Do you have a strong corporate soccer team? Companies who think they have
a shot at winning the Yenzani Champions Cup are invited to enter this exciting
competition which is hosted to raise funds for the Yenzani Children?s Home.

Are you thinking of learning a new skill or taking up a hobby? Becoming a
learner again can be an intimidating task, but understanding how the learning
process works will help to eliminate some of the fears and frustrations
involved with learning.

Thato Thatedi, a 29-year old PR graduate of the Boston Media House, is on a
fast-track to success. Since she graduated with her diploma, she has landed
jobs at some of South Africa?s leading public relations firms.

What began as practical and professional training of the highest standard to
the IT and project management industry with two product offerings, has now
evolved to reach a broad range of individuals.

If you have ever attended a management development course or are
involved in such training, then you know what POLC stands for; yes planning,
leading, organising and controlling. Have you ever thought about how these
things are actually trained?

Timbukone, a major provider of software and database solutions to the
investor community, has launched its own online resource guide aimed at
providing investors with useful tools and data.

A state-of-the-art multi-purpose community centre is expected to be erected
in Groendal. The centre will have an indoor pitch, training and meeting rooms,
a resource centre, showers and kitchen facilities.

The first 15 students have completed and graduated from Gauteng?s Design
@ 50 commercial jewellery programme. The programme is one that trains
candidates with a background in jewellery design and manufacturing.

Tsibisa has entered into two exciting partnerships that have provided
opportunities to further skills development and support local entrepreneurship
in South Africa.

Selected interns will receive the opportunity to train in sport and digital media,
in the art of capturing sport related data, interpreting it and using it across
digital platforms to enhance content at the new Sports Journalism Academy.

Are you trying to figure out the best way to maximise socio-economic development for your business? BEE specialist and Alusani® Course Leader shares some insights.

Technical training requires just as many and if not more higher order learning
skills and the need to get the integration between the academic and the
practical is probably even greater.

Some companies are hesitant to spend money on training employees just in
case they move on and take their knowledge elsewhere, but what if
you don?t invest in your talent and they stay?

Audiences will need to prepare themselves for some seriously mind-bending
science as The Big Aussie Science Show Off explodes and experiments its way
across southern Africa.

Stakeholders in education and training reaffirmed their commitment to
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at a national conference. The conference,
hosted by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA), was held from 23
to 26 February.

Ukuvuma Solutions, through its partnership with Toys for Africa, have ensured that each of the 970 pupils of Orefile Primary School in Olievenhoutbosch, in Gauteng has received sufficient supply of writing equipment.

When it comes to practical skills development internships could be the
quickest and most sustainable solution to address South Africa?s growing
unemployment problem.

Research shows that old dogs want to learn new tricks. This, coupled with a
growing thirst for new knowledge and skills, has created an increased
popularity in lifelong learning.

The Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Conference will bring stakeholders in
education and training together to explore tried and tested tools and
templates in implementing RPL.

Sourcing the right training programme for your employees from a trustworthy
training provider is not an easy task. Eduloan's new Training Fund
Management service is there to take the stress out of the employee training

Employees are expected to be productive at work which leaves very little
for keeping up with developments in their
sector. This is bad for the employee and bad for business, but effective
employee training can solve this dilemma.

The UCT Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship invites you to the Inclusive Healthcare Innovation Summit in Cape Town on the 29-30 January 2014.

The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science has appointed Professor Nicola Kleyn as the new deputy dean, the appointment looks to strengthen the senior management team of the business school.

Through a series of partnerships Northlink College is helping students
thrive by offering training in the renewable energy sector. "In today?s world,
renewable energy training is vital for the continued employability of students,
as well as being essential for the environment."

The PPC Institute was established in 1924 and has been hosting the
biennial GiFA awards for over 40 years. These awards celebrate excellence
and innovation in architecture.


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