The purpose of this qualification is to expose learners to the general principles within local government and the foundational knowledge for entry-level positions in this field. This qualification includes the following modules: introductory concepts in public administration, Local Government structures and administration, customer relationship management, ethics, local government finance, and human resource management. This qualification will provide opportunities for IIE Graduates from Rosebank College wishing to enter the public sector and existing public servants who wish to enhance their career prospects.
SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP
On completion of this qualification, learners will have the practical and interpersonal skills that are essential to become competent employees in local government. Newly qualified individuals can start as administrators and with a positive attitude and hard work take on managerial positions, in the future.
Local Government Administrator
Human Resource Administrator
Assistant Financial Officer
Full-time: This is a one-year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). Full-time lectures take place during the day on weekdays at the following campuses:
Online/Distance: This IIE qualification can also be completed as an online/ distance learning option. Please contact the student advisor on campus for full qualification fees and duration.
DISTANCE OR ONLINE LEARNING
This qualification can also be completed on the distance learning option. Distance modules are only offered in bundles, there are two bundles (semester 1 and semester 2). You can do a maximum of two bundles a year and you cannot register for individual modules. Speak to your sales consultant for more information on the bundles.
No application fee for IIE Distance/Online Learning.
THE WEIGHT YOUR FUTURE QUALIFICATION CARRIES
The IIE Higher Certificate in Local Governance is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and is registered by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) as a 120-credit qualification on
Level 5 (SAQA ID No: 111349). On successful completion you will receive a Higher Certificate in Local Governance from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), a leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.
STUDY FURTHER WITH IIE PATHWAYS
The Independent Institute of Education (THE IIE) offers you the opportunity to start with a higher certificate and progress into a diploma or degree. There are several pathways offered at IIE Rosebank College that enable access to higher-level qualifications. Speak to the student advisor for more information.