Purpose

To strengthen the recruitment process at Senior Management Service level and to ensure that senior managers are competent in their job role.

Target group

The course is applicable to public servants and citizens who wish to apply for a position in the Senior Management Service of the Public Service.

What are the minimum qualifications and experience required to be appointed into the Senior Management Service of the Public Service?

Before you enrol for the course, take note of the additional requirements:

SMS Level Minimum requirements
Qualification
Years of experience
13 Undergraduate qualification at NQF Level 7 Five years’ experience at middle management level
14 Undergraduate qualification at NQF Level 7 Five years’ experience at senior management level
15 and 16 Postgraduate qualification at NQF Level 8 Eight years’ experience at senior management level:
For an individual who is expected to function as a Head of Department at least three years of this experience must be with an organ of State

 

What is the course fee and payment details?

Course Fee: R265 per person
Account name:  National School of Government
Bank: ABSA
Branch code: 632005
Account number: 10-4422-0071

Accreditation

This course is non-credit bearing. Once all course requirements have been met, participants will receive a Certificate of Successful Completion.

How do I enroll in the online course?

  1. Pay the course fee and obtain proof of payment.
  2.  Click here to download the registration form.
  3. Send an email to nyukela@thensg.gov.za and attach the following documents:
  • Proof of Payment
  • Completed registration form

Duration

Participants can learn at a time and pace that suits them. It takes approximately 120 hours to complete the course inclusive of all assessment activities.

Contact Us:

For more information email: nyukela@thensg.gov.za
Or visit our web site: www.thensg.gov.za

 

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