N6 Financial Management: National Certificate

Do you love numbers? Would you like to study towards a career that pays very well and has many opportunities available? Then you might want to read this page.

The N6 Financial Management Certificate is the third and final course in our Financial Management Programme. This course combined with 18 months of practical experience will give you a fully accredited National Diploma. The N6 certificate can be seen as your final move before receiving on the job training and real world experience.

Course Information:


National Certificate: N6 Financial Management

Accredited by:

The Quality Council of Trades and Occupations (QCTO)


There are three open book assignments that can be completed at home, as well as a final exam set by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

Exam opportunities:
There are two exam opportunities.
May/June and October/November

Registration Period:
February – May/June exam
August – October/November exam

NOTE:  This is an external exam which means you will have to pay an additional exam fee as external fees are not included in your course fees. 

Award type:

National N Certificate

Award issued by:

DHET (Department of Higher Education and Training)



NQF Level:

The National Qualifications Framework (NQF) level 06

Length of course:

12 Months

Entrance requirement:

National Certificate: N5 Financial Management


The subjects you take here build on what you have studied in the N4 and N5 Certificate courses.

Financial Management N4 n6 financial management

  • Financial Accounting N4
  • Computerised Financial Systems N4
  • Entrepreneurship N4
  • Management Communication N4

Financial Management N5

  • Financial Accounting N5
  • Computerised Financial Systems N5
  • Entrepreneurship N5
  • Cost and Management Accounting N5
Financial Management N6
  • Financial Accounting N6
  • Computerised Financial Systems N6
  • Entrepreneurship N6
  • Cost and Management Accounting N6


Your qualification that you work towards will be the National Certificate: N6 Financial Management. This certificate is awarded to you by the DHET.

Career Paths In Financial Management

  • Financial Accounting
  • Banking
  • Risk and Insurance Management
  • Financial Management

Gaining Your Practical Work Experience

An advantage of studying N certificates is the free placement service the DHET gives you. All you have to do is sign up and your details will be matched with suitable companies who gave opportunities for Work Integrated Learning (WIL).

How do I get Started?

Here are the ways in which you can get in touch with us and start studying.

  1. Fill in the form on this page and we will get back to you shortly.
  2. Call us toll-free: 0800 39 00 27
  3. Text us on Whatsapp: 082 318 8892

Last updated: November 07, 2018

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