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National Certificate in General Management

Perform as a manager that takes business ideas and turns them into profits

Course starts 13 January 2020 | 9 March 2020
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Course Details

Course overview

This qualification in general management will enable you to make a real difference within a management practice through the active use of frameworks, theories and tools. It will help you to develop a good grounding in both the theory and practice of managing and leading, covering the core functions and disciplines of management and helping you to make the connections between them.

It provides a framework for a year-long process of professional development which challenges you to engage actively with a wide variety of ideas and to develop a repertoire of techniques and approaches best suited to your situation and management context.

Summary of what you can do afterwards

  • Lead a team of first line managers
  • Initiate operational strategies, projects and action plans to improve effectiveness
  • Apply performance improvement for achievement of the entity’s objectives
  • Build relationships using communication processes both vertically and horizontally
  • Apply the principles of risk, ethics, financial and knowledge management to ensure sustainability
  • Enhance the development of team members through skills, coaching, providing career direction and capitalising on diversity in the unit

What do you get after you have completed your studies

  • A qualification from Stellenbosch Graduate Institute as evidence of your newly acquired abilities and competencies
  • Skills, knowledge and application thereof that is practical, relevant and prepares you for your future
  • Become part of the SGI Alumni and stay connected with individuals across the country and world who have embarked on the same learning journey as you

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