The SA training landscape

We live in an age where there is a training style available to suit almost every learning need.
Gone are the days when you could only have a successful career with a university degree.
Now is the time of choice! Young people around the world are enjoying exciting and lucrative careers in trades, technology, sport, arts, renewable energy, conservation and much more!
With so much choice, it’s important to understand the different types of training providers.

Here are some tips for choosing the right training provider.

  • Check that the training provider is legit! There are many fly-by-night companies that will take your money and disappear.
  • Check entry requirements as they can differ between institutions. Do you have the required school subjects or marks?
  • Choose a training provider that suits your personal learning style. Are you a practical, hands-on person, or do you prefer a more academic approach?
  • Make sure you apply before the deadline and have all the relevant information for your application.

The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) oversees the development and implementation of South Africa’s National Qualifications Framework…