As COVID-19 cases increase on a daily basis, lots of companies are shutting down and unemployment is on the rise more especially among youth.
Gauteng Technical manufacturing Initiative (GTMI) has reaffirmed its commitment to job creation and skills development training. We shall work in compliance measures of lockdown regulations to protect our employees and students that will be doing their skills training.
With a pandemic that has dealt a massive blow to the South African economy, with particularly harsh repercussions for young people, GTMI project 2850 has currently recruited 400 learners to do a Critical thinking skills and work readiness learnership for a period of 12.
The learnership will unable young people mostly who are affected by unemployment to gain workplace skills and experience in return for them to be employable and have certain skills required in the workplace. We will equip our learners with relevant skills training to make them work ready.
GTMI remain focused on the path towards empowerment and employment, project 2850 will see more people being recruited to enter different programmes such as customised enterprise and supplier development. We believe that these initiative will be of great importance and benefit to our learners.
Together with our stakeholders will continue empowering our citizens and contribute towards much needed skills and job placements, these is to ensure that more people are employed and our economy grows.