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How to become an artisan: A look at what it takes to get into instrumentation

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 5 October 2017

How to become an artisan: A look at what it takes to get into instrumentation

You don’t have to doctor, engineer or lawyer to have a successful career. For the people that prefer work that is more technical, a career in the trade industry has become an enticing and well-paying option. Meet Clevelynne Cloete, the 26-year-old who spends her days donning overalls and heavy duty boots, working as an instrumentation...

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5 cool FET college courses to jumpstart your career

by: Johannesburg Contributor - 8 July 2015

5 cool FET college courses to jumpstart your career

The thought of studying at an FET college may not be attractive to young people because we all grew up wanting to study at a big university. But the reputation of FET colleges is slowly changing as people who have studied there end up in really cool careers and they are way cheaper than universities....

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How to get around parental pressure when choosing a career

by: Simamkele Matuntuta - 18 September 2014

How to get around parental pressure when choosing a career

Tina Dahms (22), who lives in Cape Town, had always wanted to be a makeup artist but she ended up working as a secretary. Her parents made her doubt her choice when she was choosing courses at tertiary, because they felt it would be hard for her to get a job as a make-up artist,...

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We are recruiting in Johannesburg

by: Tshepo Mosokotso - 17 September 2014

We are recruiting in Johannesburg

Live SA Media Skills Three-Month Training Opportunity – Johannesburg (Only 18 to 25 year-olds can apply) We run a 3-month media skills training programme in Johannesburg and Cape Town. All positions are expenses-only and for work experience. Transport is provided for and all content-related expenses are covered. We require a 4 day/week commitment for 3...

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