National N Diploma: Civil Engineering

Full-time | Course Type: N3- N6 National NATED Diploma

“The joy of engineering is to find a straight line on a double logarithmic diagram.” Thomas Koenig

Secure your future with a National N Diploma in Civil Engineering

Have you always had a keen interest in solving practical problems? Does the structure of buildings, roadways and other types of architecture appeal to you?  If so, then it is time to build a bridge to the next level of your career with the National N Diploma in Civil Engineering.

Are you interested in solving practical problems? Do you have a strong appreciation for the structure of buildings etc.? Then build a bridge to your career with the National N Diploma: Civil Engineering.

When you enter into the field of Civil Engineering expect to learn more about planning, designing, constructing, managing and maintenance of the physical environment. Civil engineering is one of the most diverse professions in the engineering sector. Upon successful completion of National N Diploma in Civil Engineering, you will be qualified to specialize in structural, construction, geotechnical, traffic, water resources, urban planning, materials, and many other emerging areas. Graduates go on to become involved in everything from planning and designing transport systems to enhancing the energy efficiency of buildings or undertaking the treatment and restoration of contaminated sites.

Reinforce the strength and quality of your career. Enhance your basic engineering science and design skills and begin a career in any of the various fields of practice. Join this fast-moving, challenging and rewarding profession today.

Build your career with a qualification from ICESA

Everybody has a dream about the ideal career that they would like to get into one day. Some may dream of a career in fashion, journalism or even travel and tourism. At ICESA we understand that choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make, and we are passionate about providing you with a sound qualification of your dreams at an affordable price. We also know that you would like the time that you spend on campus to be academically rewarding but that you also want to enjoy a rich, full social life. With this in mind we have dynamic, easy to access campuses situated around in some of KZN’s busiest, most vibrant CBD areas for your convenience.

Entrance Requirements

Registering for the National N Diploma in Civil Engineering is easy! Our staff on the different campuses are friendly, efficient and easy to contact. To find out more, all you need to do is either log onto our website, fill out our online form, call us, or simply pay us a visit. We will be glad to assist you.

N2: Engineering Studies, Grade 11 or Senior Certificate or NSC (Maths or Maths Literacy) 

Expected time on the course

When it comes to time spent on your course, we realise that time is of the essence. At ICESA we would like to equip you with the necessary skills and set you on the path to your dream job as quickly as possible.

  • Our HET and FET courses range between 1 - 3 years.
  • Our provider and short courses range between 30 hour - 5 months on a full-time basis and then a 1 year - 3 year courses on a part time basis.
  • Matric School offers support to learners on all matric subjects, Classes are offered on a full or part-time basis.

The programme duration is two (2) years full time and tuition is face to face. Programmes are offered during the week on a full-time basis. Minimum two (2) years and two years in-service training. 

Course Content and Modules

  • You can now look forward to a full academic year with a variety of exciting subjects to help you develop your skills. This should help you plan your calendar and your study timetable and put you on the road to success.

Study Guides and Course Material

To help get you started on your chosen field of study, a list of prescribed textbooks will be made available to you. 

Careers that would suit you best

Once you have successfully graduated from ICESA, with a National N Diploma in Civil Engineering, you can take on some of the following jobs and careers:

  • Civil Engineering Technologist
  • Building Control Surveyor 
  • Site Engineer
  • Engineering Geologist
  • Water Engineer 

Understanding your qualification

On successful completion of the programme, you will receive the following certification. National Certificate at each level N3, N4, N5, N6 and then a National N Diploma on completion of N4-N6 and two years in-service training. 

Take your career to the next level

Please enquire at the nearest MLA Campus for the prospectus containing information on further studies. 

How much will it cost you?

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Full Price (Year 1)
Deposit 1
Deposit 2
3 Months Installments
6 Months Installments
10 Months Installments

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