FET Certificate Municipal Finance and Administration

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FET Certificate Municipal Finance and Administration

Course Fee: R9,850.00R5,910.00
Special for Full Upfront Payment

The need for well-qualified, efficient, client-orientated public officials has been identified in all three spheres of government.The Institute of Business Management – IBM is an accredited Local Government SETA training provider for the Certificate Municipal Finance and Administration as a South African Qualifications Authority – SAQA approved qualification.

Who must do this Qualification

This qualification will enable municipal officials to operate effectively and successfully in a demanding environment , working closely with the community whilst fulfilling the needs of the public sector.

Course content

Covering municipal accounting, administration, budgeting, computing, quantitative calculations, human resource management and legislative framework for the public sector.

  • Legislative and regulatory guidelines governing public sector management and administration
  • Municipal accounting principles and procedures
  • Revenue and cost analysis for municipalities
  • Management and Information systems in a municipal environment
  • Project management and self-management in a municipal environment
  • Administrative principles and procedures in municipal office administration
    The course is offered through distance learning. No exams, assignments only.

Additional information


Once off full payment, 4 months, 8 months, 12 months


12 Months


Your IBM/LG Seta certificate will be issued once you have submitted all assignments and have been found competent. All fees included in the course, no additional costs for postage.

  • NQF Level 4
  • LGSETA Certification
  • SAQA Qulaification ID: 50372
  • Credits: 180
  • Formative and Summative Assignments

This course is offered through distance learning. No exams, assignments only.

Entry Requirements

  • Learners must be in possession of a Further Education and Training Certificate or equivalent qualification
    Learning assumed to be in place:
  • Grade 12 (Matric) OR
  • Grade 11 with two years’ work experience
  • Competence in Communication, Mathematical Literacy and Communication Literacy all NQF 3 (Gr11)

Installment Payment Options

Study material can be downloaded immediately once the Registration Fee has been paid as the first installment payment. On the Enrolment Form a payment option can be selected as indicated below. Installment payment is open to all and no credit checks will be done. Installment payment facilities will only be granted for collection by bank debit order.

4 Months 8 Months 12 Months
R1 961 p/m R1 042 p/m R711 p/m
Reg Fee R2 500 Reg Fee R2 500 Reg Fee R2 500