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National Certificate: N5 Civil Engineering (SAQA ID 66960)


Obtain the theoretical foundation required for a National Diploma in Civil Engineering with the National Certificate: N5 Civil Engineering (SAQA ID 66960) course. Complementing this qualification is a practical component that involves 24 months of industry-relevant work experience, ensuring a comprehensive educational journey in the field.

Course code:


Accreditation status:

  • N5 – accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO)
  • SAQA ID: 66960
  • 40 Credits – NQF level 5
Course duration:

12 months

Entry requirements:
  • National Certificate N4: Civil Engineering
Subjects covered:
  • Building and Structural Construction N5
  • Building Administration N5
  • Building and Structural Surveying N5
  • Quantity Surveying N5
Assessment and award:

Students are required to complete the following:

  • 3 assignments per subject (passmark 50%)
  • 1 exam per subject

Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement: N5 Civil Engineering from the DHET.

Additional information:

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 N4-N6 Exam letter for information on writing the exams.



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