Real-world necessity for workplace integrated learning
Real-world necessity for workplace integrated learning

The purpose of skills development is to facilitate access to mobility and progression within career paths through high quality education and training. As the skills development arena continues to evolve, the reality of the skills crisis is becoming evident. Skills development is becoming a Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) scorecard conversation - yet 7,2 million South Africans are still illiterate, with new forms of illiteracy developing with every new workplace innovation.

8 hours ago

Applications open for 2018 digital talent bursary
Applications open for 2018 digital talent bursary

The Digital Skills Academy, in partnership with Brainstorm magazine, will once again offer a $10,000 bursary for one Brainstorm reader.

8 hours ago

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Digital era opens opportunities in maritime industry for South African youth

The face of the maritime industry is being changed by technological advances and digitalisation, opening up opportunities, especially among the youth - rather than being a threat to South Africa jobs.

13 hours ago

John Sanei
#Newsmaker: Singularity University invites John Sanei to panel

John Sanei, business innovation strategist, trend specialist, futurist and author of South African bestseller What's your moonshot?, has been invited to join Singularity University's panel of global speakers.

By Jessica Tennant 2 days ago

USAID gives $3.5m boost to Harambee for youth employment
USAID gives $3.5m boost to Harambee for youth employment

South African youth employment accelerator, Harambee and United States Agency for International Development (USAID), have announced a partnership that will help fund Harambee's operations over the next three years.

10 Nov 2017

UKZN Extended Learning in partnership with Hyperion Development
UKZN Extended Learning in partnership with Hyperion Development

UKZN Extended Learning (UEL) is delighted to announce its partnership with Hyperion Development to provide access to computing-related courses for those who want to upskill their programming and design skills and to develop in the technology arena. Programming languages include Python and Java.

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 10 Nov 2017