Coastal TVET College Courses

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Coastal TVET College Courses

Coastal TVET College Courses: Coastal TVET College offers a wide range of courses to students seeking quality education in technical and vocational fields. Coastal TVET College boasts state-of-the-art facilities and experienced lecturers who are committed to providing students with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in their chosen fields.

The college’s courses are designed to meet the needs of a diverse student population, from school leavers seeking entry-level qualifications to working professionals looking to upskill and advance their careers. From the National Certificate Vocational programme to engineering, information technology, and short courses, Coastal TVET College has something for everyone. In this article, we will take a closer look at the courses offered by Coastal TVET College and their benefits.


Coastal TVET College Courses/Programmes Offered

National Certificate Vocational (NCV)

The National Certificate Vocational (NCV) is a new and modern qualification offered at FET Colleges since January 2007. It is offered at Levels 2, 3 and 4 of the National Qualifications Framework which are equivalent to Grades 10, 11 and 12.

National Certificate Vocational (NCV) is one of the high skills, high quality and high knowledge programmes that provides an experience of the workplace environment and is intended to directly respond to the priority skills demand of the modern economy. This qualification will also provide an opportunity to enter higher education studies subject to appropriate subject combinations.

NCV: Business Studies

  • Finance, Economics and Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Office Administration
  • Information Technology and Computer Science

NCV: Engineering Studies

  • Civil Engineering & Building Construction
  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction
  • Engineering and Related Design

NCV: General Studies

  • Education and Development
  • Hospitality
  • Primary Agriculture
  • Tourism

What are the minimum entry requirements for National Certificate Vocational (NCV) qualification?

  • A pass in Grade 9 or equivalent qualification.

How long is the Qualification?

  • NCV is a three-year qualification offered at Levels 2, 3 and 4. Each level takes a full year of study. A student is issued with a certificate on the successful completion of each level of study.

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Nated (Report 191)

NATED programmes are delivered under the auspices of the Department of Higher Education and Training and quality assured by Umalusi. These programmes are offered in both Engineering and Business Studies. Engineering is offered as trimester courses (3 months per level) and Business Studies as semester courses (6 months per level).

NOTE: A National Diploma (M+3) qualification is awarded to students who have completed their N6 in a specific field and have completed a relevant 24-month in-service training with the organization of their choice.

Nated: Business Studies

  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Assistant
  • Marketing Management
  • Public Management
  • Tourism

Nated: Engineering Studies

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-Disciplinary Drawing Office Practice / Draughting

What are the minimum entry requirements for Nated (Report 191) qualification?

• Engineering Studies

  • Entry requirement: N3 or Grade 12 with Maths and Physical Science as a passed subject,
  • Registration: January, May & September.

• Business Studies

  • Entry requirement: N3 or Grade 12
  • Registration: January & July.


Skills Training

They also offer a range of skills programmes. These programmes are mainly practical based and certification is done by the college unless otherwise specified.

Skills Programmes:


  • Cabinet Making
  • Carpentry
  • Welding / Boilermaking
  • Fitting & Machining
  • Electronics
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Bricklaying
  • Motor Mechanics
  • IC3
  • Hairdressing (Occupational Certificate)

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Coastal TVET College Contact Information

Central Administration Office

  • Address: 50051 Mfundi Mngadi Dr, KwaMakhutha ● PO Box 1795, Amanzimtoti, 4126
  • T:+27 31 905 7000
  • E:


From the National Certificate Vocational programme to engineering, information technology, and short courses, Coastal TVET College has something for everyone. We do hope this article was helpful. For more information, visit the official website for more details;