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Apply Now for Military Skills Development Programme

Would you like a career with the military? Apply for the Military Skills Development Programme which is open once a year for differnet arms of the military.

This includes the Army, Air Force, Navy and Military Health.

The Military Skills Development System (MSDS) is a two-year voluntary service system which is aimed at affording young people skills, which could assist in their quest for employment in the job market.

NSFAS

Minister, Blade Nzimande, says all NSFAS qualifying students do not have to pay upfront registration fees at universities or TVET colleges.

Apply Now for Internships

Internships are a great way to get work experience and it looks really good on your CV.

There are a number of Seta internships available Transport Seta called Teta.  These are 18 month internships that are available in a range of different positions and will give you the skills and experience you need to suceeed.

There are also other internship programmes available now including SANPARKS, Equal Education, WeThinkCode, SRK Consulting, Department of Community Safety and the Gauteng Premiers' Office - and others.

The career path you decide to pursue will largely determine where you should study. There are many excellent options available either at TVET College or University.

Female student,

TVET is an abbreviation for Technical and Vocational Education and Training and they provide practical education in skills and trades that are in demand in business and industry.

TVET College students

Many people are still unaware of the study opportunities government has provided through public Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges.

Terminology related to education in South Africa can often be very confusing, particularly when learners and prospective students need to consider the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and talk of accreditation and registration.

Learnership,

You might have heard the phrase “Never stop learning, because life never stops teaching”. Companies can learn from learners and the learner can learn from the company.

SETA Learnerships - Apply Now

This is the last chance to apply for the current Seta Learnerships that are available.

There are no costs in applying for these learnerships and you are also paid while you are doing the learnership - so you should apply now!

You have a choice of learnerships for business, policing, insurance, construction, agriculture and many others.

CLICK HERE FOR THE SETA LEARNERSHIPS


Many Internships Available Now From Trusted Interns

Trusted Interns is a platform for first-time job-seekers and early-career professionals to explore opportunities and get discovered by employers. 

When you sign up, you’ll be prompted to fill out some information about yourself, your education and your past work experience (this shouldn’t take longer than a few minutes). Once complete, you’ll gain access to a jobs board for internships and grad programmes that you can apply for directly.

Employers can also invite you to apply to their positions as they have access to job seekers profiles.

The employment equity and work opportunity targets for people with disabilities should increase to at least seven per cent by 2030 according to the Department of Social Development’s White Paper on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Richard Rayne

With South Africa’s unemployment rate at an all-time high, Learnerships are necessary to help build a competent workforce as well as the key to boosting an organisation’s B-BBEE levels in the process.

Apply Now for Learnerships

Learnerships have many advantages over other ways of getting a qualification. You can apply for learnerships at any time of the year as they don't always start at the beginning of the year.

Another advantage of a learnership is that you don't have to pay for the tuition.  The company that employs you pays for the training and you will also be paid while you are learning. There is a stipend that all learners will be paid when they are on the learnership.

Money,

Northern Cape youth have been called to participate in a public finance management learnership programme.

Learnerships have been promoted as the primary tool to address the country’s skills shortage and to assist young people acquire skills that will secure them employment. But with the Minister of Labour highlighting incidences of abuse of learners, how do we maintain trust in this new form of training and ensure high standards of learning?

A learnership is a vocational education and training programme to facilitate the linkage between structured learning and work experience in order to obtain a registered qualification.

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