Lephalale TVET College is a South African public tertiary institution that offers vocational and technical education and training. The college is situated in the town of Lephalale in the Limpopo province and has five campuses in the surrounding areas.
The college was established in 1963 as a technical school, and it became a college in 2003 following the merger of various technical colleges in the province. The institution is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training and is accredited by the Council on Higher Education.
Lephalale TVET College offers a wide range of courses across various fields, including engineering studies, business studies, information technology, hospitality and tourism, and utility studies. These courses are offered at different levels, including National Certificate (Vocational), National N-Diploma, and National Certificate courses.
The college has modern facilities, including well-equipped workshops, computer labs, libraries, and lecture rooms. Students have access to various student support services, including counseling, academic support, and career guidance.
One of the unique aspects of Lephalale TVET College is its focus on industry partnerships and work-integrated learning. The college has partnerships with various industries, including Eskom, Exxaro, and Sasol, among others, to provide students with practical training and exposure to real-world work environments. This approach helps to bridge the gap between theory and practice and better prepare students for the job market.
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.