NATED Courses: The Basics

You need a matric certificate to apply for any Legal Secretary and Educare NATED course.  For any other NATED courses you can have a matric equivalent qualification to apply.  All...

NATED Courses: The Basics
  • You need a matric certificate to apply for any Legal Secretary and Educare NATED course. 
  • For any other NATED courses you can have a matric equivalent qualification to apply. 
  • All NATED Courses are registered on the National Qualifications Framework. 
  • NATED Courses are widely recognised by employers. 
  • Each course gives students both practical and theoretical knowledge. 
  • Matric College offers 7 different NATED study areas.

NATED Courses are a great way to start a successful career. With many options available, you can find something that suits your interest. 

Here is everything you need to know about NATED courses: 

  • What Are NATED Courses?
  • Registering for a NATED Course

What Are NATED Courses

National Accredited Technical Education Diploma (NATED) courses have been carefully developed by the Department of Higher Education and Training as a course that gives students both the practical and theoretical knowledge needed. 

Each NATED course is registered on the National Qualifications Framework. Students with a matric certificate can choose to study a NATED course.

NATED Courses

Business Management Courses

If you are a self-starter looking to start your own business or grow another, a business management course might be perfect for you.

This course gives you both practical and theoretical knowledge to help you flourish in the business world. 

With this specific NATED course, you can apply with a matric certificate or a specific N4 equivalent certificate. 

This study area is made up of 3 NATED courses: 

Educare Courses

For any individual who is looking to branch into the Educare career path, NATED has 3 courses to help you.

If you are eager to bring our the best in kids and give them a great start to their education, you can choose these courses:

For this NATED course, you must have a matric certificate to apply. You cannot apply with an N4 equivalent qualification. 

Financial Management Courses

Financial Management is a great career to go into if you love numbers and financial management.

There are 3 levels of NATED courses that you can work your way through to understand the practical and theoretical aspects of financial management. These are:

With this specific NATED course, you can apply with a matric certificate or a specific N4 equivalent certificate.

Human Resource Management Courses

Human Resource is a good choice for anybody that is good with people and has great communication skills. NATED offers 3 courses, each one that builds upon the rest to help you build a career in HR Management. 

With this specific NATED course, you can apply with a matric certificate or a specific N4 equivalent certificate. 

These courses include:

Legal Secretary Courses

You do not need a degree to become a legal secretary. Instead, you can do these NATED courses with just a matric certificate. This study area is perfect for anybody interested in the law and is made up of 3 courses: 

For this NATED course, you must have a matric certificate to apply. You cannot apply with an N4 equivalent qualification. 

Management Assistant Courses

Climbing the corporate ladder with a qualification as a management assistant is entirely possible.

If you like working in business and being responsible for the smooth running’s of an office or a company, you will do well with these NATED Management Assistant Courses:

With this specific NATED course, you can apply with a matric certificate or a specific N4 equivalent certificate.

Marketing Management Courses

Marketing is a growing career that can lead to all kinds of success. Luckily, all you need is a matric certificate to start one of these NATED Marketing Management Courses: 

With this specific NATED course, you can apply with a matric certificate or a specific N4 equivalent certificate. 

View requirements for NATED courses here.

Registering for a NATED Course

If you are interested in registering for a NATED course you can apply here.

Jan Badenhorst, the CEO of Matric College, discusses your options after passing matric with a Higher Certificate Pass

Author: Andrea Frisby 

Last Updated: Sanel Van Staden , 2 July  2021

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