Certificate Programme: Generic Management

Qualification Details

  • Programme ID: 59201
  • NQF Level: 05
  • Number of credits: 162
  • Duration: 12 months

Effective leadership is the cornerstone of every thriving business. 83% of organisations say it is important to develop leaders at all levels however, only 5% have implemented development at all levels. Only two out of five businesses believe they are developing leaders in a way that benefits the business. Critical managerial skills include both organisation and leadership.

Every manager needs a good social understanding so as to know how to motivate teams and negotiate amongst stakeholders. Organisational skills are also pivotal, which includes communication, budgeting finances, allocating roles and responsibilities and analysing a business’ competitors. Our qualification is tailored for both existing and prospective managers, to either establish or evolve their managerial skills.

Entry Requirements

  • National Senior Certificate with admission to a Higher Certificate, Competent in English at NQF level 4

Tuition Details

Tuition for this programme includes:

  • 180 hours facilitated classroom-based learning
  • Custom designed course guides
  • Continuous assessments for each module
  • 2 free remediation sessions

Career Prospects

Career prospects within the management field and industry include General Manager, Operations Manager and Team Leader with an average earning potential of R 35 620.


For further queries on our programmes, applications or fees, please contact us on 011 290 5900 or email reggie@ifundi.co.za. Office hours are Monday to Friday, from 8:00am until 5:00pm.

Programme Outline

Module 1: Leadership

Module 2: Relationship Management

Module 3: Diversity and Conflict Management

Module 4: Effective People Management

Module 5: Financial Management

Module 6: Best Practice Management

Module 7: Change Management

Module 8: Results-Driven Management