Skills Development Program
This program is a great add-on to our Preparation Year and gives prep year graduates the opportunity to get work experience in a safe environment while expanding their skillset and emotional intelligence.
This Skills Development Program is a one-year commitment that aims to expand the knowledge and competencies of students improving their prospects of work and employment.
This year is about gaining practical work experience and personal development while holding a part-time job and/or part-time studies and being involved in various internships as well.
The Skills Development students are involved in internship programmes which provides them with much-needed work experience to add to their CV and help them get permanent employment.
Learning Life Skills such as emotional intelligence, time management and productivity, language, communication and much more, and then having to implement these skills in daily activities in the work environment. Students will also be learning hands-on Work Skills such as marketing, various software packages, customer service and more, that will be beneficial to them in future careers as their skillset improves.
BREAKDOWN OF THE LIFE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
- Retail Experience
- Social Media Management
- Travel & Tourism
Just Africa Life Skills- Adventure Camps
- Teambuilding Events
- Business Management
- People Management
Young Engineers Helderberg & Winelands- Assistant Instructor
LIFE SKILLS COURSES
- Emotional Intelligence
- Time Management & Productivity
- Stress Management
- Language & Communication
- Personal Growth
- Personal image & neatness
- Appropriate conduct in the workplace
- Finding your passion
WORK SKILLS COURSES
- Computer Literacy
- Accounting Program
- Social Media & Online Marketing
- Customer Service
- Travel & Tourism
CONSERVATION & VOLUNTEER WORK
Students will do conservation and volunteer work with the following organizations:
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
|WORK EXPERIENCE||LIFE SKILLS||WORK SKILLS||MENTORING|
|You will gain valuable work experience doing a variety of jobs with the internships and part-time job.||Learn life skills for your personal development, which will put you a step ahead of other job applicants.||Learn hands-on work skills which will ensure your development and add to your skillset.||You will be learning and growing within a mentoring relationship.|
- You must be between the ages of 18 - 22 years old
- Matric Certificate
- Drivers license
- Cell phone in good working order