TVET Colleges list

TVET Colleges list

TVET Colleges list

Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges are educational institutions that provide practical and skills-based training to students in order to prepare them for certain jobs and industries. TVET colleges emphasise hands-on learning, providing students with the practical skills and competence needed for successful careers in a variety of vocational sectors.

TVET colleges provide a focus on hands-on training and practical application. Students participate in seminars, laboratories, and simulations that simulate the real-world workplace, allowing them to get direct expertise in their chosen disciplines.TVET colleges provide a range of degrees, from short courses and certificates to diplomas and advanced diplomas. Individuals can enrol at various times in their educational journey and develop based on their needs and aspirations.

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TVET Colleges list

TVET colleges often cater to a diverse range of students, including school leavers, people seeking career changes, and those who may have struggled in traditional academic settings. Below are TVET Colleges in South Africa and the various provinces within which they fall;

Eastern Cape

Free State





Northern Cape

North West

Western Cape

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TVET Colleges list-Programs

The following courses are offered at different levels and qualifications at TVET Colleges;

  • Education and Development
  • Finance, Economics, and Accounting
  • Information Technology and Computer Practice
  • Mechatronics
  • Office Administration
  • Tourism
  • Civil Engineering and Building Construction
  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction
  • Engineering and Related Design
  • Safety In Society
  • National Skill Fund ( NSF Project )
  • Automotive Repair and Maintenance
  • Fitting
  • Motor Mechanic
  • Wholesale and Retail Operations
  • Water and water waste Treatment
  • Water Reticulation services
  • End-User computing
  • General Security Practice
  • Sports coaching
  • Accounting Technician
  • Fibre Processing and Manufacturing ( FP & M SETA)
  • Furniture Making
  • Health and Wealth (HWSETA)
  • Fitting and Turning
  • Electrical
  • Automotive
  • Education Training and Development Practices ( ETDP-SETA)
  • Early childhood Development
  • Wholesale and Retail SETA
  • Wholesale and Retail Operations

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Requirement For TVET Colleges

National Certificate (Vocational)

  • Grade 9 + college requirements set per programme

NATED / Report 191

  • Grade 9 for N1 admission
  • Grade 12 for N4 admission

National Higher Certificate

  • Grade 12 + requirements set by HE institution and college


  • Specific to programme

NQF Full Time

  • Specific to programme

Non Formal

  • Specific to programme


  • Specific to programme

How To Apply For TVET Colleg

Below is a step-by-step guide to applying online at TVET Colleges:

Step 1: Get your application form.

Download your application form from the official website and proceed to the next step since the application form is available on the official website of the college.

Step 2: Complete your application form in full

Provide the necessary information to complete the spaces on the form. Ensure you provide a valid e-mail, ID and cell phone number. Your ID, e-mail and cell phone are used to authenticate you

Step 3: Attach all supporting documents.

All applicants starting a new qualification are required to upload the following certified documents:

  • Birth Certificate/Identity Document (Proof of application for new ID/Passport)
  • Certificates/Qualifications
  • Recent Academic results
  • Municipal billing document/other account statements (not older than 3 months)
  • A valid study permit (Foreign national students)
  • The South African Qualification Authority’s (SAQA) Evaluation Certificate (foreign qualifications).

Step 4: Submit your application

A confirmation email will be sent to you with all the application information.

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Contact Details For TVET  Colleges

Register At TVET Colleges

Visit Us
123 Francis Baard Street, Pretoria, South Africa

Contact Details
0800 87 2222  |

We’re Open
Monday: 08h00 – 16h00
Tuesday: 08h00 – 16h00
Wednesday: 08h00 – 16h00
Thursday: 08h00 – 16h00
Friday: 08h00 – 13h00
Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays

For more information visit the TVET Colleges official website. Hope the provided information is helpful, share your thoughts below in the comment section.


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