Workplace Learnerships: How can your business benefit?

Skills Development in the form of Work-place Learnerships For the first quarter of 2018, more than one out of three young people aged 15 to 34 were unemployed, and not receiving any form of education or training. This relates to over 3 million people. From these statistics, we can ascertain that millions of young people … Read more

Why do you, as an Employer, need to invest in Learnership Programmes?

Learnership programmes have become an integral part of skills development. Our unique economic situation brought to light alternative ways of bridging the skills development gap. One of these ways is embarking on a Learnership programme. It is, in short, an education tool that will reap the rewards – for employers who implement these programmess and … Read more

Address literacy through sponsored learnerships

Today is International Literacy Day and we want to discuss how to address literacy through sponsored learnerships. International Literacy Day was declared by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on 17 November 1965. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities, and societies. According to UNESCO’s Global Monitoring Report … Read more

How a learnership qualification changed one person’s life

8 September is International Literacy Day, and to celebrate our contribution to adult literacy through learnership qualifications in South Africa for the past 24 years we want to share an amazing story with you. Lerato Produce Dube (27) grew up in Kagiso, Mogale City. She fell pregnant while busy with high school, and had to … Read more