The qualification recognises the generic skills, knowledge, understanding, attitudes and values expected of a competent person in a wide range of contexts in Public Sector Administration and the public sector in general. Additionally, this qualification contributes to the development of information technology, communications, writing, and service delivery competencies. It provides learners who have no formal education with an opportunity through formal assessment to:
Have their prior learning formally recognised.
Identify gaps in their skills and knowledge.
Structure learning programmes to close those gaps.
The National Certificate: Public Administration NQF Level 3 (157 credits) is a 12-month qualification which contributes to the development of information technology, communications, writing, and service delivery competencies.
The qualification consists of five (4) modules and a Final Integrated Summative Assessment (FISA)
Legislative Framework & Ethical Principles
Transformation in Public Entity
Following the completion of the above modules, Learners also need to complete a Final Integrated Summative Assessment (FISA) that assesses their integrated understanding against the following Exit Level Outcomes (ELO’s):
Provide an effective administration service at practitioner level in the public sector at national, provincial or local government level.
Demonstrate knowledge of the legal, regulatory and policy frameworks applicable to own work environment.
Take responsibility for managing own performance and growth as administrative practitioners in the context of public sector human resource development policies and procedures.
Maintain health, safety and security of the work community and environment
The National Certificate: Public Administration NQF Level 3 (157 credits) is a 12-month qualification.
On completion, the following certification will be awarded:
A PSETA Certificate & Services Seta Statement of Achievement will be awarded to all delegates who successfully complete all portfolio requirements; or
A PSETA Statement of Achievement will be awarded to all delegates who successfully complete some, but not all, of the modules’ portfolio requirements. The Statement of Results will only reflect the modules successfully completed; or
A Regenesys Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to all delegates who attended all training sessions, but who do not complete any portfolio requirements successfully.