NATED N4, N5, N6

Mechanical Engineering deals with the design, manufacture and maintenance of a wide range of industrial appliances.

This field of study is suitable for persons who are interested in following a technical or engineering career path and have the ability to work with computers and various engineering tools.


  • N4, N5 and N6
  • National Diploma in Mechanical Eng (light) require 18 months experiential learning and total of 12 subjects in N4, N5 and N6

Where To Study This Course?

Atholl Munday College


  • Able to work with a range of tools
  • Good communication skills
  • Aptitude for drawing and designing

Career Opportunities

  • Draughts person
  • Fitter & Turner
  • Toolmaker
  • Millwright
  • Instrument Technician
  • Mechanical Technician
  • AutoCAD Designer
  • Refrigeration Technician

Admission Requirements

N1 requires Grade 12 with Mathematics

N2 requires a N1 Certificate 

N3 requires a N2 Certificate 

N4 requires a N3 Certificate or Grade 12 with a pass in Mathematics

N5 requires a N4 Certificate 

N6 requires a N5 Certificate 

For a full diploma you will need to complete 12 subjects and 18 months experimental training