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New Trades and Occupations Council Sought

Department of Higher Education and Training

Higher education and training minister Blade Nzimande has to appoint a new Quality Council for Trades and Occupations and is calling for nominations.

According to notice 818 in Government Gazette 38114 of 17 October 2014, a new chairperson and council have to be appointed before 1 April 2015 when the council’s new term begins.

Higher Education Prioritises Teacher Training

Department of Higher Education and Training

Eastern Cape, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal can be getting more teacher training sites.

Higher education and training minister Blade Nzimande, in a reply to a parliamentary question in this regard, says there is a need for further expansion in the three provinces.

Agricultural Training Institutes Policy Released for Comment

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

The agriculture, forestry and fisheries department has made its policy proposals for agricultural training institutes public.

The green paper on the National Agricultural Training Institutes Bill has been published for comment in the Government Gazette (38081 / 880 of 13 October 2014).

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