APPETD was established in 1997 as an alliance of the Association of Private Colleges of South Africa (APCSA), Association of Private Distance Colleges (APDEC), Association of Technical Providers (ATP), and INPROV. APPETD has a profound understanding of the different forms of education provisioning in South Africa. APPETD renders services that are specifically aimed at the needs and interests of its members and private providers as a whole. The specific needs include face to face, distance learning, Adult Basic Education (ABET), Early childhood Development (ECD), and Health Education.
Latest News from APPETD
BUSA Legislative Report
In this week's report:
- Medium Term Budget Policy Statement - Finance Minister to deliver inaugural "mini-budget" at Parliament this week
- Parliament demands action on energy crisis - Energy Committee submits list of demands to Minister
- Department of Small Business Development - Rocky progress reported to Parliament
- All Bills at Parliament - Status Report
Worldskills Skills Competition
Let your talent win you a chance to represent South Africa in Brazil.
Skills Participating in the Nationals in January 2015:
- Information Network Cabling
- IT Software Solutions in Business
- Auto Body Repair
- Web Design
- Plastering & Dry Wall System
- Auto Mobile Technology
- Car Painting
- IT Network Systems
Launch of the Gauteng Provincial Skills Development Forum
The APPETD attended the launch of the Gauteng Provincial Skills Development Forum being invited as a stakeholder. As a valued APPETD member we want to share with you a strategy I believe will auger well in building relations at a provincial level with government.
Latest Events, Workshops and Important Dates
5 th PAN AFRICAN TVET AND FET COLLEGES CONFERENCE
Date: 3 & 4 November 2014
Venue: Table Bay Hotel, V&A Waterfront
All Appetd Members qualify for the early bird fee = R2995.00
Download Programme Registration Form
SASCE Symposium, Workshop and AGMDate: 20 - 21 November 2014
Venue: CPUT, Cape Town
As APPETD is represented on the Southern African Society for Co-operative Education (SASCE Board) please find herewith the invitation to attend the SASCE Symposium and workshops. The core focus will be on Work Integrated Learning (WIL) and your participation is deemed extremely important.
Once we receive the final programme it will be forwarded to you.
Constituency Capacity Building Workshop - Centurion
19 November 2014 ~ Royal Elephant Hotel, Centurion
APPETD will be conducting capacity building workshops
nationally focusing on Quality Assurance and Best Practice Principles. These
workshops are funded from the National Skills Fund and hence no cost
implication to you, the provider. Please find attached the programme and
registration form to be completed and submitted to the APPETD offices no later
than 17 November 2014.