Occupational Certificate – Diesel Mechanic

SAQA ID Code: 97592

Program Title National Certificate: Occupational Certificate Diesel Mechanic Level 4

The purpose of this qualification is to equip a learner with knowledge and skills to operate as a professional Diesel and Mechanic. A qualified learner will be able to:

  • Perform preventative and scheduled maintenance on motor vehicles.
  • Dismantle, inspect, assess, repair and assemble motor vehicle engines.
  • Diagnose and repair faults in motor vehicle engine and vehicle systems and their components.


To apply for this Occupational Certificate course, students need to be in possession of a NQF Level 1 or higher with a 50% pass in Mathematics and not Mathematical Literacy.

Diesel Curriculum