National Certificate: N1 Engineering Studies (Motor Mechanic – Petrol)
This career-oriented course will introduce you to the workshop practices and administrative skills required for working as a petrol motor mechanic. This course is a good option if you enjoy technical work, and you want to develop the skills you need to become a motor mechanic focusing on vehicles with petrol engines.
- N1 – accredited by Umalusi
- SAQA ID: 67109
Approximately 6 months
Grade 10 (with Maths, Science and Drawings) or Grade 9 with N1 Bridging Certificate
- Mathematics N1
- Engineering Science N1
- Engineering Drawings N1
- Motor Trade Theory N1
Students are required to complete the following:
- 3 assignments per subject
- 1 exam per subject
Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement: N1 Engineering Studies from DHET.
N courses are offered and assessed by Oxbridge Academy. After gaining a qualifying year mark, students will be admitted to write the national examination at an approved venue. Read our N1-N3 Exam-letter for information on writing the exams.
Need assistance with gaining practical work experience?
While you are busy with your course, or after you have completed your studies, you can sign up for the DHET’s free placement service – iWIL – so that your profile can be matched with a suitable employer offering opportunities for Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or Workplace Based Learning (WBL) in your field of study.