Project + (PKO- 003)

SAQA ID: Part of 48573, Level 5 (41 credits). PART TIME.

This Skills Programme is occupationally based and when successfully completed, will constitute credits towards the abovementioned qualification registered on the NQF. This is part of an accredited NQF programme, with MICT SETA.


This Skills Programme in Project+ is a great certification to highlight a learner's skills - and unlike some project management certifications, you can earn CompTIA Project+ in a reasonable period of time without spending a lot of money. CompTIA Project+ is a globally recognised project management certification that identifies qualified and quality project managers.

Admission Requirements
  • English and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 4/Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Ability to use a personal computer competently

The programme duration is 156 hours and the tuition is face-to-face based on the NQF notional hours. This excludes time to complete assessments, do research and self study. Each Y2K campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.


Upon successful completion of the programme, if the learner is found to be "Competent" in the PoE, the learner will receive a Y2K letter of results outlining the unit standards covered and Y2K will apply to MICT SETA on behalf of the learner for the endorsement of competency against the unit standards covered together with the credits obtained.

Upon successful completion of the optional external exam, the learner will receive a CompTIA Project + (PKO- OO3) Certificate.

Career Fields

Successful learners could pursue a career as a/an:

  • IT Project Manager
  • Project Planner
This course if offered in the following formats: 1. Textbook. Candidates will receive the training material in paper-based format.