The NHBRC has launched a series of skills training workshops for women with an interest in the construction field aimed at solidifying the advancement of equal opportunities in the industry.
The training workshops will be conducted in partnership with the National Construction Incubator (NCI) in the Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal.
This is line with the NHBRC’s Social Transformation and Empowerment Programme which seeks to empower designated groups that includes: women, youth, military veterans and people with disabilities through training, procurement and development, as well as employment opportunities
The attendees will be taken through various skills course which include:
- Introduction to Construction sector
- Understanding of a business plan
- House development value chain
- Innovative Building Technologies
- Occupational Health & Safety
- Home Building Technical Skills
The transformation of the construction sector remains a key focus for the NHBRC and is driven through skills development and training of homebuilders.
In the last financial, the NHBRC provided training for a total of 9,023 individuals, who comprised homebuilders, youth, women, inspectors, artisans, people with disabilities and military veterans.
The details of the venues and dates are as follows;
Deal Party Branch in Port Elizabeth
17-21 August 2020
Vulindlela Heights Branch in Mthatha
24-28 August 2020
Monontsha Multi-Purpose Hall in Phuthaditjaba
24-28 August 2020
Namahadi Traditional Hall in Phuthaditjaba
7-11 September 2020
Eric Molobi Innovation Hub in Soshanguve
Group1: 11-14 August 2020
Group 2: 17-21 August 2020
To be confirmed
14-18 September 2020
For enquiries, please contact Molebogeng Taunyane on email: firstname.lastname@example.org or 082 646 8663.