Supervisor & Junior Management

Fri, 01 Aug 2014
Supervisors often receive little training and rarely any coaching to prepare them for their new role. Many team leaders therefore struggle with managing their people and getting the most our of staff.

Mothepa Masina

Wed, 30 Jul 2014
So many people are dissatisfied with their careers, this is either due to the wrong career path, toxic working environments or reward systems that are deemed inappropriate. If this is you, find out how to make the most of your current position.

Business Schools

Fri, 01 Aug 2014
The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business will host admissions information sessions across South Africa this August to connect with potential master’s students.

FET Colleges

The six Western Cape FET Colleges will be launching an Artisan Initiative with support from the Western Cape Education Department, as part of government's plan to increase the number of artisans in the country.


As a means of providing creative and innovative solutions to the national education crisis Eduloan has partnered with the Partners for Possibility (PfP) programme to empower Principals to become change leaders in their schools and communities.

Transport Freight & Logistics Training

Fri, 01 Aug 2014
The MEC of Transport, Safety and Liaison, Weziwe Tikana, announced a partnership between her department and the Coega Development Corporation (CDC) which will benefit women in transportation in the Eastern Cape.

Marketing and Advertising Training

Wed, 30 Jul 2014
The AAA School of Advertising, has introduced a new specialisation course in Digital Media Marketing. The part-time specialisation course, in partnership with the IAB, is aimed at digital marketers, media strategists, planners, account managers, creatives and copy writers.

Human Resources

Mon, 28 Jul 2014
Financially stressed workers can be a burden to the business and leading HR managers are recognising the benefits of investing in the financial life skills of their work forces.

HR Portal

Thursday, 17 July 2014
Businesses will have to work harder to align their reward & remuneration process with that of their nomination/talent management capability if they are to secure and retain the services of highly qualified and talented personnel.


Thursday 31 Jul 2014
Academic Expert Jennifer Kavanagh introduces the topic of Adult Learning Techniques, and begins highlighting characteristics of adult learners. If you are a facilitator or teacher this will help you to deliver your lesson in a way that learners understand.

Careers Portal

Thursday, 31 July 2014
Portal Kuyasa Learnership Programme together with BANKSETA is currently accepting applications for 2015 opportunities. The Kuyasa programme is aimed at graduates in fields relevant to the banking sector.

Highlighted Training Providers

The leading training companies who have banner advertising on our website

  • › Academy Training
  • › Alusani Skills & Training Network
  • › Astro Tech
  • › Biz Tech
  • › Bruniquel & Associates
  • › City & Guilds
  • › Continuing Education at University of Pretoria
  • › Faculty Training Institute
  • › Imsimbi Training
  • › Maccauvlei
  • › Milpark Education
  • › Primeserv HR Solutions
  • › Van Zyl Rudd & Associates
  • › Vetta Communications

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    Skills Universe - Chantel Harris

    Tuesday, 29 July 2014
    Although most experienced interviewers can spot an unreliable CV a mile away, there are a lot subtle challenges when it comes to hiring the perfect candidates for your business. This is especially true when it comes to employing someone to fill a leadership role.

    Skills Universe - Sylvia Hammond

    Friday, 25 July 2014
    "The Department of Labour has called on employers to abide by the freshly-amended Employment Equity Act in the interest of business and transformation in the country. This followed the signing into law by President Jacob Zuma earlier this week. The law will however kick in on 1 August 2014.

    Skills Universe - Sylvia Hammond

    Tuesday, 23 July 2014
    Skills-universe members will remember that included in the White Paper for Post-school Education and Training there was a section dealing with Community Colleges. The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has gazetted a draft policy covering the implementation of these colleges.

    Skills Universe - Lia Marus

    Tuesday, 23 July 2014
    The marketplace is constantly changing which begs the following question: in this fluctuating environment, how can companies succeed? You can ensure that your company's HR system is turned around by marrying strategic HR and HR strategy.

    Skills Universe - Sylvia Hammond

    Wednesday, 22 July 2014
    Skills-universe members will be interested in this book; many of the names will be very familiar to those involved in education, skills development and training. The content addresses the relationship between education, the economy, and society.

    Skills Universe - Hannes Nel

    Monday, 21 July 2014
    Many learners doing our course in educational research make more or less the same mistakes in their practical assignments, of which the following eight are probably the most important and frustrating.

    Small Business

    To help educate and grow entrepreneurs, Engen Petroleum have partnered with Raizcorp to bring the Pitch & Polish programme to cities and towns across South Africa, for the fifth time.

    Financial & Accounting Training

    Most people see finance and creativity at opposite ends of the learning spectrum. But accounting specialist Mark Samowitz has found a way to combine the two in order to make accounting more accessible to ordinary people.

    Employment Equity

    How will the proposed changes to the Employment Equity clause on unfair discrimination impact business? In part one of we look at the easiest and fairest way to determine ‘equal pay for work of equal value’.

    Executive Education & Training

    There is a huge demand for top leaders with high-level information technology skills, but there are very few candidates who can fill these positions, one of SA’s leading executive search experts says.