The merging of technical colleges in the Eastern Cape has created new opportunities for Port Elizabeth FET College to position itself as a skills provider to the Nelson Mandela Metropole.
In addition, PE College is the sole training provider of certified national courses in Catering in the PE area. The total headcount in 2007 was 12 410, with full-time students reaching more than a quarter of that enrolment.
Among its chief critical skills is Catering and Hospitality, Upholstery, Tailoring, Welding and Electronics, Financial Management, training for the automotive industries, Arts and Design – introducing glass recycling and glassmaking in one of the poorest areas in Port Elizabeth.
For more information, to download application forms or contact the university, visit Port Elizabeth FET College.