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- 83946 (NQF 3)

Generic management SAQA ID- 83946 (NQF 3)

8 modules

8 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 7:
  • Module 8:                       

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  • Module 2:                          
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  • Module 4:                        
  • Module 5:                        
  • Module 6:                     
  • Module 7:
  • Module 8:                       

Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Required Qualification Course Credit Composition

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         78

Core Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                         78

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      49

Fundamental Components Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                      49

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   35

Elective Component Credits (Compulsory)                                                                                                                                                   35

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    120

TOTAL QUALIFICATION CREDITS                                                                                                                                                                    120

Accredited Unit Standards: Generic Management (SAQA ID. 83946) - NQF 3

Accredited Unit Standards: Generic Management (SAQA ID. 83946) - NQF 3

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Core Component (Compulsory)

Core Component (Compulsory)

13912

13912

5

5

13914

13914

3

3

13915

13915

4

4

13916

13916

4

4

13917

13917

6

6

13911

13911

3

3

14665

14665

10

10

13919

13919

10

10

13918

13918

4

4

14667

14667

10

10

13947

13947

6

6

65

65

Unit Standard

Unit Standard

Unit Standard Title

Unit Standard Title

Credits

Credits

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

Fundamental Component (Compulsory)

9010

9010

2

2

9013

9013

4

4

8969

8969

5

5

9012

9012

5

5

8973

8973

5

5

7456

7456

5

5

8970

8970

5

5

8968

8968

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

Management Planning Techniques

Management Leadership Skills

Management Organisational Skills

Management controlling Skills

Management Ethical Skills

Workplace Communication Skills

Second Language Components

Mathematical Concept in the Workplace 

Management Planning Techniques

Management Leadership Skills

Management Organisational Skills

Management controlling Skills

Management Ethical Skills

Workplace Communication Skills

Second Language Components

Mathematical Concept in the Workplace 

Qualification Modules

Qualification Modules

36

36

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)

11813

11813

9

9

110471

110471

8

8

123

123

11816

11816

4

4

7573

7573

4

4

7571

7571

8

8

11817

11817

5

5