The Higher Certificate in Business Management: Retail Management (HCBM: Retail Management) gives you a thorough understanding of retail organisations and how to work effectively across the functional areas in a retail business.
After successfully completing the HCBM programme, you will be able to inter-alia:
Customer Service Management
This programme produces employable entry-level retail professionals equipped with an understanding of how retail organisations function, and provides them with the relevant skills, knowledge and self-awareness to work across various functional areas in a retail business.
NQF level 4 qualification (eg Senior Certificate) or Are at least 23 years old and two years’ work experience* and Basic computer skills
* Subject to an RPL process
The HCBM-Retail Management is an NQF level 5 (120 credits) qualification offfered over a minimum of 1 year and maximum of 2 years.
The Higher Certificate in Business Management – Retail Management is for people who want to become entry-level retail professionals equipped with understanding how retail organisations function and provides the relevant skills, knowledge and self-awareness to work across various functional areas in the retail business.
The HCBM is an NQF level 5 (120 credits) one-year qualification, that develops generic management competencies and prepares students for employment in junior to middle management positions. It is offered over a minimum period of one year and a maximum of two years. Applicants will need a NQF level 4 qualification (eg Senior Certificate) or be least 23 years old and have two years’ work experience with basic computer skills.
Since business education involves putting theory into practice, we have assembled a world-class faculty team with exceptional industry experience. Each member will inspire you with the results of their research initiatives and experience-based insights into the best global management practices which are necessary for succeeding in emerging markets.
Regenesys will help you optimise your career potential. Our friendly career office team assists in all aspects of getting you ready to climb the corporate ladder to achieve your dreams.
As part of the BPM programme, you get to understand your interests, values, strengths and weaknesses, which is the first step to success in career planning. Self-assessment tools are available to determine your optimal career path and identify your goals.
Career Counselling / Coaching
Individual sessions with our counsellors/coaches are available upon request. These sessions are useful to help you to clarify your goals and develop personalised ‘job-search’ strategies.
Workshops and training resources on topics ranging from CV writing and interview skills, to business etiquette and networking to prepare you for your job search are available upon request. Mock interviews can also be arranged to prepare you for real interviews.
Our Leadership Conversations can link you to top business and industry leaders and show you which industries and areas are more likely to interest you.
Company Presentations and Recruitment Talks
When companies are invited to make presentations on their businesses and recruiting practices, this is a great way to learn more about different industries and specific company cultures.
Networking and Alumni Events
Having individual contacts and being in the right place at the right time often leads to job opportunities. Students are encouraged to attend off-campus networking events to meet professionals from a variety of industries. Our Alumni Committee also organises informal social functions that bring alumni and students together.
Regenesys offers access to career events for interested individuals and organisations.
Check that you meet the entry requirements below and then:
Choose your modules from the Structure section
Choose your start date below
Choose your payment method from the Fees sectionA registration fee of R1000 is required to process your application.
Please note that MBA, international and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) students are also required to take our RMAT test for an additional fee of R250. Therefore, the total registration fee for these students is R1250.”
Submit documentation (registration form, CV, copy of ID document, certified copy/copies of highest qualification/s, proof of payment)
NQF level 4 qualification (eg Senior Certificate) or are at least 23 years old and have two years’ work experience (Subject to an RPL process), and basic computer skills.
Exemptions for HCBM modules may be considered in accordance with the academic rules and regulations
These must be approved by the Registrar on submission of the required information
Choose your Start Date
Regenesys has two major intakes per year: 20 February and 13 August
Please consult your Business Development Executive for the alternative options
Your completed registration form or you can complete our online application
A certified copy of your highest qualification
A copy of your Identification Document (ID)
A copy of your CV, which should include details of all of your work experience
Proof of payment of the registration fee so that the letter of acceptance can be processed. Our bank account details for the registration fee are:
Regenesys Management (PTY) Ltd
First National Bank
Branch Code: 250355
Account Number: 620 846 509 20
Higher Certificate in Business Management (HCBM): Retail Management NQF Level 5