.
Author: Andrea Frisby
Last Updated: Sanel Van Staden, 17 June 2021