Course categories

No two people are alike, we have developed different skill sets. We possess different compitencies. This means we don't the same learning needs.

WPK Academy has developed courses to cater for people's different needs and competencies

End-User Computing

Our most comprehensive course on offer. The student will learn the use of a computer's graphical user interface (GUI), the use of browsers, internet usage and safety, search engines, Microsoft Operating system environment, Microsoft Office programs (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel)

Course duration 6 weeks

Office Suite

This course is centred on the use of office suites, it is assumed that the student has some knowledge of computers and looking to either update their knowledge or gain a better understanding on functionalities

Course duration 4 weeks

Internet Usage and Safety

The outcome of this module is that the student understands the use of the internet, how to properly research, how to stay safe online and prevent the theft of information.

Course duration 1 Week

Operating Systems

The student will gain knowledge on how the different operation systems work. Windows. open source and mobile operating systems will be explored to illustrate the differences and similarities between the different platforms. The take away from this is to give the student an ability to adapt to the different computer environments that they may come across in their daily life.

Course duration 1 Week

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word is a work processing program whose general use id to write reports, letters, internal communications, research and assignments. It boasts features such as spelling and grammar checking.

At the end of the week the student would have been introduced to the main features of the program and how to make proper use of them.

Course duration 1 week

Microsoft Excel

Originally known as a spreadsheet program that's only used by people in the financial sector, Excel over the years has evolved into a powerful program that currently has a variety of uses. It is now also used to formulate budgets, calculate and present data in both numbers and graphs, small businesses use it to track company expenditure, income, track assets and also produce invoices.

Course duration 1 week

Microsoft PowerPoint

PowerPoint is a multimedia presentantion and communication tool which is mostly used to get an idea across to your audience. It has full multimedia integration; this means that you can add music, voice notes, pictures and videos to your presentation.

Course duration 1 week

Microsoft Outlook

Outlook now carries the monicker of "more than an email program". Its primary function is to receive and send out emails; overtime more features were added in order to accomodate a world that has gone digital. Now Outlook schedules appointments, meetings and reminders, it has also increased its contact book capabilities and now also integrates with your social media profiles

Course duration 1 week

Coming Soon

Computer applications technology keeps marching forward, people who can offer more skills get offered better postions.

We know this and are currently developing programmes that will equip you with skills that move you higher on the corporate ladder.

OpenBravo (SAP Alternative)

SAP is a powerful program that is used by sales teams, procurement departments and customer relations teams. It is used by both government and the private sector, knowledge of the system is essential to a person looking to be employed by government or a large corporation.

OpenBravo knowledge will increase chances of employment for the student in a SAP environment

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CRM Programs

CRM stands for Customer Relations Management. These systems are used by a variety of companies for different purposes. Some companies use them for client retention, others use them for the development of new services and products.

Knowledge and familiarity with such systems is essential in increasing your chances of being employed and also being employed at a much higher pay

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Computer Programming

A computer programmer is never without work. With the introduction of smart phones and the "internet of things" programming skills have become much sought after. Java programmers can either be employed by a company or they can be freelancers.

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Call Centre

A call centre qualification and a good command of the English language could see you working for overseas based companies. More and more countries are outsourcing their call centres to South Africa and this means more jobs are becoming available for people with a call centre certificate.

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Plan & Pricing

Our courses are priced to accomodate different budgets. You can choose to pay in instalments or a discounted once-off payment.

Single modules are priced at R1200 each. You do the math

Three Modules

  • Three modules of your choice
  • Duration Three weeks
  • Choose from the following
  • GUI - Graphical User Interface
  • MS Office programs
  • Operating systems
  • Internet

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End User Computing

  • The complete End User Course
  • Duration Six weeks
  • The course contains has the following modules
  • MS Office Suite
  • Intro to Computers
  • Internet Usage and Safety
  • Operating Systems

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  • MS Office Suite
  • Intro to Computers
  • Internet Usage and Safety
  • Operating systems
  • Customer Relations Management
  • Marketing and Sales management

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