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​Technical and Vocational Education and Training Colleges​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

PURPOSE

The branch in the Department that is responsible for dealing with TVET Colleges is known as the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) branch and consists of the following programmes and sub-programmes:

TVET Chief Directorates

  • Programmes and Qualifications
  • Planning and Institutional Support
  • Examinations and Assessments
  • Community Education and Training

TVET Directorates

  • Student Development and Support
  • Community Education and Training
  • Curriculum Development and Support
  • Financial Planning
  • Public TVET Colleges
  • Private TVET Colleges
  • Resulting and Certification
  • Item Development and Marking
  • Exam Management and Monitoring

​Office of the Deputy Director General: TVET

The purpose of the branch is to plan, develop, monitor, maintain and evaluate national policy, programmes, assessment practices and systems for vocational and continuing education and training, including for technical and vocational education and training (TVET ) colleges and Community Education and Training Colleges.

General TVET Resources

​​​Programmes and Qualifications Chief Directorate

Programmes and Qualifications develops and maintains high quality vocational education and training programmes, supports the implementation of student support services, and provides leadership and support for the training and development of lecturers.

Planning and Institutional Support Chief Directorate

Planning and Institutional Support provides the framework, coordination and support to TVET colleges for the efficient and effective management, governance and delivery of vocational and occupational programmes, and manages the TVET colleges' subsidies and transfers.

It also regulates the provision of education and training by private education institutions offering qualifications registered on the general and further education and training sub-framework.

Planning and Institutional Support Resources

Education Labour Relations and Conditions​​​

​​​​Student Development and Support Directorate

Student Development and Support Resources

Curriculum Development Directorate

Curriculum Development Resources

TVET College DIirectorate

  
  
Folder: 2015 TVET TIME TABLES
  
Folder: 2016 TVET TIME TABLES
  
Folder: 201608 Engineering Studies entry forms
  
Folder: Business Studies 201506
  
Folder: Business Studies Entry Forms
  
Folder: BUSINESS STUDIES NOVEMBER 2015 EXAMINATIONS
  
Folder: ENGINEERING STUDIES 201504
  
Folder: ENGINEERING STUDIES AUGUST 2015 EXAMINATIONS
  
Folder: Engineering Studies Entry Forms
  
Folder: ENGINEERING STUDIES NOVEMBER 2015 EXAMINATIONS
  
Folder: MEMO TE51 OF 2016_RELEASE OF 2016.08 RESULTS
  
Folder: NC(V) 2016 11 EXAMINATION ENTRY FORMS
  
Folder: Other TVET College Examination Documents 1
  
Folder: Other TVET College Examination Documents 2
  
BUSS STUDIES 201611 ENTRY FORMS.pdf
  
ENGINEERING STUDIES 201611 ENTRY FORMS.pdf
  

Public TVET College Resources

Community Education and Training Directorate

Community Education and Training Resources​​

Examinations and Assessment Chief Directorate

The National Examination and Assessment Directorate administers and manages the assessment in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges and Community Education and Training (CET) Centres.

The activities range from the registration of candidates for examination sittings and appointment of panellists to the setting, printing and distribution of question papers and culminate in the marking, resulting and certification of both TVET college and CET candidates.

In addition, monitoring and support visits are undertaken to examination centres to ensure that examinations and assessment practices are being implemented in line with national policy.

Examinations and Assessment Resources​

Resulting and Certification Directorate

Resulting and Certification Resources

Exam Management and Monitoring Directorate

Exam Management and Monitoring Resources

Contact

Deputy Director-General
Mr Patel 
Telephone +27 (0) 12 312 5398/6018

Acting Branch Coordinator
Zanele Ngqola​
Telephone +27 (0) 12 312 6353

Programmes and Qualifications Chief Directorate
Chief Director: Dr EB Mahlobo
Telephone +27 (0) 12 312 5398/6018

Planning and Institutional Support Directorate
Chief Director: Ms T Futshane
Telephone +27 12 312 5088/5081

Examinations and Assessments  
Chief Director: Ms N Pote 
Telephone +27 (0) 357 3892/3891 

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Resources​​

  1. Call for Legislation
  2. Annual monitoring report: Projected 2014 targets on student enrolment planning - Ministerial statement​​​​
  3. Public TVET Colleges in South Africa: A list 
  4. Latest TVET College Times
    This quarterly newsletter covers the latest developments and news in the sector.​​

Tags​​

TVET, VCET, technical and vocational education and training, vocational and community education and training, public and private TVET colleges, community colleges, adult education centres, TVET college examination papers, TVET list​

                


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