Today’s employers are looking for entrepreneurial employees; those who can offer more than just the basic requirements. This curriculum integrates a SETA-accredited programme with global specialisations and certifications attained through some of the world’s largest learning platforms, preparing you to become, not only sought-after employees, but future entrepreneurs and job creators.

With a strong focus on practical experience, you will develop an industry-aligned portfolio, ensuring you have a solid platform from which to launch your careers.

At NewBridge College, you will attend full-time lectures in support of this professional learning programme, and your programme will include the NewBridge College exclusive Professional Development Programme, giving you the tools to adapt and thrive in our ever-changing working world. Each programme is also accompanied by relevant Short Learning Programmes, offered through the innovative learning platform edx.org, boosting your CV and ensuring that you remain relevant in the workplace.

What You Will Learn

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  1. An understanding of the essentials of entrepreneurship
  2. Project management
  3. Sales and marketing
  4. Product and business planning
  5. Financial management and planning
  6. Human Resources management
  7. How to pitch to investors and create partnerships
  8. The use of technology in business

Career Path

  • Business Consulting
  • Sales
  • Research and Development
  • Fundraising
  • Business Reporting
  • Business Owner
  • New Venture Specialist
  • Blogging

Entrance Criteria

The NewBridge College admission criterion is a National Senior Certificate or equivalent. The applicant must be able to demonstrate proficiency in both English and Numeracy.

NewBridge College may apply alternative criteria in cases where the applicant does not meet the requirements for admission stated above in order to demonstrate readiness.

Professional Development Programme

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Our exclusive Professional Development Programme runs concurrently with your professional learning programme, teaching you crucial academic skills, workplace skills, financial literacy, personal skills and digital citizenship, and
giving you an advantage for life.

Programme Content

NewBridge College provides full-time lecture and tutorial support towards this Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management Programme. Similarly, NewBridge College offers support for the short learning programmes offered on the online learning platforms detailed above.

Our full-time campus, situated in Musgrave, Durban, ensures that students who enrol with us will enjoy a full student life that includes lectures, personal development, and an exciting sport and social programme while they study towards this professional learning programme.

For further information on this accreditation, click here