Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 18:57


Female student,

Study through a TVET college and get the right skills for your career.

TVET is an abbreviation for Technical and Vocational Education and Training. TVET courses are vocational or occupational which means that students study towards a particular job or profession. Government has focused it efforts and delivering accessible and quality training courses through TVET colleges, particular for students who want to pursue a trade.

Public TVET Colleges are subsidised by the state with approximately R8 billion per year. Each region has a DHET regional office that provides support to the public TVET Colleges in each province.

There are currently 50 registered and accredited public TVET Colleges in South Africa which operate on more than 264 campuses spread across the rural and urban areas of the country. Find a TVET college close to you:



Western Cape

Eastern Cape

Free State



Northern Cape

North West