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.

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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.

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Covid-19: College Precautionary Measures

PRESS RELEASE
Enquiries: Mrs KA Hendricks
Contact 0217870800
angelique.davids@falsebay.org.za

Coronavirus (Covid-19)
As per the public announcement and directive of our President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday 16th March and that of our National Minister of Higher Education Science and Technology, Minister Nzimande on Tuesday 17 March, in relation to COVID-19, we wish to advise of the following precautionary measures that False Bay College has taken to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our students and staff, in support of the steps to prevent the spread of the virus.

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New Campus for Mitchell's Plain - A long-held dream realised

STATEMENT BY FALSE BAY TVET COLLEGE

In April 2019, a 15-year struggle and dream of the College to build a fully-fledged campus in Mitchells Plain was fulfilled when former Minister of Higher Education, Minister Pandor announced a significant funding investment for the establishment of a new False Bay TVET College campus that will serve Mitchells Plain, Strandfontein and surrounding communities.

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STATEMENT TO THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ON THE BEGINNING OF THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020

3rd March 2020

Honourable Chairperson
Honourable Members
Cabinet Colleagues present
Deputy Minister, Honourable Bhuti Manamela
Members of the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education, Science and Technology, led by Honourable Chairperson, Mr Philly Mapulane

The purpose of this Ministerial Statement is to inform the house about the state of readiness for our new academic year, the challenges and actions we are taking.

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