Short Learning Programme in Technical Support

Programme overview:

Second Intake for 2024 is accepting late applications until 20th of May.
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Short Learning Programme in Technical Support next start date Next start date: 3 June 2024
15 July 2024
5 August 2024
26 August 2024
Next New Students Orientation Date:
27 May 2024
Short Learning Programme in Technical Support study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Mowbray
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
Short Learning Programme in Technical Support duration Duration:
Minimum: 10 months full-time
Maximum: 25 months full-time or part-time
Short Learning Programme in Technical Support support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

Post Matric | Technology | Short Course | Degree: Short Learning Programme in Technical Support
The specialised Short Learning Programme in Technical Support is intensive and career-orientated. Opening the door to tomorrow's world of work, it acts as a powerful launchpad to further studies in any of our Higher Certificates in Information Systems (IS). Build the knowledge and skills for work in a range of technical or support functions in the IT industry.

This Short Learning Programme provides you with a sound theoretical foundation of, and practical experience in operating system, computer systems and networking. The emphasis throughout is on technical application and on identifying and solving hardware-related problems. The core subject areas include A+, Network+ and Windows Server.

You also cover two broad topics that will be useful in any computer and business environment, namely Computer Literacy and Personal Skills Development. The success of our Short Learning Programmes rests on our unique Mastery Learning Methodology (MLM). This modular self directed learning approach gives you the flexibility to start and progress through the programme at a pace that best suits you.

This learning methodology, together with our cutting-edge facilities such as computer labs, IS open learning areas, hardware pods and smart pods, will prepare you for the real IT work environment of the future.

What’s more, you will start developing essential skills for the workplace, especially for the IT industry, such as analysing and solving real problems, applying logic, being innovative and adaptable, collaborating in team situations and communicating effectively.

More information:

Entry requirements
• South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.
• Or a National Certificate (Vocational) level 4 issued by the Council of General and Further Education and Training with Bachelor’s degree,
  Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.
• Or a Certificate of evaluation on a minimum NQF level 4 for foreign qualification confirmed by SAQA.
• Or a letter or certificate confirming an exemption from Universities South Africa (USAf) for any other School leaving results.
• Or a Completion of a Bachelor’s degree, Diploma, Higher Certificate or equivalent.
From R35 770 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.

Eduvos offers flexible payment options

Programme accreditation
• It is an Eduvos programme with modules that may articulate into the accredited Higher Certificates in Information Systems (Internet Development, Engineering and Software Development), at NQF level 5.
• This Short Learning Programme is not accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC), nor is it registered with the South African Qualifications Authority(SAQA). However, the modules within the short learning programme contain the accredited NQF level 5 modules
which allows for direct articulation into the full qualifications.
• Eduvos is a proud CompTIA (Computing Technology Information Association) partner. Due to this partnership
with CompTIA, students who opt for the Short Learning Programme Technical Support, will qualify to attempt the
A+ and Network+ CompTIA certification exams at partner pricing*.
*This is applicable only for the first sitting and the CompTIA certification exam fees are added to the course fee.
Possible career options
The career choices for you, as a Short Learning Programme
in IT Engineering graduate, include junior positions in:
• Network administration
• IT support
This qualification is offered at the following campuses

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Mowbray, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), 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
This is an outline of the modules for this qualification per level.

Data for intake starting: 3 June 2024

    Short Learning Programme in Technical Support
    Admission fee (ADMIN6-B00) - Admission
    A+ (ITVAA0-M00) - Core
    Network+ (ITVNA0-M00) - Core
    Windows Server (ITWIA0-M00) - Core
    Hyper-V Fundamentals (ITHFA0-M00) - Core
    Wireless Networks and Security (ITNSA0-M00) - Core
    Network+ (CompTIA Certification Voucher) (ITVNA0-EXT) - External Certification
    A+ (CompTIA Certification Voucher) (ITVAA0-EXT) - External Certification
    Linux Operating System (ITLXA0-M00) - Fundamental
    Computer Literacy (Microsoft) (ITCLA0-M00) - Fundamental
    Personal Skills Development (ITSDA0-M00) - Fundamental