National Certificate: Tourism Management N4 - N6

National N Diploma in Tourism

About this programme: Our Tourism Management Programme is offered in two areas of specialization depending on which campus you are enrolled at.

Admission requirements: Grade 12 Certificate, and you may be asked to attend an assessment and interview.

Job opportunities:  You will be job-ready and able to take up a position in the following sectors of the tourism industry:

  • Airline Ground Crew
  • Car Rental Agents
  • Foreign Exchange Agents
  • Reservation Agents at Inter-City Coach companies
  • Junior Travel Consultants
  • Tour Operators
  • Tourism Information Officer
  • Cruise Consultant
  • Front Office/Reservation Officers in the accommodation sector

Qualification:  A National N Diploma in Tourism Management is awarded on successful completion of this programme

Duration:  Each level takes 6 Months full time to complete (total of 18 months to complete the theory) and then 18 months practical in industry. Generally it takes 3 years to qualify for a National Diploma.

*In-depth description Students complete three certificates (N4-N6) and 18 months of in-service training, at the end of which a National N Diploma in Tourism Management is awarded if the student meets all the relevant criteria. The course structure is laid out so that you can follow a stream that suits your requirement. The subjects for the various streams are as follows:



  • Tourist Destinations N4
  • Travel Services N4
  • Tourism Communication N4
  • Travel Office Procedures N4


  • Tourist Destinations N5
  • Travel Services N5
  • Tourism Communication N5
  • Travel Office Procedures N5


  • Tourist Destinations N6
  • Travel Services N6
  • Travel Office Procedures N6
  • Hotel Reception N6

Where is this course offered?

This programme is offered at Zimbani Campus.