In 2014, South Africa had the third highest unemployment rate in the world for people between the ages of 15 to 24, behind Spain and Greece. – World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Risk 2014 report.

A few years ago, I wrote an article for a national aviation safety magazine in which I analysed the behaviour of a pilot whose reckless actions caused the deaths of many passengers in the USA.

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At Supatrain, we pride ourselves on a very basic training principle-one size does not fit all. At Gold Reef City we have for the umpteenth time, developed a Supervisor Development Programme that is customised to meet the needs of supervisors in the casino industry.

Six graduates of the SACAP (the South African College of Applied Psychology) Psychology Honours programme have been offered highly sought-after places on the Masters programmes of three of the country’s major universities.

Annually in South Africa, thousands of matric learners wait anxiously in early January for the all-important National Senior Certificate examinations results to be released. For many, the NSC will unlock job or higher education opportunities, especially if they secured a bachelor’s pass.

Richfield Graduate Institute of Technology claimed the title of Best Regional College at the Europe Business Assembly (EBA), adding yet another award to its growing cabinet of accolades.

All candidates wishing to have a career in administration as a personal assistant, office administrator, secretary, receptionist, legal secretary will find this qualification your stepping stone into a career.

Western Cape finalists and winners of the provincial leg of the WSSA (WorldSkills South Africa) competition were announced at a ceremony held at the College of Cape Town, Crawford Campus. The finalists and winners are from the provincial Public TVET Colleges, Private College students, industry apprentices and employees to represent who entered the national competition.

PMI, a registered Private Higher Education Institution offered their full time learners at PMI KZN branch the chance to complement their theory with invaluable workplace experience.

Agilocity is elated to be hosting the first Scaled Agile Framework Certified Scrum Master (SSM) course on December 12th and 13th 2016 in Johannesburg. The course is the first of its kind in Africa, and we invite you to join us to start your 2017 Scrum Master career on a high note.

Dr Gabor Mate speaks on The Power of Addiction on TEDX. Whether this addiction be drugs, alcohol, food, gambling, shopping, the internet, power, control, love or work, it makes no difference.

Delivering workplace training is no easy task but occupational development can be beneficial for learners and rewarding for training providers.

The ROI guru Jack Phillips defined return on Investment (ROI) as “a measure of the financial benefits obtained by an organisation over a specified period in return for a given investment in a training programme.”

The BANKSETA’s skills@work awards aim to recognise companies and organisations in the banking and microfinance sector that go beyond the call of duty in ensuring that effective and impactful skills development initiatives are undertaken.

The MMI Corporate and Public Sector learnership provides unemployed young adults with the opportunity to complete a NQF5 Wealth Management qualification, whilst being employed in the Client Service department.

Faculty Training Institute is a leading provider of training courses and related services to organisations and individuals across Southern Africa.

Intelligo Solutions’ distance and blended e-learning methods for the following qualifications have received programme approval from INSETA.

After some extensive market research and in response to requests from numerous clients, Faculty Training Institute has re-imagined and re-launched its’ well-respected short course, the Principles of Business Analysis (PBA).

The Bankseta has once again achieved a clean audit for the 2015-16 financial year and the organisation’s financial statements were found to be fairly presented, in accordance with the Standards of Generally Recognised Accounting Practices and the Public Finance Management Act, 1999 (as amended).

Heritage day is on the horizon in South Africa for the 24th of September 2016. While for many it is time to crank up the music and pop some meat on the braai, one thing is certain. As much as it is a time for celebration, it is also time for us to reflect on our history, the merit of who we are as people, and where we have come from. No matter who you are, you have to acknowledge that it is in large part the efforts of our forefathers that would have set the scene to allow us the opportunities that we have today.

The Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) Poster and Pitch Competition winners were awarded a collective cash prize of R55 000.00.

Sexual minority freedom is a highly sensitive and controversial subject but the two day course hosted by UCT Law@work aims to dispel some of the myths linked to this topic.

Two days of exhibitions and demonstrations, all in the name of career exploration, False Bay TVET College hosted its annual 2016 Open Day, this TVET Month of August.

"Overcoming challenges and the support received from Sea Harvest are what motivated me to achieve more in my life,” says Gillian Felaar, Factory Shift Manager at Sea Harvest Saldanha.


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