Diploma in Public Sector Accounting NQF-5 SAQA ID 20353

This course is offered in English only.

More About Diploma: Public Sector Accounting

Centurion Academy is an approved tuition provider Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.

This is an ideal study programme if you would like to work as a qualified accounting technician in the public sector. You can make a positive contribution to the country by improving public finance management. The programme also shows you how to contribute to the optimal use of state resources. It demonstrates a shift from cash to accrual accounting.


  • Bookkeeping to Trial Balance
  • Public Accounting Administration
  • Computerised Bookkeeping
  • Business Literacy
  • Financial Statements
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Technical Public Accounting
  • Business Law and Accounting Control

Entrance Requirements

  • Grade 11 (Std 9) or equivalent.
  • You must be at least 16 years of age.
  • No prior accounting knowledge needed.
  • Basic computer skills
  • OR National Certificate Public Sector Accounting

Career Opportunities

  • Technical Public Accountant
  • Accounting Technician in the public sector