NATED Mechanical Engineering

Duration: 3 Months for Each Level
Registration: January, May and September
Campus: Tzaneen, Mokopane and Rustenburg

N1 – N3 UMALUSI ACCREDITED AND N4 – N6 QCTO ACCREDITED

N1 Admission Requirements: Grade 9
N4 Admission Requirements: Grade 12 with Mathematics and Physical Science and two relevant technical subjects.

Mathematics, Engineering Science, Engineering Drawing, Motor Trade Theory, Diesel Trade Theory.

The language of tuition at NATED Studies South Africa is English. All classes and assessments will be conducted in English. Whenever necessary the lecturers may use a different language in order to assist in the learning process and encourage comprehension.

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING N1 – N3

Entry Requirement :

  • For N2: Grade 12 with Mathematics & Technical Drawing, each with a minimum pass of 40% (Achievement Level 3)
  • For N3: Mechanical Engineering N2 or NCV: Engineering & Related Design Level 4

Subjects: 

  • Mathematics N1, N2, N3
  • Engineering Science N1, N2, N3
  • Engineering Drawing & Design N1, N2, N3
  • Fitting & Machining Theory N1, N2 / Motor Trade Theory N1, N2 / Metalworkers Theory N1, N2
  • Mechanotechnics N3

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING N4 – N6

Entry Requirement:

  • For N4: Mechanical Engineering N3 or NCV: Engineering & Related Design Level 4
  • For N5: Mechanical Engineering N4
  • For N6: Mechanical Engineering N5

Subjects: 

  • Mathematics N4, N5, N6
  • Engineering Science N4
  • Mechanical Drawing & Design N4
  • Strengths of Material N5, N6
  • Power Machines N5, N6
  • Mechanotechnics N4, N5, N6

WORKPLACE EXPERIENCE

On completion of N6 learners have to find employment with a registered company that will give them practical training in the place of work to gain the required experience. The N6 certificate can be converted to a Diploma after 24 months of relevant experience.