Qualification Overview

The Generic Management Learnership is designed to meet the needs of those learners who are specialising

in General Management and are managing, or wish to progress to manage first line managers in an

organisational entity. The skills, knowledge and understanding demonstrated within this qualification are

essential for the creation of a talent pool of experienced and effective middle managers that represents the

demographics of the South African society.

Qualification Overview

The Generic Management Learnership is designed to meet the needs of those learners who are specialising

in General Management and are managing, or wish to progress to manage first line managers in an

organisational entity. The skills, knowledge and understanding demonstrated within this qualification are

essential for the creation of a talent pool of experienced and effective middle managers that represents the

demographics of the South African society.

Generic management SAQA ID- 57712 (NQF 4)

Generic management SAQA ID- 57712 (NQF 4)

6 modules

6 modules

Full Online

Full Online

1 Year 

1 Year 

On achieving this qualification, the learner will have competencies in:

  • Initiating, developing, implementing and evaluating operational strategies, projects and action plans.
  • Monitoring and measuring performance and applying improvement interventions in the unit.
  • Leading and managing a team to enhance individual, team and unit effectiveness.
  • Building relationships with superiors and with stakeholders across the value chain.
  • Applying the principles of risk, financial and knowledge management and business ethics.
  • Enhancing the development of teams and team members.

On achieving this qualification, the learner will have competencies in:

  • Initiating, developing, implementing and evaluating operational strategies, projects and action plans.
  • Monitoring and measuring performance and applying improvement interventions in the unit.
  • Leading and managing a team to enhance individual, team and unit effectiveness.
  • Building relationships with superiors and with stakeholders across the value chain.
  • Applying the principles of risk, financial and knowledge management and business ethics.
  • Enhancing the development of teams and team members.

Pre-requisites / Assumed Learning

Learners accessing this Qualification should be competent in:

  • Communication at NQF level 4 (Grade 12)
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF level 4 (Grade 12)

Pre-requisites / Assumed Learning

Learners accessing this Qualification should be competent in:

  • Communication at NQF level 4 (Grade 12)
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF level 4 (Grade 12)

Further Study Options

Learners completing this qualification may consider further studies in:

  • National Diploma/Bachelors Degree in Management, Human Resources, Project Management, etc.

Further Study Options

Learners completing this qualification may consider further studies in:

  • National Diploma/Bachelors Degree in Management, Human Resources, Project Management, etc.

Qualification Accreditations

Qualification Accreditations

  • Theoretical Component:                        
  • Practical Component:                             
  • Contact Sessions:                                
  • Assessments Required:                     
  • Portfolio Required:                              

  • Theoretical Component:                        
  • Practical Component:                             
  • Contact Sessions:                                
  • Assessments Required:                     
  • Portfolio Required:                              

  • Module 1:                    
  • Module 2:                          
  • Module 3:                         
  • Module 4:                        
  • Module 5:                        
  • Module 6:                                            

  • Module 1:                    
  • Module 2:                          
  • Module 3:                         
  • Module 4:                        
  • Module 5:                        
  • Module 6:                                            

Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         72

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         72

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      57

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      57

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   22

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   22

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    150

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    150

Accredited Unit Standards: Generic Management (SAQA ID. 57712) - NQF 4

Accredited Unit Standards: Generic Management (SAQA ID. 57712) - NQF 4

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Core Component (Compulsory)

Core Component (Compulsory)

242824

242824

12

12

242815

242815

5

5

242816

242816

5

5

242822

242822

10

10

242821

242821

6

6

242810

242810

6

6

242829

242829

6

6

242819

242819

10

10

242811

242811

5

5

242817

242817

8

8

78

78

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

119457

119457

5

5

119467

119467

5

5

119465

119465

5

5

9015

9015

6

6

119462

119462

5

5

119469

119469

5

5

9016

9016

4

4

119472

119472

5

5

Studies and Assessment

Studies and Assessment

Online or Blended

Place of work or Host Company

NA- Online

Yes, Integrated Assessment

Yes

Online or Blended

Place of work or Host Company

NA- Online

Yes, Integrated Assessment

Yes

Communication Techniques

Monitor Team Effectiveness

Improve Team Effectiveness

Workplace Relationships

Manage Finance

Project Planning

Communication Techniques

Monitor Team Effectiveness

Improve Team Effectiveness

Workplace Relationships

Manage Finance

Project Planning

Qualification Modules

Qualification Modules

56

56

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Elective Component (Learner to complete a minimum of 35 credits)

Elective Component (Learner to complete a minimum of 35 credits)

117111

117111

4

4

12484

12484

4

4

123

123

113852

113852

10

10

114941

114941

4

4

113909

113909

5

5

113955

113955

4

4