School of Administration & Management
Getting the Job
Qualification / Course Information
Self-study within 2 weeks. Minimum focused learning time required: approximately 24 hours.
Certificate of Completion
Successful completion of this short course can be included to your portfolio of evidence for RPL consideration
Unassisted Online Learning
Both school and university can equip you with knowledge and skills relevant to your prospective career. However, the skill set required for securing the job is one that you will need to develop separately. You need to understand how to become an appealing applicant to prospective employers. The most successful individuals are those who combine their skills with self-confidence and street smarts. It is important for you to have a full understanding of what is required to take advantage of available job opportunities.The current South African job market is highly competitive, meaning that you need to be more skilled and better prepared than your peers to secure a job. Discover the most vital skills needed to secure a job and the steps you can take to become the most appealing job applicant possible. This Online Short Learning Programme is ideal for first-time job seekers, or individuals applying for jobs to secure promotions.
A desktop / laptop computer (this product is not mobile-friendly)
A reliable internet connection with continuous access and a minimum speed of 4MB (this product is not available offline)
There are no entry requirements for this Online Short Learning Programme .
However, it is recommended that the applicant has achieved English language competence at a level that is equivalent to Grade 12.
At the end of this Short Learning Programme, you should be able to:
Conduct a basic job search
Create a professional online identity
Create a professional CV
Write a professional profile summary
Write an effective cover letter
Describe the interview process