hillside College

Hillside College

"Deeds not words"


Currently Hillside College offers South african Matric and N-Series. We also offer programmes with ABMA and City & Guilds of UK. Upgrading (Form 5) classes for the local (EGCSE) syllabus are also offered.


We offer a South African (NCS and CAPS) matriculation curriculum from grade 10-12. The matriculants will be sitting for their final examinations from October to December after which they receive a National Senior Certificate.

Students are expected to take a minimum of eight (8) subjects of which four (4) are compulsory.

N - Series

The N-series (South Africa) is a scheme designed for further enhancement the availability of education.

It has steadily achieved popularity, reputation and thus, un-doubtfully, worldwide accreditation. This can be confirmed by looking at the advertised positions in the engineering field; qualifications in the N-series field are mostly demanded.

The N-series has TRIMESTER schedule. Which means that a total of three months per level is spend on lecture, two weeks on exams (for full time students).

A minimum of four (4) subjects is required in each level, this must include the compulsory subjects (*) and a choice from the optional subjects (!), to obtain a certificate for a level.

The yearly schedule is such that a maximum of three levels can be done in a year. A year consists of the following academic calendar, JANUARY-APRIL, MAY-AUGUST, and SEPTEMBER- DECEMBER.


ABMA Education is an Ofqual recognised Awarding Organisation with qualifications available to study in many different and exciting industry sectors.

ABMA Education is an awarding organisation based in the UK that is recognised by Ofqual in the UK, as well as many government accreditation bodies worldwide.

ABMA Education was established in the late 1990’s in London with the aim to provide qualifications in a number of sectors for learners looking to turn their career aspirations into job success.

ABMA Education’s approach to learning is different, we work tirelessly to bridge the gap between education and employment by working closely with employers, education experts and our recognised centres to include the most relevant content and up to date skills in our qualifications. We believe that it’s not just what you learn, but how you learn, that puts ABMA Education learners at the forefront of industry.

Now based in Ascot, Berkshire, ABMA Education prides itself on providing a level of service that exceeds the expectations of our Recognised Centres and our learners. With thousands of ABMA Education learners worldwide enjoying the benefits of undertaking qualifications that ensures relevant and advanced skills at affordable costs.