Africa Skills

Africa Skills can help you save time, energy and money while helping your business thrive!

Running a business can be stressful and time-consuming, but this is no reason to miss out on the many benefits that can come from proper training and coaching through a recognized and accredited organization with a passion for innovation and job creation.

At Africa Skills, we empower you to stay ahead in an ever-changing landscape. We offer business consultancy and coaching, skills development, and B-BBEE training for small artisan businesses in South Africa.

Benefits of skills development for companies

Our range of courses will equip and empower your business with the tools it needs to excel, by determining what needs to grow. We provide full support at all times to ensure that the training given and received is of the highest standard, and we are constantly expanding our programs to provide life-changing training opportunities.

By providing your employees with SETA accredited training through Africa Skills, you will not only be helping them achieve their career aspirations, but you will also be strengthening your own workforce by equipping them with the critical skills that make up the backbone of many industries. Additionally, employers who register their employees as part of a Learnership Agreement with SETA are eligible for a tax incentive from SARS.

What opportunities are being missed?

There are business opportunities and financial grants available, which many companies miss out on. Perhaps you don`t have the correct BEE points? By not filing your tax rebates, you miss out on receiving money that should have gone into your pocket. Without the correct training in place, will your business grow the way you want it to? And what about corporate social responsibility? With more than 12 years of experience, Africa Skills can help you make the most of these missed opportunities to help your company.

What training courses are available.

For Employers

Our aim is to prevent your business from failing. We provide sector-specific consultancy for your company to ensure that your business thrives.

We help businesses understand and benefit from the B-BBEE system, earn maximum points as well as assist with the certification process to help you improve your overall rating

We provide you and your employees with the training and support required to determine your business needs as well as to define, manage and implement your Workplace Skills Plan while ensuring that your employees make the most of the training given and received.

With more than 7 years of experience in developing and registering SETA accredited manual, and training we can help you develop your own in-house training courses or fast track your accreditation process.

Skills Programmes

  • Business Aspirations
  • Customer Care
  • debtSAVVY: Manage personal finances
  • HIV and AIDS in the Workplace
  • Personal Leadership
  • The Leader
  • The Supervisor
  • The Ward Councillor


  • Artisan Training and Development
  • Hairdressing


  • Business Administration Services – NQF 3
  • Generic Management NQF Level 4
  • New Venture Creation NQF Level 2

How much does it cost?

Our 3-year Artisan Development apprentice and learnership courses at R135 000 are all-inclusive for all three years. This means that it covers everything including books, assessments, practicals, protective equipment and work experience for the duration of the training. It also covers the trade tests that are taken, while our all-inclusive hairdressing course will cost R85 000. Learners will receive an NQF 4 certification upon completion.

Our NQF 4 gap training for electricians and bricklayers is R850, while plumbing, welding, and carpentry will cost R1000. We also offer the option of applying for and taking trade tests, which will cost R5000 for an NQF 4 certification.

How to register for training

To register yourself or your employees for one of these courses click here to apply online. Have your ID Document, highest school qualification, and proof of residence at hand. For more information, contact us and one of our consultants will call you back.

Empower, equip, and excel with Africa Skills.