Damelin N4 Courses

Damelin N4 Courses, the N4 course offered by the Damelin College is provided below.

National N4 Certificate (Engineering Studies)*  (University of Technology Access Programme)

Full-Time and Part Time N4 I Course Type: National Certificate
*Only offered at DHET registered exam centre campuses

Construct a solid bridge to your engineering career with a National N4 Certificate (Engineering Studies) 

Why this course is perfect for you?

Are you a technically minded person? Are you eager to find solutions to problems in your everyday world and does the latest in research and technology intrigue you?  Then perhaps you should consider a career in engineering.
Why study engineering? Not only does this field offer competitive salaries, great career prospects and employment security but it also offers a wide range of exciting areas to work in. Engineering is also regarded as a scarce skill in South Africa, so joining this sector of professional’s means that you will be constantly in demand and will secure employment more easily.
This certificate allows you access to further studies, and provides a firm grounding for further study towards the National N Diploma. When you complete the N4 level, you have the option to:

  • Apply to a University of Technology for S1 Chemical Engineering or Industrial Engineering, provided a minimum of 50% pass in all subjects is achieved
  • Apply to complete the National N Diploma in Engineering Studies, once the N5 and N6 Certificates have been completed, and all other requirements as stipulated by the Department of Higher education and Training have been met
  • Enter the workplace

Why study with Damelin?

As soon as you join the Damelin family, you become part of a network of students, lecturers and friends, who will assist and support you during this exciting journey in your life. Our courses are designed to make your learning as comfortable as possible, with facilities that allow you to build your career in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Our lecturers will provide all the support and guidance you require, so you leave Damelin with an unforgettable campus experience.

How to get in?

Registering for the National N Diploma (Engineering Studies) [University of Technology Access Programme] is simple. We have various touch-points for your convenience. Simply call, email, fill in an online enquiry form, or pop into one of our 17 campuses nationwide, where one of our consultants will gladly assist you.

  • N3 National Certificate
  • Senior Certificate
  • National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy

Time you will spend on the course

This is a one year course, studying full-time (based on the programme requirements). Part-time studies cover the maximum duration of one year (based on the programme requirements). A year planner and academic calendar is available at the start of the year with dates and times of classes and campus activities to help you plan your schedule.

Course content and modules

You will cover these modules during the duration of your certificate.
National N4 Certificate (Engineering Studies)

  • Mathematics N4
  • Engineering Science N4
  • Electro Technics N4
  • Chemistry N4

Click here for quick access to the fact sheet for more info.

Materials to stay ahead

All study material is excluded.

Careers you’d be great at

  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Process Controller
  • Instrument Technician

The strength in your qualification

This certificate is awarded by the Department of Higher Education and Training. All qualifications are nationally recognised by industry. On successful completion of the course, you will receive a National N4 Certificate (N4 Engineering Studies).

Take your education to the next degree

Please enquire at the nearest Damelin campus for the prospectus containing post-certificate studies.