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Learnership, Internship and Apprenticeship Complaints

Are you a learner or intern experiencing problems with your employer or training provider? Many youth complain about bad contracts and unfair payments, share your issues here. Report your Skills Development Problem Please note that complaints are addressed via email. Allow for a 3 day response time. When we respond we will require that you…
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N1 to N6 Certificate Delays on Repeat?

The problems that led to N-diploma Learners having their certificates delayed in 2016 are likely to reappear for current candidates until DHET includes all stakeholders in the discussions ranging from industry to beneficiaries. What are N - Certificates? Think of them as the occupational training alternative that combines grades 10 - 12 with a post…
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Finding Work Experience or Internships

Occupational qualifications include practical work placement components but many learners struggle to secure these opportunities without the help of their colleges. Unfortunately, most colleges have been inadequate in this regard. How To Find Work Experience Opportunities When gaining practical work experience is Your Responsibility, here’s what to do Contact companies that you may want to…
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MICTSETA Funding Reduction – Less Cents or Less Sense?

In 2016 MICT SETA funded 350 bursaries and 3000 Learnerships for Advertising, Information Technology, Telecommunications and Media. In 2017 they fund a total of 2159 interventions scattered over limited Learnerships, Internships and Bursaries. MICT SETA Learning Programme opportunities for 2017 In 2016 I thought their targets were low, I'm pretty incredulous with the 2017 goals. It's…
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Blade’s Tips: Tertiary Dreams, Finance and Scarce Skills

Advice from Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande about study, work and funding opportunities for Matrics (12 January 2017). Identify scarce skills in order to find funding and learning opportunities. Study, Career and Funding Options are Based Upon Scarce and Critical Skills Matrics who have not succeeded, should rewrite their examinations or pursue…
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Internship Cover Letter Sample

Finished school, university, college or any other type of training? Now's your time to look for opportunities. Unless you were a top student and appeared in media, or have a network of established contacts, no one's going to come looking for you!  But that's okay! Nothing stops you from finding and securing opportunities for yourself. Fortunately,…
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40 sites for Learnerships, Apprenticeships & Internships

View the Bursary & Scholarship, Learnership, Internship & Apprentice opportunities in South Africa for 2016  Follow links for more information and how to apply ! Technical learnership – Engineering Area – Durban. A 12 month Technical learnership – Engineering is now available for 10 Engineering Graduates with one of our clients. Candidates must have completed…
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Tenele’s Story: My Rough Journey Up the NQF

Life, Reality and Curve Balls  I’m almost certain that we are all familiar of the phrase “life throws curve balls”. Well, it is true in most cases, if not absolutely so! We often plan our lives and envision how everything will turn out, but little do we know what tomorrow has in store for us.…
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21 Sites to Apply for Learnerships, Internships, Scholarships or Jobs

Sites that list learnership, internship, scholarship and apprenticeship opportunities in different fields. Finding reliable information can be a challenge when you have limited access to the internet and are so desperate that you'll try ANYTHING. Here's a list of 21 sites that list learnership, internship, scholarship and apprenticeship opportunities in different fields. There are lots…
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Links to Learnership, Internship and Job sites

 Be positive, be brave and be the best you can be. Each time you send an email to someone that you need to promote yourself to, remember that slogan. Please, don't send an application that has spelling and grammar mistakes. Show that you care about what people think of you by making an effort to…
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