National Certificate: N5 Tourism (SAQA ID 66978)

This tourism course helps you to prepare for a successful career in the tourism industry by equipping you with knowledge and skills relating to topics such as tourism communication, tourist destinations, travel services, and travel office procedures.

Course code:
EN5028-04
Accreditation status:
N5 – accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO)

SAQA ID: 66978

Course duration:
12 months

Course fee:
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Please note: The course fee includes the examination fees.
Entry requirements:
Subjects covered:
  • Tourism Communication N5
  • Travel Services N5
  • Travel Office Procedures N5
  • Tourist Destinations N5

Please note: Introductory Computer Practice N4 is a compulsory subject that you need to pass if you want to apply for your National Diploma. Therefore, if you want to earn your National Diploma after completing the N4 – N6 Certificates, and you have not already completed the subject Introductory Computer Practice N4, we recommend that you register for it along with the subjects listed above. (Additional fees will apply.)

Assessment and award:
Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded a National Certificate: N5 Tourism 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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