Skills Development

Skills Development in South Africa is governed under the Skills Development Act 97 of 1998, which has subsequently been amended a number of times. The national government's Department of Higher Education and Training is responsible for managing and developing all higher education and skills development training. The current Minister is Dr Blade Nzimande.

The Africa Continental Free Trade Area is projected to make Africa the largest free trade zone in the world

UiPath has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s intention to introduce automation training at primary school level, saying the Robotic Process Automation revolution is underway, but the necessary skills are lacking.

Social entrepreneurship skills are the gateway to preparing South Africa’s future leaders in eradicating domestic and international problems

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government is to unveil a Youth Fund that aims to assist deserving young people to kick-start their business ventures.

Only three percent of the population really understands the enormity of the technological revolution and its impact on the world of work.

According to the World Economic Forum the Fourth Industrial Revolution is driving business model transformation in all industries. This will in turn affect the way we work.

In their renowned annual report, Career Junction highlighted some major skill sets that are most likely to be in the highest demand for 2018. With the year well matured now, there are no surprises regarding these skillsets having become even MORE in demand as time marched on. 

To help grow South Africa’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation 

Developing a colleague who is appointed as an intern is serious business. This is certainly not an errand-girl or errand-boy to be treated with disdain and humiliated. 

Boeing selects two South African students to join its International Business Internship Program (IBIP) in Seattle. 





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