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SACAP launches postgraduate psychology honours programme
SACAP launches postgraduate psychology honours programme

The South African College of Applied Psychology (SACAP) recently launched a new postgraduate psychology honours programme on both its Cape Town and Johannesburg campuses...

30 Apr 2015 14:35

The future of the post office hinges on successful negotiations
The future of the post office hinges on successful negotiations

The South African Post System narrowly escaped coming to a standstill in March yet again, as the Labour Court in Johannesburg granted the parastatal an interim interdict against the Communication Workers Union (CWU)...

29 Apr 2015 14:30

Skills shortage far worse than admitted
Skills shortage far worse than admitted

There are as many as 829,800 vacant positions for high-skilled workers across a diverse spread of occupations in South Africa and this includes a dire lack of artisans, says Sean Jones, co-founder and director of black empowered artisan training academy, Artisan Training Institute (ATI)...

29 Apr 2015 07:50

Agri-entrepreneurs empowered with skills in job creation, food security and rural development - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
Agri-entrepreneurs empowered with skills in job creation, food security and rural development

Agri SA hosted a certificate ceremony during the first quarter of 2015 in recognition of the first group of delegates who have successfully completed the inaugural Agricultural Enterprise Management Programme...

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 28 Apr 2015 12:24

Wits students use @RISK software to manage mining risk
Wits students use @RISK software to manage mining risk

Students at the Wits School of Mining Engineering are employing a high-tech program to manage mining risk...

28 Apr 2015 12:00

The Barn Khayelitsha launches e-commerce course
The Barn Khayelitsha launches e-commerce course

The Barn Khayelitsha supports local entrepreneurs through its community-based incubator...

23 Apr 2015 08:02

Computer students hit right keys to kindness
Computer students hit right keys to kindness

A video showing a group of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University students performing acts of kindness to make other students' days has taken social media by storm, with people challenged to do the same in their areas...

By Deneesha Pillay 22 Apr 2015 14:25

National Youth Development Agency invests in skills development and legal compliance in the workplace - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
National Youth Development Agency invests in skills development and legal compliance in the workplace

The National Youth Development Agency plays a key role in ensuring that government, the private sector and civil society make youth development a priority by identifying and implementing solutions to address challenges...

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 21 Apr 2015 10:52

Unique skills programme jumpstarts careers for unemployed youth - TSiBA Education
Unique skills programme jumpstarts careers for unemployed youth

Many highly qualified South African youths struggle to get jobs or move up the corporate ladder, often due to a lack of the vital soft skills key to survival in today's competitive marketplace...

Issued by TSiBA Education 21 Apr 2015 10:19

Wipro and GIBS partner to design 'Future CIO' programme
Wipro and GIBS partner to design 'Future CIO' programme

Wipro has announced a partnership with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) to co-design a 'Future CIO' programme, which aims to build future technology leaders...

21 Apr 2015 07:15

WYSE Travel Confederation and Emirates partner again for WYSTC 2015
WYSE Travel Confederation and Emirates partner again for WYSTC 2015

The World Youth Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation has partnered Emirates Airline again this year to offer hosted flights for its WYSTC 2015 hosted buyer programme participants...

20 Apr 2015 13:57

SA sends trainees to China for nuclear plant operations training
SA sends trainees to China for nuclear plant operations training

PRETORIA: Government is sending 50 trainees from the South African nuclear industry to China to take part in the nuclear power plant operations training, said the Department of Energy (DoE)...

20 Apr 2015 12:00

SARA hosts African first conference in SA
SARA hosts African first conference in SA

The South African Roadies Association (SARA) is hosting Africa's first-ever Live Event Technical & Production Conference (LETPC 2015) from 13 to 16 May, during Africa Month, at the Sunnyside Park Hotel in Parktown, Johannesburg...

17 Apr 2015 10:45

Railway Engineering celebrates 21 years' collaborative training with the University of Pretoria and Transnet - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
Railway Engineering celebrates 21 years' collaborative training with the University of Pretoria and Transnet

Transnet and the University of Pretoria (UP) are celebrating 21 years of collaborative training and research in Railway Engineering in 2015...

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 14 Apr 2015 12:38

Hope-Mandeville Disability Careers Expo 2015
Hope-Mandeville Disability Careers Expo 2015

The fourth annual Hope-Mandeville Disability Careers Expo will take place at Hope School, Westcliff, Johannesburg from 22-24 April 2015...

14 Apr 2015 08:52

Government says it's doing all it can to address challenges in education
Government says it's doing all it can to address challenges in education

While challenges persist in the higher education sector, government is doing all it can to address these, Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana said on Wednesday...

9 Apr 2015 10:37

CIMA's Code of Ethics updated and relaunched
CIMA's Code of Ethics updated and relaunched

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has updated and relaunched its Code of Ethics to guide its 227,000 members and students around the world...

25 Mar 2015 19:50

SA's up-and-coming wool and mohair producers contribute R282m to GDP
SA's up-and-coming wool and mohair producers contribute R282m to GDP

Emerging farmers from historically disadvantaged, rural communities are making significant contributions to South African wool and mohair production and global exports...

20 Mar 2015 08:15

Education gets largest slice of Mpuma budget
Education gets largest slice of Mpuma budget

The Mpumalanga Department of Education has been allocated the largest share of the province's budget at R16.8 billion...

19 Mar 2015 08:50

The human right to a relevant education
The human right to a relevant education

Human Rights Day, 21 March serves as a reminder of past injustices and our achievements in working towards an equal society. The right to education is the key to the improvement of people's lives, no matter what life stage they are in...

By Jackie Carroll 17 Mar 2015 10:45

Mind the gap: tackling mismatches to fuel South Africa's innovative potential - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
Mind the gap: tackling mismatches to fuel South Africa's innovative potential

A forum was recently held at Unisa's Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) which centred on how innovation and entrepreneurship talent could power South Africa towards a knowledge economy...

Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 16 Mar 2015 13:46

Seed Academy offers programme for developing entrepreneurs
Seed Academy offers programme for developing entrepreneurs

Seed Academy, the school for entrepreneurs has broadened its training offering from a focus on startups to developing entrepreneurs of small and micro businesses...

13 Mar 2015 10:32

PGP nurtures exceptionally talented youth out of a "Heart of Gold"
PGP nurtures exceptionally talented youth out of a "Heart of Gold"

Following the Pam Golding Property Group's Joy of Giving campaign, a social audit of the overwhelming needs within the broad South African context has prompted a more focused CSI approach, resulting in the property group's Heart of Gold Trust...

13 Mar 2015 07:00

SimplyBiz Shift Questions workshop offers entrepreneurs new perspectives
SimplyBiz Shift Questions workshop offers entrepreneurs new perspectives

The successful SimplyBiz Shift Questions workshop, developed by Raizcorp in association with Nedbank, will travel nationally this year, beginning on 9 May 2015 in Johannesburg...

5 Mar 2015 09:45

Turnkey operations key to empowerment of entrepreneurs and SMMEs in South Africa - Regent Business School
Turnkey operations key to empowerment of entrepreneurs and SMMEs in South Africa

In response to the dilemma that South Africa is facing in terms of the challenges spawned by poor economic growth and the unemployment problem, Regent Business School has established a Centre for Entrepreneurship...

Issued by Regent Business School 26 Feb 2015 14:14

Minister Lindiwe Zulu to launch Centre for Entrepreneurship in Cape Town - False Bay College
Minister Lindiwe Zulu to launch Centre for Entrepreneurship in Cape Town

Members of the media are invited to the launch of the Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) that will be hosted by the Department of Small Business Development and False Bay TVET College...

Issued by False Bay College 25 Feb 2015 14:08

False Bay College receives National Disability Award and Prize - False Bay College
False Bay College receives National Disability Award and Prize

At an official handover ceremony held on 16 February at its Muizenberg campus, False Bay College received the National Disability Award Prize for its contribution to inclusivity and access for students with disabilities...

Issued by False Bay College 20 Feb 2015 16:20

BANKSETA Awards winners announced
BANKSETA Awards winners announced

BANKSETA's mission is to support transformation and people development while enabling stakeholders to advance the national and global position of the broader industry, through partnerships.

18 Feb 2015 10:00

Drop in PhD students to affect skills
Drop in PhD students to affect skills

A shortage of supervisors for doctorates in business administration students has resulted in fewer enrolments this year, adding to SA's skills deficit...

30 Jan 2015 09:45

Project Isizwe extends free Wifi across City of Tshwane
Project Isizwe extends free Wifi across City of Tshwane

As part of its objective to connect people for education, Project Isizwe recently donated 25 Apple iPads to the top students of the City of Tshwane at a 2014 Mayoral Matric Awards hosted by the Executive Mayor, Councillor Kgosientso Ramokgopa.

28 Jan 2015 13:48

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