Office Administration Programme

Be an indispensable all-rounder

The office administration course is perfect for those of you who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-around office knowledge is perfect for those of you who want to learn a little bookkeeping and a lot of all-around office knowledge.

By learning about all the elements that contribute to a smooth-running office, you’ll be able to help out in just about any department.

Increase your knowledge – and your responsibilities

As you work your way through the office administration course’s 12 subjects, you’ll move up from the Foundation Level through the Intermediate Level to the Advanced level – and achieve their associated NQF qualifications.

This administration course is a great choice if you believe in the huge benefits of running any company in an organized way. The knowledge you gain in each successive qualification builds on the last, allowing you to take on key functions and increased responsibility in your workplace.

Did you know you can join a professional body and get a designation?

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18 months

Entry Requirements

Grade 12 (Std 10) or equivalent

You must be at least 16 years of age

No prior accounting knowledge is needed.


Business and Office Administration 1 (BOA1)

Bookkeeping to Trial Balance (BKTB)

Business Literacy (BUSL)

Marketing Management and Public Relations (MMPR)

Business Law and Administrative Practice (BLAP)

Cost and Management Accounting (CMGT)

What will i learn to do?

Business communication; bookkeeping up to trial balance; apply your basic knowledge of cost and management accounting; use your basic skills in marketing and public relations, business law and administrative practice.

What can my job title be?

Junior Office Administrator, Receptionist, Office Assistant, Public Relations Officer, Marketing Administrator