Coastal TVET College is a public Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institution located in the coastal region of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The college was established in 2002 through the merger of three separate technical colleges in the area, namely Umbumbulu, Appelsbosch, and Swinton.
The college has six campuses located in various towns, including Umbumbulu, Appelsbosch, Groutville, KwaDabeka, Swinton, and Umlazi. Each campus offers a range of courses in various fields, including engineering, business studies, information technology, hospitality, tourism, and creative arts. The courses offered by the college are accredited by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and are designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the modern workplace.
Coastal TVET College is committed to providing high-quality education and training to its students. The college has a team of experienced and qualified lecturers who are dedicated to ensuring that students receive the best possible education. In addition, the college has state-of-the-art facilities, including well-equipped workshops, computer labs, and libraries, to support the learning process.
One of the unique features of Coastal TVET College is its focus on community engagement and development. The college has established partnerships with various community organizations and businesses to provide opportunities for students to gain practical experience and contribute to the development of their communities. The college also offers a range of short courses and skills programs to members of the community, providing them with valuable skills and knowledge to improve their employability.
Coastal TVET College is committed to promoting a culture of inclusivity and diversity. The college welcomes students from all backgrounds and provides support services, including counseling and financial assistance, to ensure that every student has the opportunity to succeed.
LOVEDALE TVET COLLEGE STUDY PROGRAMMES
Please note that Lovedale Tvet College uses the coltech system to apply. If you have applied in another college that also uses coltech system you have to use the same password and username. Username is your ID number.
GENERAL SA TVET COLLEGE INFORMATION
GENERAL SA TVET COLLEGES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
In order to apply for nated courses in tvet colleges you need to have passed your grade 12 or your intro N4 course.
To enter N4 – Intro N4 and or Grade 12
To enter N5 – N4 Certificate
To enter N6 – N5 Certificate
To apply for a National N-Diploma – N6 Certificate plus 2 000 hours of practical experience in industry (to be logged in a prescribed logbook).
inorder to apply for ncv courses in tvet colleges you need to have passed your
Grade 9 for entry into Level 2
Passed ITEC Level 2 for entry into Level 3
Passed ITEC Level 3 for entry into Level 4
In order to appy for N1-3 courses you need to meet the following requirements.
N1: Minimum of Grade 11 and you must be registered as an apprentice with a company.
N2: N1 or equivalent
N3: N2 or equivalent
SA TVET COLLEGES COURSE DURATION
After completion of the N4 – N6 Certificates students need to complete 18 months in industry/practical before qualifying for National N-Diploma through the department of Higher Education and Training.
No application fee is required when applying in tvet colleges.
TVET COLLEGES OPENING AND CLOSING DATES
Tvet colleges open through out the year at different times for second trimester, semester and the following year. It is important to keep visiting college websites to stay updated on their opening and closing dates as they vary.