The School of Skills in Western Cape Education Department developed skills qualification programmes . They target learners with a lower cognitive function ability, aged 15 years to 19 years old (non school compulsory age). The learners are enrolled at the schools for 4 years and trained in 1. Core component - a specialised skill. 2. Fundamental component, Communication, Mathematical Literacy and Life skills and 3. Elective components – a second skill
YEAR 1: Orientation of different skills and upgrading their level of language and mathematical competencies.
YEAR 2: General Introduction to different skills.
YEAR 3: Specialized skills training.
YEAR 4: Specialized skills training and exposing to world of work.
The skills curriculums they will offer 2012 are:
They also planned to develop other skills curriculums this year for 2013 implementation.
The questions for the forum are:
Attached two a qualification they developed.