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Chemical industry training authority launches two TVET initiatives for SMMEs

By: Schalk Burger     23rd August 2021 The Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (Chieta) on August 23 announced two technical and vocational education and training (TVET) college initiatives, which are set to stimulate small, medium-sized and microenterprise (SMME) activity and economic opportunities for individuals in... 

CHIETA celebrates TVET month with two initiatives uplifting employment

23rd August 2021 In South Africa’s drive to create economic opportunities for our youth and unemployed individuals, it is vital to acknowledge and promote the role of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges. With August named ‘TVET Month’, the Chemical Industries Education and Training... 

Unique Student-Centered marketing campaign Wows audience

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd March 2020 By Colleen Brennon, False Bay TVET College, Marketing Manager This visually striking campaign uses student models across all 5 campuses of False Bay TVET College to convey the various study fields and career paths that students can aspire to. 

Ms Melanie Vermaak, Academic Head at False Bay TVET College

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd March 2020 Are we creating panic about technology, when what we need to do is to ensure that our students are prepared emotionally for the impact of the digital age? What do we need to put in place to ensure that our students are ready for the 4th Industrial Revolution? 

Entrepreneurs advance through participating in Competitions

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd March 2020 Mr Steve Reid, False Bay TVET College Centre for Entrepreneurship / Rapid Incubator Manager Over the past 5 years of being in operation, we have seen the value of encouraging aspiring entrepreneurs to participate in events and competitions in the very active space in the Western Cape. One of... 

Pre Vocational Learning Programme (PLP) Pilot Project a success! 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2019 The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) launched the Pre-Vocational Learning Programme (PLP) Pilot Project in 2018 with the participation of 9 colleges.  False Bay TVET College took part in the pilot and enrolled 62 students at the Khayelitsha Campus. A year after the commencement... 

Community Entrepreneurship Venture Acceleration Workshops 2019

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2019 The failure rate of new small businesses in South Africa is estimated between 70 % and 80%. This failure rate is among the highest in the world. Small businesses especially in the areas of Khayelitsha and Mitchell Plain in the Western Cape are in dire need of quality business development services... 

Decade of the Artisan Advocacy Campaign hits the Western Cape.

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2019 The Deputy Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Mr Buti Manamela, rolled out the Decade of the Artisan advocacy campaign over two days in Cape Town in the Western Cape Province on the 03rd and 4th October 2019.  With the support of merSETA, the event was hosted by False Bay TVET... 

Inspiring Productivity in South Africa

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2019 False Bay TVET College Centre for Entrepreneurship/ Rapid Incubator (CfE/RI) is the proud recipient of the Productivity SA Western Cape Regional Award in the Public Sector category. In presenting the awards at the River Club in Cape Town on 3 September, Productivity SA acknowledged and celebrated... 

High school learners are edutained at College Open Day

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th October 2019 As the busses pulled up and the school learners bounced out at all five College campuses, it was evident that this Open Day would top those previously hosted by the College. False Bay TVET College hosted its annual Open Day over a two-day, back-to-back programme during TVET Month in August.... 

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