Higher Education and Training holds TVET Month campaign 1 to 31 Aug

Deputy Minister Buti Manamela to open the 2018 TVET Month campaign at Umfolozi TVET College

The Department of Higher Education and Training officially launched and declared August as Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Month in 2014.

The month of August will be dedicated to engaging communities about programmes and career pathways available in TVET Colleges.

Activities for the month will be targeted at Grade 9-12 learners, NEET (Not in Education, Employment, or Training) youth, college students and industry. All colleges are encouraged to organise their own events during TVET Month and invite prospective students.

2018 TVET Month coincides with the centenary celebrations of the former President of the Republic of South Africa, Dr Nelson Mandela and Ms Albertina Sisulu. The theme for 2018 TVET Month is Women’s Rights and Equality.

Deputy Minister Buti Manamela will take part in these different activities during the month

Source: Government of South Africa