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CompTIA A+

Students of this course are able to obtain and implement technical knowledge in operating systems and network technologies. They become experts in the systems and tools used in the day-to-day operations of modern network environments. This programme prepares the student to sit for the CompTIA Network+ Certification exam.

 

Why you should enroll

Upon completion of this course, the student becomes familiar with the basic concepts of networking, including the OSI and TCP/IP models and the protocols and applications that function within these models; they understand VLANs and their benefits and drawbacks; they become familiar with common network devices such as routers and switches, and work with wireless technologies to create a functional wireless network; they know the different types of network media, including twisted pair cable, coaxial cable, fiber optic cable, and wireless media and how to troubleshoot them; they understand WAN technologies and the properties of LANs including topologies; they understand the methods used to manage and monitor networks as well as the hardware and software tools used in the troubleshooting process; they understand security in wired and wireless environments, the threats and how they can be mitigated; and understand the properties and operations of firewalls.

 

What this course offers:

These are the topics covered in the CompTIA N+ programme:

  • Network Theory
  • Network Communications Methods
  • Network Data Delivery
  • Network Media And Hardware
  • Network Implementations (Networking With TCP/IP)
  • TCP/IP Services
  • Local Area Network (LAN) Infrastructure
  • Wide Area Network (WAN) Infrastructure
  • Network Security
  • Remote Networking
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Network Data Storage
  • Network Operating Systems
  • Network Management
  • Network Troubleshooting

 

Who is this course for?

  • Entry level computer support individuals with a basic knowledge of computer hardware, software and operating systems and whose goal is to prepare for the CompTIA Network+ exam.

Certificate in New Venture Creation

The purpose of this programme is to provide entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs in the small, medium and micro enterprise (SMME) sector with the technical, business, managerial and personal skills needed to create and sustain a business. This qualification is available to individuals who do not have formal training and are working in or wish to work in or manage a SMME business.

Why you should enroll

This programme will help aspiring entrepreneurs and mid-career professionals understand the process of starting a new business or creating new business opportunities within established organizations. Recipients of this qualification will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an ability to identify and create a new venture.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of interpersonal skills required in a business environment.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of basic economics within a market economy.
  • Manage a new venture by applying business principles and techniques.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of leadership and management.

 

What this course offers:

These are the topics covered in the Certificate in New Venture programme:

  • The Entrepreneurial Mind – Crafting a Personal Entrepreneurial Strategy
  • The Entrepreneurial Process
  • Clean Commerce and Sustainable Enterprise Movements as an Opportunity for Change
  • Opportunity Recognition
  • Opportunities for Social Entrepreneurship
  • The Business Plan
  • The Entrepreneurial Leader and The Team
  • Ethical Decision‐Making and The Entrepreneur
  • Resource Requirements
  • Entrepreneurial Financing
  • Obtaining Venture and Growth Capital
  • The Deal: Valuation, Structure and Negotiation
  • Obtaining Debt Capital

 

Who is this course for?

  • Individuals/teams who wish to explore a new business idea
  • People who want an insight into the life of an entrepreneur
  • Company founders who want to expand their network

Certificate Level 3 in Food & Beverage Operation

The Certificate Level 3 in Food & Beverage Operations is targeted at those who would like to work in the hospitality and tourism sector in an operational role. The programme carefully combines theoretical and practical learning to ensure that graduates have both the knowledge and the skills to succeed in the hospitality industry in Botswana. Students graduating from the course will be immediately employable in the Food & Beverage industry in an entry-level operational role due to the heavy emphasis on skill development and customer service.

 

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Food & Beverage Operations you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Food & Beverage Operations course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Able to interpret customer needs to maximize customer satisfaction
  • Energetic with a deep desire to learn
  • Interested in interacting with people on a daily basis
  • Are passionate about food and and working in the food industry

 

Career Prospects

  • Restaurant Manager
  • Bar Manager
  • Chef
  • Waiter
  • Bartender
  • Line cook

Certificate Level 3 in Rooms Operations

The Certificate Level 3 in Rooms Operations programme is targeted at those wishing to enter the hospitality and tourism sector in an operational role. Students graduating from this course will be immediately employable with the skills required in the Accommodation industry at an entry-level operational role, in line with the heavy emphasis on skill development and customer service.

 

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Rooms Operations you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Rooms Operations course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Energetic and are driven by the desire to learn
  • Interested in interacting with people on a daily basis
  • Have an eye for detail and a desire to create a beautiful environment

 

Career Prospects

  • Front Office Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Laundry Attendant
  • Front Office Manager
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Laundry Manager
  • Operations Manager in a small lodge

Certificate Level 4 in Child Care

This course aims to equip students with professional knowledge and skills that enable them to care for children and give them a better start to life. Graduates of this programme shall work with children from birth through age 6 in day care centres and at home. The student will learn how to create a nurturing, safe environment where every child thrives. They will study how children develop and plan age-appropriate activities that foster their development. It will thus develop capacity in childcare at home, daycare centres, at pre-school, or primary school level.

 

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 4 in Child Care you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 4 in Child Care course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Passionate about children and childcare
  • Patient and exhibit a level of creativity
  • Have good communication, interpersonal and instructional skills

 

Career Prospects

  • Daycare or Pre-school Teacher
  • Pre-primary School Teacher
  • Child Minder
  • Daycare/Pre-school and Pre-primary School Administrator

Certificate in Electrical Installation and Maintenance

This programme teaches the basics of electrical systems and design circuits for industrial and house wiring. Students learn to install electrical components and appliances based on the designed electrical circuits. The training also involves finding faults and troubleshooting electrical power systems. It familiarizes the students with electrical devices, types of wires, tools and electrical machines such as transformers, motors and generators.

 

What we offer

As a student of Certificate in Electrical Installation and Maintenance you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate in Electrical Installation and Maintenance course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Looking to work in the Electrical Manufacturing Industry
  • Adaptable and can take on training and business management duties
  • Inclined towards fixing electrical systems, devices and equipment

 

Career prospects

  • Field Service Technician
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Quality Assurance Technician
  • Technician in Electrical industry
  • Electrical Equipment Installer
  • Residential Wireman
  • Lineman
  • Quality Assessor
  • Supplier in Electrical shop
  • Electrical Contractor

Graphic Design And Animation (Cert L3)

Students enrolled in the Certificate in Graphics Design and Animation programme study the fundamentals of graphic design and Photoshop, and animation using Flash. They learn to use technological platforms, trends and language to create visually exciting designs in the creative industry for web-based content such as advertising, news, retail and others. They acquire technical skills and creative thinking needed to design and animate for the multimedia industry. Graduates will be able to work in various fields in the multimedia industry.

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design and Animation you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design and Animation course is a great fit if you’re:

  • In possession of analytical, communication and excellent IT skills
  • Creative, imaginative with a keen attention to detail
  • Interested in learning about web editing and web development

Career prospects

  • Freelance Web Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Animation Creator
  • Web Developer
  • PHP & CSS Developer
  • Advertising Designer
  • Flash Designer
  • Multimedia Artist

Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design And Animation

Students enrolled in the Certificate in Graphics Design and Animation programme study the fundamentals of graphic design and Photoshop, and animation using Flash. They learn to use technological platforms, trends and language to create visually exciting designs in the creative industry for web-based content such as advertising, news, retail and others. They acquire technical skills and creative thinking needed to design and animate for the multimedia industry. Graduates will be able to work in various fields in the multimedia industry.

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design and Animation you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design and Animation course is a great fit if you’re:

  • In possession of analytical, communication and excellent IT skills
  • Creative, imaginative with a keen attention to detail
  • Interested in learning about web editing and web development

Career prospects

  • Freelance Web Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Animation Creator
  • Web Developer
  • PHP & CSS Developer
  • Advertising Designer
  • Flash Designer
  • Multimedia Artist

Database Administration (Cert L3)

Students of this programme study basic computer activities, how to design and develop entity relationship diagrams, creating and querying databases, developing scripts and functions, as well as creating access restrictions and modifications through triggers using SQL Server 2012. They also learn how to create, configure and delete a database using client and administrative tools. They examine Oracle net services and perform the server-side, client-side and shared server configuration; create tablespaces and datafiles, tables and indexes and views and indexes; and implement the loading and unloading of data from external sources using Oracle 12C.

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Keen on learning and working with programming languages
  • In possession of good organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Meticulous, logical and have the ability to prioritize tasks.

Career prospects

  • Database administrator
  • Database systems analyst
  • Database developer
  • Database consultant

Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration

Students of this programme study basic computer activities, how to design and develop entity relationship diagrams, creating and querying databases, developing scripts and functions, as well as creating access restrictions and modifications through triggers using SQL Server 2012. They also learn how to create, configure and delete a database using client and administrative tools. They examine Oracle net services and perform the server-side, client-side and shared server configuration; create tablespaces and datafiles, tables and indexes and views and indexes; and implement the loading and unloading of data from external sources using Oracle 12C.

What we offer

As a student of Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for?

Our Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Keen on learning and working with programming languages
  • In possession of good organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Meticulous, logical and have the ability to prioritize tasks.

Career prospects

  • Database administrator
  • Database systems analyst
  • Database developer
  • Database consultant