Posts tagged as skills

Wind turbine technicians graduate

  Speaking at the South African Renewable Energy Technology Centre’s (SARETEC) Wind Turbine Service Technician graduation ceremony, which took place on Global Wind Day, 15 June 2017, the South African Wind Energy Association’s (SAWEA’s) CEO, Brenda Martin, addressed graduates and affirmed the relevance of youth development in the future of the Wind energy sector and […]

Skills development – a necessary but costly business

I recently had the opportunity to have a conversation with Rob MacKenzie, MD of Endress+Hauser. The company opened its doors in South Africa in 1984, having been represented by agents prior to that. The agents had focused mainly on process measurement and management in the mining industry. Markets have now expanded with major developments in […]

Learnership programme empowers youth

  AfriGIS has welcomed ten new learners to its learnership programme, which was established in 2012 in association with CTU Training Solutions and MICT SETA. The objective of the programme is to empower young learners and offer them the opportunity to gain hands-on work experience at AfriGIS. At the end of 2012 the programme was […]