This qualification will equip the learner with tools and techniques to understand the concept of Tactical Road Traffic Operations within the context of the road traffic safety management environment. It will assist learners to implement performance improvements at a team, project or small organization level. It will also enable learners to understand how different functional perspectives work together to approach the real and complex problems of Tactical Road Traffic Operations and will give learners an opportunity to apply a range of management concepts to resolve management problems in their own organisation.

Road traffic law enforcement constitutes one aspect in a series of essential services currently being rendered on rural and urban roads. As traffic volumes increase significantly year on year and South Africa becomes a sought after tourist destination and host for international events, the demand for this essential service is envisaged to grow astronomically. It will be in the interest of the country to ensure that the skills and knowledge of traffic law enforcement officials are enhanced and that they not only have the academic, knowledge but also the technical competence and the ability to apply specialised knowledge or expertise in various situations in order to improve safety and efficiency on South African roads. Safety and efficiency on the country’s roads are factors which lead to an improved and dependable road transport system thus benefiting society and the economy.

Want to give your career the green light?  Do so while making a positive impact on the safety of South Africa’s roads.

Course Objectives

Metropolitan and Traffic Policing are services which will always be in demand.  Policing is now considered a science, and people who want to make a career in this field need to equip themselves with the specialized knowledge and skills that will enable them to succeed in this field.


Matric or N3 or Equivalent



Upon successful completion of this programme, you will receive a National certificate Road Traffic Management. This is a government recognised qualification by the Department of Higher education

This is a higher education programme accredited by QCTO and registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET).

Job Opportunities

  • Police Department
  • Security Department
  • Metropolitan Policing
  • Traffic Police

Learning Material

Your study material will be supplied in a choice of formats  soft copy or Printed

List of Course Administration Fees Price per units Total Fee
Diploma in Policing(1st year) Registration R500.00 R20,500.00
Deposit R3,000.00
Monthly (x12 months) R1,400.00

[Nelspruit ,Witbank and Polokwane Campuses Only]

An exam fee of R100.00 is payable per Semester

1st year practical training: R2,000.00

2nd year practical training: R2,000.00

Assessment fee (Poe): R300.00 per Semester

Exam Re-write fee: R150 per module Late POE submission Fee R100.00

Please note that Practical Training and assessment fees are not included in the Total Fees.

The college will borrow learner’s books if they are available

and must be returned after each semester.

Learners   must buy the accredited Study Materials at the college.

Entry Requirements:

Proof of Matric Results, Two Identity photos, Registration fee, Completed Enrollment Form