Engineering Programmes Eastcape Midlands College

Engineering Programmes Eastcape Midlands College


NCV (Level 2-4)
Information Technology and Computer Science
Electrical Infrastructure Construction
Engineering and Related Design
Practical Skills Training
National Certificate: Multi-Disciplinary Drawing Office Practice
Report 191 (N1-N3)
Civil Engineering
Motor Electrical
Motor/Diesel Mechanic
Fitting and Machining
Electrical Trade
Water Care

Offered at Campus:

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REPORT 191 (N4 – N6)
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical /Electronic Engineering
Civil Engineering
Certificate of Competency (Government Ticket)
Brickfields Charles Goodyear Park Avenue

National Certificate (Vocational)

It is a specialised National Certificate for a chosen career.

This qualification is designed to provide both the theory and practice of the chosen career and is geared towards alleviating the skills shortage in the country.

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Entry Requirements

  • A year-end school report for Gr 11 or Gr 12 certificate ; or
  • A NQF Level 1 qualification ; or
  • An approved bridging program designed for the specific purpose to access NQF Level 2 ; or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment to meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2

Gr.9 and Gr. 10 will be considered only in exceptional cases.

Pass Requirements

Vocational subjects 

      • 50% per subject

Fundamental subjects 

      • 40% for English 1st Additional Language
      • 40% for Life Orientation
      • 30% for Mathematics / Mathematical Literacy


In order to obtain a National Certificate (Vocational), a student is required to take a total of 7 subjects.
These include 3 fundamental subjects and 4 vocational subjects.

Certificates are issued by the National Department Higher Education and Training in Pretoria, after completion of each level.

Report 191

Learners who have completed a Grade 12 Certificate with a minimum of a higher Certificate achievement can consider studying further at a TVET College for a National Diploma.

The Report 191 (Nated) N4 – N6 Programmes, also known as Alternative Post-school Programmes.

Entry Requirements

NCOR (Bridging): Gr. 9 / ABET Level 3
N1-N3 Gr 12 / Depending on subject and symbols.
N4 N3 / Level 4
N5 N4
N6 N5

*Maths and Science are required for Engineering Programmes
*NCOR Bridging is NOT offered at Park Avenue Campus

Pass Requirements

N1-N6 40% per subject
Government Ticket 50% per subject



Full-time: Four subjects are offered daily for approximately 10 weeks.
Part-time: Two subjects are offered twice weekly for approximately 10 weeks.

After 10 weeks a National Examination is written (April, August and November).

Students who pass all subjects will be issued with a National Certificate in the specific field of study.

Certificates are issued by the National Department Higher Education and Training in Pretoria, after completion of each level.


After completing N6 and 2 years relevant practical experience, students qualify for a National N-Diploma.

12 Subjects are required on N4, N5 and N6 levels. At least 2 N6 subjects must have relevance to the vocation of the candidate.

National N Diplomas are approved and issued by the National Department of Higher Education and Training in Pretoria.