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Administration, your “one stop service” for all your enquiries!

Our professional staff is always ready to be of service and assist you with all your technical training needs.

  1. How to become an Artisan
  2. Available technical courses
  3. Requirements
  4. How to enroll
  5. Orientation
  6. NSD Training Fees
  7. Quotations
  8. Accreditation
  9. Pre-assessment
  10. Trade test preparation
  11. Trade test
  12. Contact details

HOW TO BECOME AN ARTISAN

Section 13

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:
N2 – 4 subjects
Maths, Science, Trade Theory, another N2 Subject

Or

Grade 12 Maths and Science and N2 Trade Theory + another N2 subject

32 weeks off-the-job-training (training centre)
80 weeks minimum on-the-job-training

Pre-assessment test
Apply for trade test at the relevant Seta
Trade test preparation
Trade test
Credit re-test

Section 28

Qualifications:

At least 5 years appropriate training and experience
Pre-assessment
Apply for Trade test at relevant Seta
Trade test preparation
Trade test
Credit re-test

AVAILABLE TECHNICAL COURSES

Training is available in the following trades:

Mechanical:

Fitter and Turner
Fitter
Turner
Pipefitter
Millwright
Mechanical Engineering P1

Electrical:

Electrician
Electrical Engineering (HC) P1
Instrument Mechanician
Instrumentation P1

Fabrication:

Welder
Boilermaker

Students can enroll for theory, part time.

Our courses are 32 weeks after which a student must do on-the-job-training before trade test can be considered.

REQUIREMENTS

For admission at the Nuclear Skills Development Centre a candidate must have the following qualifications:

Preferably Grade 12 with Mathematics and Science (not maths literacy)

Or

Minimum of N2

TRADE

SUBJECT 1 (compulsory)

SUBJECT 2
(compulsory)
SUBJECT 3 SUBJECT 4
Boilermaking Mathematics Plater trade theory Plater and structural steel drawing Engineering Science
Electrician Mathematics Electricial trade theory Industrial Electronics Engineering Science
Fitter Mathematics Fitter trade theory Engineering Drawings Engineering Science
Turner Mathematics Machining trade theory Engineering Drawings Engineering Science
Welder Mathematics Welder trade theory Plater and structural steel drawing Engineering Science
Rigger Mathematics Riggers trade theory Engineering Drawings Engineering Science
Instrumentation Mathematics Instrumentation trade theory Industrial Electronics Engineering Science
Millwright Mathematics Electrical trade theory Fitting and machining trade theory Engineering Science
Fitter & turner Mathematics Fitting and machining trade theory Engineering Drawings Engineering Science

HOW TO ENROLL

All applications should be accompanied by a cover letter stating for which trade the application is.

  • All applications should be accompanied by a CV and certified copies of id and all qualifications obtained.
  • No money should accompany any application.
  • Applications can be faxed, posted or e-mailed.
  • Application form can be down loaded from link above on this site.

ORIENTATION

All students commencing with training at NSD must go through an orientation program before they can get access to the premises of Necsa.

This program consists of the following:

Orientation Safety
Necsa Induction Safety environment
Safety + exam Safety attitudes
Induction to NSD Report safety matters
Organizational history, mission and vision Safety inspections
Authority structure Safety representatives
Responsibilities Unsafe acts and conditions
Rules and regulations Injuries
Working hours First aid box
Leave and absence First aid officers
Disciplinary procedures Personal protective clothing and equipment
Security Personal hygiene
Facilities Housekeeping & General household rules

 

NSD TRAINING FEES Our training fees per person consist of the following:

Our courses consist of 32 weeks of training.
Short courses are available on request.
Official quotations are available on request.
All clients must complete a “Vendor registration” form in order to generate tax invoices.

QUOTATIONS

Quotations are available from our offices via e-mail, telephonic request, and fax or by post, from:

training.info@necsa.co.za
amelia.vanzyl@necsa.co.za
Tel: +27 (12) 305 - 3727 / 305 – 3328/ 305-3304

or 

Nuclear Skills Development
Area 13
P O Box 582
Pretoria
0001

ACCREDITATIONS

The Nuclear Skills Development Centre is accredited at the following Seta’s:

CHIETA
MERSETA
SERVICES SETA

PRE-ASSESSMENT

Pre-assessment is an evaluation process used to place learners at the appropriate level and to determine the training requirements before a trade test can be done.

Students who wish to do a trade test must first undergo a pre-assessment or screening test before trade test can be done.
Students/companies who wish to know on what level the student is before an application for trade test can be generated.
Companies who wish to determine if a candidate is “work ready”.

TRADE TEST PREPARATION

The duration of trade test preparation depends on the outcome of the pre-assessment.
Trade test preparation is a process to “fill the gaps” before trade test is done.
Trade test preparation is not a “crush course” to prepare students who lack training.
Only applicants who already have a trade test date will be considered for trade test preparation.
Applicants must apply for trade test preparation and book a place.

TRADE TEST

Trade test can be done at the decentralized trade test centre of Necsa (DTTC).
Only students who have applied through a Seta and received a date from the DTTC will be allowed to do trade test at Necsa."
The NSD DTTC is accredited to do trade tests for CHIETA and MERSETA.

Trade tests are available in the following trades:

  • Fitter and Turner
  • Fitter
  • Turner
  • Pipe Fitter
  • Welder
  • Boilermaker
  • Electrician
  • Instrument Mechanician

CONTACT DETAILS

Nuclear Skills Development
Area 13
P O Box 582
Pretoria
0001

Tel no's: +27  (12) 305 3727 / 305 3328 / 305 3304
Fax no:   +27 (12) 305 3546

Contacts: 

Amelia van Zyl
Emelda Yende
Shielah Molapisi

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