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The Department of Higher Education to host additional workshops for CET Colleges on standardisation of pay and benefits
Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande, has directed that the Department of Higher Education and Training hold additional workshops at all Community Education and Training (CET) Colleges throughout the country to  deepen understanding of the standardisation of pay and benefits process and to discuss matters that have been raised by some staff in recent memoranda to the Department as well as through the General Public Service Sector Bargaining Council. read more

CET info on standardisation
The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande on the occasion of the Department of Science and Innovation handing over of the Science and Innovation Learning Tools at the Jabula Combined School Hall at Lidgetton West - Pietermaritzburg
It gives me great pleasure to be here today as we officially hand over the the Science and Innovation learning tools to the four identified schools of Crystal Springs Primary School, Jabula Combined School, Asithuthuke Combined School and Ingelosi Primary School. read more
Address by the Minister of Higher
Education, Science and Innovation on the occasion of Chieta and African Alabaster Square Cooperative Certification Ceremony, Ulundi, Kwazulu-Natal
It is my greatest honour to be with you today on this important occasion of  marking the Chemical Industries Sector Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) Certification Ceremony and the launch of the second phase of the Cooperatives Development Project involving 20 Cooperatives in aloe plant processing. read more

Minister Nzimande invites members of the media to the Chemical Industries Sector Education and Training Authority Certification Ceremony
The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande, invites members of the media to the Chemical Industries Sector Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) Certification Ceremony and the launch of the second phase of the Cooperatives Development Project involving 20 Cooperatives in Aloe Plant processing. read more

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ALERT:BE WARNED OF FRAUDULENT REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS /ORDERS
Over the past four years a number of companies have lost tens of thousands of Rands due to alleged fraudulent request for quotations (RFQs) and orders, supposedly from government departments. read more
Public emergency medical services to offer qualifications registered on the National Qualifications Framework from January 2022
The Minister of Higher Education Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande, published a Government Gazette permitting designated public emergency medical services education institutions, commonly known as emergency medical services colleges, to offer accredited emergency medical care qualifications registered on the Higher Education Qualifications Sub-Framework (HEQSF) of the National Qualification Framework from January 2022. read more
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