Learners / Learning Programmes

Learning Programmes


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Candidacies is a period of workplace-based learning undertaken by a graduate as part of the requirement for registration as a professional in the required professional designation as stipulated by a professional body.

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Adult Education and Training (AET) is the foundation towards lifelong learning, and provides learning at ABET levels 1-3.

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Internship Is a workplace-based learning undertaken as part of the requirement for a diploma, certificate or professional qualification. An internship can also be a learning experience for a graduate who has completed a post school qualification to gain workplace experience or exposure to enhance competency and/or employability. There are different types of internships such as student internships and or graduate internships.

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Apprenticeships is a structured workplace-based learning resulting in an occupational qualification for a listed trade. Apprenticeship also enables practitioners to gain a license to practice in a regulated profession.

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Learnership is a structured workplace-based learning resulting in an occupational qualification or part qualification. Learnerships are directly related to an occupation or field of work, for example, electrical engineering, hairdressing or project management.

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Skills programmes provide employed workers’ with bridging programmes to obtain a full qualification. Unemployed youth gain educational and skills training in the PIVOTAL . PIVOTAL refers to Professional, Vocational, Technical and Academic Learning.

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This is a formal learning programme which includes work experience components in a listed trade. Artisan learners will have to undertake a trade test to be certified as artisans.

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Bursaries A bursary is a financial support offered to learners to follow an approved course of study at an institution of higher learning such as University, TVET College or Community College of Education and Training. Download Bursary Booklet here

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Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) The Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process through which formal, non-formal and informal learning are measured, mediated for recognition across different contexts and certified against the requirements for credit, access, inclusion or advancement in the formal education and training system or workplace.

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Development Programmes
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