FET Certificate: Information Technology: Technical Support

SAQA ID: 78964
Minimum credits: 163
NQF Level: 4
MCIT SETA
Duration 12 months/ (1 year)

Course overview

The purpose of this qualification is to build a foundational entry into the field of Computer Sciences and Information Technology, specifically into the field of Systems Support, covering basic knowledge needed for further study in the field of Systems Support at Higher Education Levels

Career Fields: What are the career opportunities available after completing this qualification?

Computer Technician, Network Administrator, Hardware Technician, Help, Desk Support, Laboratory Technician, Call Centre Support, Data Centre Administrator, Network Engineer, Support Team Leader

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

Foundational skills in English and Mathematics at NQF level 3.
Ability to use a personal computer competently
Competence in the unit standard, “Participate in formal meetings”, NQF Level 2 (ID 14911).
Grade 11 or equivalent qualification NQF 3 with English and Mathematics

How long does it take for me to complete this qualification?

12 months/1 year

What is this course’s accreditation status?

This qualification is accredited by MICT SETA