NQF Courses for Real Estate Agents

PropAcademy is an accredited Services SETA provider of the NQF Real Estate qualifications and an accredited RPL Assessment Centre. We offer Real Estate Property Practitioners an uncompromised professional service from the start of your course to certification.

When entering the property industry, you will start as an Intern or Candidate Property Practitioner, then become a Full Status or Non-Principal Property Practitioner and finally, a Principal Property Practitioner.

Knowing which qualifications to progress up the property ladder and choosing the right courses to get there as quickly as possible is a simple process when using PropAcademy as your service provider.

Choose from these PropAcademy NQF courses:

NQF Courses for Estate Agents in South Africa

R10,500 ex VAT
6 Months
NQF4 Real Estate Occupational Certificate

NQF Level 4: Real Estate Occupational Certificate: SAQA ID 118714

Starting July 1, 2024, completing this course is mandatory for becoming a Property Practitioner. Obtaining NQF4 certification improves career prospects within the real estate sector, demonstrating competence and dedication to prospective employers and clients alike.

R3,900 ex VAT
3 Months
NQF 4 RPL Real Estate Course

NQF Level 4 Real Estate RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning applies to any agent who can prove that they have been active in the industry and believe they are an ideal applicant for RPL. When you apply for this three-month course, you must pass an accreditation quiz. NQF4 in RPL consists of questions that test your industry knowledge and field experience and ask you to provide evidence of your property activities.

R850 ex VAT
6 Weeks
NQF Level 4 Functional Mathematics

NQF Level 4 Fundamental Mathematics

As a pre-requisite to the NQF4 59097 Real Estate qualification, you must have Fundamental Mathematics at the matric or NQF3 level. This six-week fundamental mathematics course is designed as part of the NQF4 59097 and cannot be used for any other application. It is specific to real estate measurement, accounting calculations, and determining statistics for running property surveys.

R850 ex VAT
6 Weeks
NQF4 Literacy Course

NQF4 Literacy

Another pre-requisite to the NQF4 59097 Real Estate qualification is that you have passed a second South African language at matric or NQF Level 3. This short six-week bridging course is presented in English and Afrikaans. We hold free interactive webinars where you can participate with queries, group discussions and the like. Literacy must be started once you have completed your NQF4 course.

R7,900 ex VAT
6 Months
NQF5 Real Estate Course

NQF Level 5 Real Estate

To become a Principal Property Practitioner, you must complete your NQF Level 5 qualification and then your PDE5 exam. The pre-requisite to your NQF5 is to have completed your NQF4 Real Estate ID: 59097. If you are exempt from your NQF5 but do not have Matric mathematics or a second South African language, you will have to complete our short bridging courses for these subjects.

R4,900 ex VAT
3 Months
NQF 5 RPL Real Estate Course

NQF Level 5 Real Estate RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning for NQF5 applies to any full-status property practitioner who has managed an estate agency firm and believes they are a suitable applicant for RPL. To apply for this three-month course, you must pass an accreditation quiz. The course does not supply study guides as by Recognition of Prior Learning, you know and can supply workplace evidence.

R36,500 ex VAT
24 Months

NQF Level 6 Facilities Manager

Enter the multi-billion Facilities Management arena where skills are scarce and salaries highly competitive. This two-year course carries 262 SAQA credits at NQF level 6. Once you have completed this course, you will write an exam with the regulatory authority, SAFMA, to earn your certification. The prerequisite to taking on this opportunity is having an NQF4 qualification.

R19,000 ex VAT
12 Months
NQF 2 New Venture Creation SMME Course

NQF Level 2 New Venture Creation SMME

Are you an emerging entrepreneur fresh out of school, realising that you must acquire business knowledge to be the next emerging tycoon? This twelve-month course has 138 credits which may be used to offset part of a future qualification. Learn how to successfully tender for business opportunities within the public sector and gain management, financial and marketing skills.

R16,000 ex VAT
12 Months
New Venture Creation Course

NQF Level 4 New Venture Creation

Take that step – start your medium business venture! This incredible twelve-month course offers 149 SAQA credits and will solidify your dreams! Do you want not only to manage but to grow your business? You will need all the skills we offer to achieve tender acquisitions and apply technical business management and strategies. You will be able to not only grow but to sustain your business.

NQF4 Full Qualification

Newcomers to the industry have two years within which to become qualified as a Full Status Agent. Part of this process is to achieve competency in the NQF 4 course.  In order to be eligible to take the NQF4 course, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) requires you to have passed Mathematics and a 2nd South African language at NQF3 level (grade 11).  If you do not have these qualifications, don’t panic, PropAcademy have both qualifications available as short easy to follow courses, see below.

NQF4 Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you have been a registered agent for several years or are re-entering the industry and the EAAB requires you to have NQF4 in Real Estate, you should apply to complete the NQF4 RPL course.  The benefit of this is that you obtain the full NQF4 qualification in half the time. In addition, you do not need to acquire Notional Hours.  In order to be eligible to take the NQF4 course, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) requires you to have passed Mathematics and a 2nd South African language at NQF3 (grade 11).  If you do not have these qualifications, don’t panic, PropAcademy have short courses available to satisfy this need.  See below.

Functional Mathematics and/or Literacy

You must have passed Functional Mathematics and a 2nd South African language at NQF3 (grade 11) or matric level to be eligible for the NQF4 course. If you do not have one or both of these subjects, you should register for Functional Maths and/or Literacy course at the same time as you register for the NQF4 or the NQF4 RPL course.  PropAcademy’s Functional Mathematics & Literacy short courses are designed to give you  all the tools you need to achieve competency in record time. If you already have Maths or a 2nd South African language at matric or NQF3 level, you only need to register for the NQF4 course.

NQF5 Full Qualification

Congratulations on deciding to take responsibility for your journey in real estate by becoming a Principal Property Practitioner.  To achieve this status, you must achieve your NQF Level 5 Real Estate qualification.

NQF5 Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you have held a Fidelity Fund Certificate at Principal Status, or if you have managed all aspects of an estate agency firm or branch, you may apply to complete your NQF5 as RPL.  The benefit of this is that the period of the course is shortened and you do not have to produce Notional Hours.

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