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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: 135
Latest Activity: 14 hours ago

Discussion Forum

Industry has a key role to play in setting standards by which we measure our graduates for work readiness

Started by Brian Forbes. Last reply by sharon snell 14 hours ago. 3 Replies

Work integrated learning (WIL) is widely recognised to enhance the employability of graduates by improving their work readiness. WIL is an important component of the undergraduate qualification and is defined by the activities and experiences which…Continue

Tags: learning, integrated, work, Forbes, Brian

Suzanne Hattingh Comments on DHET proposals for NSDS iv and NSLP

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Tass Schwab yesterday. 4 Replies

The DHET is currently in a consultation process on the changes that Minister Nzimande has proposed to the existing SETA landscape and for the next NSDS (iv). Skills-universe is absolutely delighted to have obtained the Comments and Recommendations…Continue

Tags: DHET, development, consultation, competence, assessment

The Decade of the Artisan - fit for the future or falling behind?

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Olanrewaju Oyewole on Monday. 14 Replies

Sometimes I think human beings communicate on more levels than speech and non-verbal body language. After our skills-universe discussion yesterday on Communique 1 and Reports 191 parts 1 and 2, I decided on the discussion topic for today.  So…Continue

Tags: providers, shortage, trade, theory, apartheid

DHET says 12 Planned TVET Colleges will absorb NEET Youth

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Steve Short Jan 30. 9 Replies

The Department of Higher Education and Training says the planned 12 Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges will be used to try to absorb the millions of young people who are either uneducated, unskilled or unemployed.Dr Sandile…Continue

Tags: training, higher, youth, department, community

Comments on the Proposal for the New National Skills Development Strategy and Sector Education and Training Authorities landscape within the context of an integrated and differentiated Post-school Edu

Started by Hannes Pieterse Jan 28. 0 Replies

Let’s get back to basics in business or should I say “Training” and address the issue of “need”, what would be the need of an employer, a businessman, and why would the employer invest time, effort and money if there is no real tangible return on…Continue

Comments on the proposal for the new NSDS and SETA landscape

Started by Hannes Nel. Last reply by Lucas Malambe Jan 27. 13 Replies

Comments on the Proposal for the New National Skills Development Strategy and Sector Education and Training Authorities landscape within the context of an integrated and differentiated Post-school Education and Training system. Any strategy and SETA…Continue

Tags: strategic, DHET, levies, skills, management

Department of Basic Education warns about fake notice for Funza Lushaka Programme

Started by sylvia hammond Jan 12. 0 Replies

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has distanced itself from a fake notice regarding applications for the department’s Funza Lushaka Programme, which made rounds on social media platforms recently.The department on Monday said the message is a…Continue

Tags: bursary, offer, social, media, hoax

TVET Colleges to be built across South Africa

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Dave Muir Jan 4. 1 Reply

Government has begun process of establishing 15 Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges in the country.Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande announced on 29 December 2015, in Nkandla during the Jacob G Zuma RDP…Continue

Tags: education, trust, Nzimande, colleges, technical

Where to from here?

Started by Dave Muir. Last reply by Dave Muir Jan 4. 10 Replies

My post has reference to the following two recent articles appearing online from different media sources:…Continue

BRICS countries sign collaboration agreement on education research and co-publishing

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond Nov 23, 2015. 2 Replies

"The BRICS countries – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – last Wednesday (18 November 2015) signed a far-reaching agreement on cooperation in education that includes joint research and more collaboration in postgraduate training and…Continue

Tags: State, Moscow, summit, global, Institute

 
 
 

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