Name of the Organization : Western Cape Education Department Examination
Type of Facility : Online Senior Certificate Examination
Closing Date : 30 November 2016
Head Office : Cape Town
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How To Apply For WCED Senior Certificate Exam?
Online Examination Application :
** Online application is the first WEB based application process for any examination administered by the Department of Education (WCED).
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** Please read the information brochure on the WCED site referring to the Senior Certificate Examination before completing the online application.
Important Dates of WCED Senior Certificate Exam
** The registration for the WCED Senior Certificate June 2017 examination will commence on 1 October 2016.
** Any applications captured after the closing date will not be considered for registration.
** Applicants must apply before the closing date 30 November 2016.
** The examination is open to anyone who meets the minimum admission requirement as gazetted.
** Sign in and click on your name to view your online profile.
** Senior Certificate Examination June 2017
FAQ On WCED Senior Certificate Exam
Frequently Asked Questions FAQ on WCED Senior Certificate Exam
Register for Access :
** Click on the [Register] link in the main menu bar in the top right corner of the application.
** You may also click on the [Create an account] link at the bottom of the home page under the User’s Tasks options.
** You could also click on the [create an account] link when trying to log in.
** Once the registration page is displayed enter the appropriate information.
** Remember to tick the “Allow us to store your personal information” checkbox.
** Click the Create button to complete.
How long should my password be?
** Your password length should be a minimum of 6 characters.
** It is advised that you use a complex password.
** You may include upper and lower case characters, special symbols and numbers.
** This would improve the security of your account.
What is a verification code?
** A verification code is a randomly generated secured code.
** Users use this code for activation of their user account on EXAM ONLINE APPLICATION.
** This is to ensure that the email provided is in working condition and that the system is not being operated on by a robot.
How do I Sign in?
** To login to the application click on the Sign in button located in the top right corner of the application menu bar.
** Enter the requested details in the correct fields and click on the Sign in button.
** Should you try to apply for an exam and you haven’t logged in, an alert will be displayed telling you to log in.
** Click the Login button ,the login screen will be displayed
** If you have not yet registered click create an account and refer to “Register for Access”.
How do I contact the exam administrator?
** To contact an exam administrator click on the comment icon (Speech Bubbles icon) in the top right corner of the application main menu bar.
** A contact form will be displayed.
** Enter your subject and message then click send.
** A message would then be sent to the exam administrator.
** Should you receive a response to your message you will receive a notification on the application as well as your email inbox.
** Notifications can be seen by clicking the Notification Icon (Envelope Icon) in the top right corner of the application menu bar.
Contact Online Examination Application :
For Western Cape Education Department Examination information and services :
Call Us: 021 4672000
Monday to Friday 07:30 – 16:00
cost of a local telephone call from anywhere in South Africa
Visit Us :
Grand Central Towers,
lower Parliament Street,
weekdays 07:30 – 16:00
E-mail Us: examregistrations AT westerncape.gov.za
Benefits of WCED Senior Certificate Exam
The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) Senior Certificate Exam is a qualification that is equivalent to the National Senior Certificate (NSC) offered by the Department of Basic Education in South Africa. Here are some potential benefits of obtaining a WCED Senior Certificate:
The WCED Senior Certificate can open up opportunities for employment in various fields. It may also be a requirement for some job positions or promotions.
The WCED Senior Certificate can be used to apply for further studies at universities, colleges, and other tertiary institutions. It is a requirement for admission to many higher education programs.
Obtaining a WCED Senior Certificate can enhance your knowledge and skills in various subjects, which can improve your personal and professional growth.
Additional Simplified Procedure
Here are the steps on how to apply for the WCED Senior Certificate Exam:
1. Go to the WCED Senior Certificate Exam website: https://wcedonline.westerncape.gov.za/senior-certificate-sc-exams-mayjune
2. Click on the “Apply for the WCED Senior Certificate Exam” button.
3. Enter your personal details, including your name, ID number, and contact information.
4. Select the subjects you want to write.
5. Pay the application fee.
6. Submit your application.
You can pay the application fee online using a credit card or debit card. You can also pay the application fee in person at a WCED cashier. The application fee for the WCED Senior Certificate Exam is R164.
You can apply for the WCED Senior Certificate Exam from February to April of the year in which you want to write the exam. Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an email confirmation. You will also receive a letter of admission, which will contain your exam venue and the date and time of your exams.
Here are some additional tips for applying for the WCED Senior Certificate Exam:
** Make sure you enter your personal details correctly.
** Make sure you select the correct subjects to write.
** Pay the application fee on time.
** Submit your application before the deadline.