The Traveling Chef & Foodie, College Alumni

Tenacious and hardworking, people gravitate towards Shane for his humbling and optimistic disposition. The eldest of 6 siblings, Shane’s passion for the food and hospitality industry rooted from his mother’s many years of experience in the hospitality industry.

Shane graduated from False Bay TVET College, Muizenberg Campus December 2017, with a National Diploma in Hospitality and Catering Services. While his roots are in Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town, the world is his oyster.


Animation - a COVID-resistant industry

With the easing of lockdown regulations, the False Bay TVET College, 2D Animation program was able to host two, one day stop-frame animation workshops. The workshop was facilitated by animation artist Thulani Yose-Simantov through the auspices of the Triggerfish Foundation which is the educational platform for the Bergvliet based Animation company Triggerfish. False Bay TVET College has recognized the need for transforming access to studying animation skills and in response has been running a fully funded 1-year certificate in 2D Animation funded by the MICT SETA and various other funding partners. 


Entrepreneurial Journey: WHD Engineering

Author: Steve Reid: Centre for Entrepreneurship / Rapid Incubator Manager

Olga Davids from WHD engineering is a graduate from the CFERI incubation program.
Whilst she completed her incubation in 2019, her husband and business partner, Warren Davids, completed his qualification at Westlake nearly 20 years ago. (2001)

This brief story relates to their entrepreneurial journey from 2015, culminating in a successful application for funding in March 2020. This funding will position them strategically for growth into the next few years.


Future Ready – State of the Art Video Conference Facility

False Bay TVET College, Westlake Campus, Centre for Specialisation for Mechanical Fitting is one of the first recipients of a state of the art video conferencing facility, alongside Tshwane South TVET College, Pretoria West Campus, Centre of Specialisation for Mechanical Fitting.


False Bay TVET College Celebrates the New College Principal.

False Bay TVET College celebrates the appointment of Ms. Karin Hendricks as Principal of False Bay TVET College. Serving as Acting Principal since 2018, she takes the helm at a complex and challenging time in the history of public Technical and Vocational Education and Training Colleges.