Industry-recognised project management skills open job and career opportunities across a multitude of industries and in every organisation or business. Project Management is an exciting, dynamic and desirable career choice in any industry.

Our project management courses will empower you with the project management tools, techniques, and processes required to complete projects on time, within budget and to project specifications – regardless of the industry.

As a Recognised Education and Training Provider (RETP) of Project Management South Africa (PMSA) – the SAQA-recognised professional body that confers designations in the project management industry – our project management courses are aligned with the requirements for career progression along the PMSA framework.

This course is assessed through comprehensive assignments. Upon successful completion, you will receive an Academy of York certificate.

Course Outline

This comprehensive course in project management consists of three modules, culminating in a PMSA-recognised Academy of York certificate as a Project Manager or Project Administrator.

Course modules

* Module 1: Fundamental Communication

* Module 2: Project Management Fundamentals

* Module 3a: Project Manager
Module 3b: Project Administrator

The first two of the three modules must be completed by all students. Thereafter, students can choose either Module 3a: Project Manager or Module 3b: Project Administrator. It is possible to cross over between the two modules at an additional study fee.

Project Manager or Project Administrator?

Even though their roles and functions are different, Project Managers and Project Administrators work closely together using project management principles, tools and techniques.

Project Managers oversee specific projects and performs typical Project Manager functions: planning, budgeting, overseeing and documenting all aspects of each project.

The Project Administrator brings essential administrative support with typical duties that include all aspects of facilitating a project, convening meetings, collecting project information, taking meeting minutes, assisting with developing of reports and presentations, arranging training for project staff and participating in budget administration, recordkeeping and forecasting project performance. Project Administrators often advance into a Project Manager role.

Assessment and Award

Academy of York is a Recognised Education and Training Provider (RETP) of Project Management South Africa (PMSA). PMSA is the SAQA-recognised professional body conferring designations in the project management industry.

Academy of York’s project management-related course offerings are in alignment with the requirements for progression along the PMSA framework for careers in project management and professional designations.

This course will be assessed through comprehensive assignments.

Upon successful completion, you will receive an Academy of York certificate.

Course Price

Price Before Bursary R18 750.00
Price After Bursary R11 250.00

*Prospective students need to contact Academy of York to determine if they qualify for a bursary

Payment Options

1: Once Off Payment (No Registration Fee)
Once Off Payment Price R10 350.00

Once Off Payment

2: Payment Plan
Registration Fee R1 000.00
Payment Plan R750.00 over 15 Months

*Please Complete the form to get one of our Support Consultants to contact you regarding a Payment Plan

AOY Accreditation

Academy of York is a Silver Level Recognised Education and Training Provider (RETP) of Project Management South Africa (PMSA). PMSA is the SAQA-recognised professional body conferring designations in the project management industry.

Academy of York is also accredited by FASSET SETA, SAIOSH, SABPP, COMENSA and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) and is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a Private College.

”I had the most amazing time while doing my Advance Project Management course, in the beginning it was difficult to adjust since I work full time knock at five sometimes late, however, with the help of my coordinator I was challenged to think out of the box. She was so supportive sometimes I would pass with average marks she will return my script demanding that I can do more/ better. I am now running my projects with confidence and hope to move into a new job.

Thank You, Thank You Michelle for your patience and support keep up with the excellent service. You made my study easy as if I was attending daily classes, I enjoyed my studies with the institution hope to come back for more soon. thank you”

Hlanganani Khosa

”I am so impressed with the excellent service AOY provides. I will highly recommend AOY to other prospective students, for the high level of efficiency, high standard and support provided from the start to the finish of this course. From the onset the student advisor was helpful and efficient with assisting me with my enrolling. My course co-ordinator was amazing in every aspect. Her fast response to emails and queries were consistent. AOY has made online learning user friendly and flexible to those with a hectic lifestyle and still wanting to pursue their dreams. The course content has imparted in-depth and valuable knowledge which will help toward my success in my career.”

Kershnee Nundlall

”In 2011 I decided to improve my skills and I contacted Academy of York. I don’t regret studying at home, with no tests and exams. At first I didn’t believe it that is true until I received my study material. The bursary that the Academy gave me it paid half of my tuition fees,brilliant idea indeed.Thank you Academy of York for making my dream come true, I must say the skills I acquired there I am still using them and they exceptionally improved my skills.”

Mapule Sequmela

”It was a pleasant experience. always helpful when I called and I never struggled to get info from Academy of York. ”

Marc De Lange

”It was a great privilege studying with AOY. And their staff is absolutely and very quick to answer and resolve any enquiries brought forward to them.”

Kago Makwela

Managing a project already without any qualification has been a challenge in some of the things that one needs to put together when doing budget and operational plans. I tried my best and was very much successful but I needed something to show of with so I decided to do Project Management Course with Academy of York and through dedication I have passed my certificate. I’m proud of myself and wish that everybody who reads this to have confidence in themselves and take “risks” and for the fact that its a risk you will be careful and aim at coming out of safely. AOY offers bursaries for which they aim at making ones dream come true, ask me about it, it’s true. Change your life now, tomorrow it’s a little too late.”

Sindisiwe Mzinyane

”Good quality education offered. value for money. I will definitely recommend this for all.”

Tshepiso Motabogi

”I gained experience in project management technique. Now I can apply them in practicals because I work as a project administrator.”

Mosa Moremi

” Before I thought project management was about being a boss in everything at work but from the day I registered with AOY and studying my manual i realised it’s more that, lot of steps are required to be a project manager and that as a project manager you need to be assertive, creative . Thanks to AOY, my knowledge has improved and I’m so eager to share it in different working areas.”

Nomalanga Manqele

”It gave me more knowledge of project management in my current position at work. I could study in my own time and I could pay my monthly studies off where with other institutions you must pay the whole course before you start the course.”

Gerald Martin

” I work as a social coordinator with elderly people and I enjoy working with them.We running a project of making recycling soap and the course helps me because I am studying what I am doing. In five years to come I would love to own a project. All I can say stick to your goals try to shoot one goal at a time knowing that there are challenges on your way to shoot the goal.”

Nomaneli Mtotywa

”It was awesome to study with Academy of York, now I am fully loaded with vital projects information. Thumbs up guys ‘Studying with Academy of York was the best thing that has ever happened in my studying journey. The fees were very low and affordable. I enjoyed studying at my own pace and study group makes my studying easier and painless. In addition the textbooks were excellent, very informative and up to date. The tutor is an expert in the project management field and I appreciate the outstanding tutorial support that was provided. I have never seen or hear about a college that takes care and always keep contact with its learners like AOY. I felt important and got quick responses when I had questions. Thank you AOY for allowing me to achieve my goal in a simple and less frustrating way.”

Moreblessing Samakande

”Wow, where do I start , what a great experience to study this course. I have gained a lot of new ideas and understand now more then ever what it means to run projects successfully. Thank you very AOY for allowing me to upgrade my career in this way. Once Again Thank you.”

Gerhard September

”I am currently working in a community project, things were fine but as soon as I started this course things are great and I enjoy everyday of my work and I will encourage young people to study with Academy of York.”

Zodwa Lukhele

“My experience with AOY was good.”

Martin Masimba

“The college makes learning seem so easy and affordable. I enjoyed my course from the registration process up until the final assignment. I recommend the courses AOY offers and I have even enrolled in another course with the college.”

Nhlanhla Maphalala

“I have gained fantastic knowledge through this course. I would highly recommend this course to anyone wanting to advance their studies. Thank you AOY for the calls, correspondence and encouragement I received.”

Bernice Elvin

“Studying with AOY was amazing”

Harrison Makole

“The service provided by Academy of York was great.”

Philani Ndlovu

“Thanks to AOY I have been able to gain new skills that I will be able to use in the future.”

Pule Ramokoka

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