Higher Certificate in Business Management (Insurance)

Programme overview:

Higher Certificate in Business Management (Insurance) next start date Next start date: 2 October 2023
21 February 2024
Next Orientation Date: 26 September 2023
Higher Certificate in Business Management (Insurance) study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Claremont
Cape Town - Tyger Valley
Durban (Umhlanga)
East London
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Nelson Mandela Bay

Remote and distant students join a campus where the programme is offered
Higher Certificate in Business Management (Insurance) duration Duration:
Minimum: 1 year
Maximum: 3 years
Higher Certificate in Business Management (Insurance) support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

NQF Level 5 | Commerce and Law | Corporate Training | SAQA ID 83326

Future-proof your skills with Eduvos. The insurance and financial industry are rapidly transforming with the new digital age. Continuous technological advancements are personalising insurance policies, while growing towards automated claim systems.

Entering the insurance industry now requires a new skill set that is current, flexible, and enables you to keep up with a fast-paced working environment. This includes current skills and knowledge of the fundamentals of insurance and financial management. This Higher Certificate offers young professional who wish to enter the industry or those already in the workforce the opportunity to explore, understand and gain digital capabilities that are vital in the fourth industrial revolution.

The Higher Certificate in Business Management Insurance will provide the students with a national recognised qualification. This is built on a current qualification offered at Eduvos, at all of its campuses, except the Midrand campus, namely the Higher Certificate in Business Management.

The aim of this specialisation in Insurance is to broaden the market, increase employability of our students and offer future skills for the digital age.

More information:

Entry requirements
• You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) for diploma or certificate purposes.
• An equivalent foreign secondary or international school-leaving certificate on an NSC level (NQF 4) confirmed by SAQA
From R40 200 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.
Programme accreditation
• Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE). • Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).
Possible career options
The career choices for you, as a Higher Certificate in Business Management with specialisation in Insurance graduate, are varied and jobs and careers in the banking and insurance industry include:

• Insurance Administrator
• Underwriter
• Insurance Consultant
• General administration
• Marketing administration
• Sales Agent
This qualification is offered at the following campuses

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Claremont, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), East London, Midrand, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Claremont, Durban, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, East London, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark

International students

International students are welcome to apply for this programme.

For international student requirements please kindly check International Students Admissions

Calling all students from Angola, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominica, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Qualification structure
Qualification Structure:
- Bookkeeping
- Business Communication 
- Commercial Short-term Insurance Practice
- Computer Skills
- Insurance Laws and Ethics
- Introduction to Business Management
- Introduction to Data Analytics and Underwriting
- Introduction to Marketing 
- Personal Insurance in the Digital Age
- Work Integrated Learning
Year 1