Post-school Education & Training - including TVET


Post-school Education & Training - including TVET

For discussions on all aspects of the post-school education & training system (PSET) as set out in the White Paper on PSET by Department of Higher Education & Training - including universities, TVET Colleges, community colleges.

Location: South Africa
Members: 158
Latest Activity: 21 hours ago

Discussion Forum

HET Portfolio Committee demands explanation on non-compliance 3 month certificate issuance

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond yesterday. 11 Replies

In a major meeting of the acronyms: the PPCHET demands explanation from DHET, SITA (the state IT service), Umalusi (we hope including SETAs), and TVETs on the failure to comply with the 3 month time-line for issuance of graduate certificates.Many…Continue

Tags: certificates, training, education, graduates, colleges

Constitution Court opinion on Restraint of Protest on campus

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Clive Honman Jan 31. 1 Reply

As many skills-universe members work, study, and generally spend time on TVET and university campuses, this opinion by our Constitutional Court on our rights and protections is critical.My understanding is that as long as the demonstrators are not…Continue

Tags: fire, damage, assault, property, Picketing


Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Danielle Gibb Jan 19. 10 Replies

I am sure that all skills-universe members will be interested in what Minister Radebe has had to say at the current World Economic Forum session in Davos, Switzerland.  The following report was issued by the Government Information Service. See…Continue

Tags: labour, skilled, stakeholders, NDP2030, planning

Questions on NATED courses, work Integrated Learning, and work-based learning

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Tando Qeqe Jan 13. 4 Replies

Many people ask me questions that are way above my "job grade"/expertise.These questions are in that category, so I would really appreciate skills-universe members' expertise to respond:WIL was introduced more than 3 years ago.1. The N-Programmes…Continue

Tags: credits, WBL, N1-N6, NATED, learning

DHET presentation on National Plan for P-School Education and Training

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Yolande Thersia Toohey Dec 14, 2016. 3 Replies

Our thanks to JET Education Services for posting a copy  on their Facebook page of this presentation, which was given to the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training on 30 November 2016.The presenters representing DHET were Thandi Lewin,…Continue

Tags: committee, national, plan, post-school, portfolio

Interim Report of Commission of Higher Education & Training

Started by sylvia hammond Nov 23, 2016. 0 Replies

The Presidency has received an interim report from the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training.The report deals with 3 of the 8 sets of inquiry, and the Commission is continuing to receive submissions.Skills-universe members will be…Continue

Tags: private, providers, universities, colleges, funding




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