Vocational Education

Expanding education and training opportunities for young people through online work-skills or vocational training programmes

In South Africa, e-learning has been used in corporates for some time to develop employee’s skills – functional and behavioural – and knowledge.  Increasingly, in recent years, we have also started to see Universities introduce online programmes as part of their degree or diploma offering, while a handful of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) […]

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Posted on 9 Jan 2015


The Hard Work of Soft Skills: Securing Job Placements for Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Graduates

The Further Education and Training Institute (FETI) recently undertook a study to investigate the links between skills gaps identified by employers and the curriculum offered at some Western Cape Further Education and Training (FET) Colleges, and to design and pilot a programme to strengthen the development of a pathway for college graduates into three identified industries. In this learning […]

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Posted on 11 Sep 2014