Skills development drive to train thousands

2008-02-28 00:00

Three crucial interventions to address challenges in the second-economy — centred on access to finance, monitoring government procurement and a colossal R1,8 billion three-year skills development drive — have emerged from the 2008/09 KZN budget.

“In addition to this training, we are engaging the department of Education to extend its FET training programmes to provide artisan training to students in a number of fields relevant to the automotive and construction industries, such as spray painting, panel beating, brick-laying, plastering, plumbing and tiling as well as general skills such as entrepreneurship and financial management.” publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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