IMPORTANT: The opportunity to complete or improve your results is in May/June 2024. You can register online or at a district office from 1 October 2023 to 9 February 2024. Admission requirements are on the reverse side of your Statement of Results.
Second Chance Programme: Giving you another chance at Success!
The aim of the Second Chance Matric Programme is to provide support to learners who have not been able to meet the requirements of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) or the extended Senior Certificate (SC), thereby meeting the goals of the NDP and the sector thus increasing learner retention.
Learners are able to meet the requirements of the NSC or SC and obtain a Grade 12 matric certificate
Increase learner retention
Increase computer skills, job opportunities and career pathing
Learners are able to access bursary opportunities for further studies
NSC Examinations Part-time candidates: Learners who attempted the NSC examinations post 2008 and will write the examinations in May/June and November.
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Adults that qualify to write the 2024 Senior Certificate examination must register for the examination from 01 October 2023 until 08 February 2024. Candidates may register at any provincial education office (which includes the provincial head office, the district office or a circuit office) OR register online on www.eservices.gov.za.
To be registered you will need to submit the following:
Completed registration form
A certified copy of your ID document or birth certificate or passport (foreign candidates)
Repeater candidates must attach a copy of their previous highest qualification
If you have you entered and wrote any other Grade 12 or equivalent examination before you will need to supply the examination numbers for those exams.
The following candidates will qualify for admission to the Senior Certificate:
Adult learners who are 21 years and older who have:
a General Education and Training Certificate (GETC); or
a Grade 9 school report (or the old standard seven). stating that they have passed Grade 9 or Standard 7; or
a recognised equivalent qualification obtained at NQF Level which requires two official languages.
Adult learners who are 21 years and older with an incomplete Senior Certificate qualification.
Adult learners who are 21 years and older with an incomplete National Senior Certificate
Only in exceptional cases, out of school youth, who are 18-21 years old and who could not complete their school education due to circumstances beyond their control, as verified by the Head of Department in the Provincial Education Department.
Adult candidates who are 21 years and older with an incomplete NSC may choose to complete the NSC, or convert to the Senior Certificate. Should the candidate choose to convert to the Senior Certificate, they may not revert to the NSC and attempt to complete the NSC qualification.
Adult candidates who have already obtained a qualification but wish to improve their results/status.