Lovedale TVET College is a public institution of higher learning located in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. It is one of the oldest technical and vocational education and training (TVET) colleges in the country, with a proud history dating back to 1921.
One of the college's main objectives is to provide quality education and training that is responsive to the needs of industry and society. To achieve this, the college has established strong partnerships with local businesses, government departments, and other stakeholders in the community. These collaborations help to ensure that the college's programmes are relevant, up-to-date, and aligned with industry standards.
Another key objective of Lovedale TVET College is to provide access to education and training for students from diverse backgrounds. The college offers a range of financial aid options, including bursaries, scholarships, and NSFAS funding, to help students who may face financial barriers to accessing education. In addition, the college provides support services such as academic counselling, career guidance, and job placement assistance to help students succeed in their studies and beyond.
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LOVEDALE TVET COLLEGE STUDY PROGRAMMES
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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.