Further Education And Training

A humble helping hand in the NSA

'Ultimately, we're stronger when we have one common vision'

Postgraduate opportunities

There are several bursary opportunities still available

How can we meet our skills needs if we don’t know what they are?

The state’s ‘scarcity list’ is misleading, its analysis faulty and its data selective and in parts wrong.

FET colleges get an F for audits

Principals have been given a year to fix their severely flawed administrative systems.

Westcol Student: ‘I’d study anywhere except here’

The plight of a Limpopo technical college is no exception, experts say "many are unable to cope".

Rural colleges need private boost

Revamping vocational training will achieve little in rural areas unless it is linked to job creation.

Turning around the FET colleges

Recently reported problems with the issuing of certificates are being sorted out.

Blade leaves FET graduates in lurch

Angry students say the higher education department's failure to issue qualification certificates is blighting their futures.

RPL is paved with good intentions

What has become of this policy, which aims to offer a second chance at education success?

Millions need colleges that work

They are the only hope for further education and training for those who cannot go to university.

Making public colleges effective

Support for students on many levels is needed to improve South Africa's many colleges.

KZN students’ discontent just the tip of the iceberg

Unrest over poor governance and management at FET colleges is growing.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders