Gauteng Colleges

Looking for Gauteng Colleges? Skills Academy operates from anywhere in South Africa

Looking into getting an education in Gauteng? Gauteng has so many colleges that you can pick and choose from, it always makes it an impossible choice! Here are some Gauteng Colleges you should consider enrolling into

What are Your Options?

Gauteng has over 8 public colleges and 223 registered private colleges. These colleges are registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training, which means you don’t have to worry about their credibility. For a list of registered colleges in Gauteng have a look here

When making your decision of where to study you must consider all your options. As technology has developed and more people have access to these resources learning has also changed drastically. Before, education could only happen in a classroom or lecture room. Now, learning can take place from anywhere in the world. Let’s have a look at the difference between distance learning and the more traditional route of education. 

Distance Learning 

Distance learning, also known as home study, is learning that takes place from the comfort of your own home. Distance learning colleges have gained popularity as many students are seeing the perks of this method of learning. With this type of education you are able to apply what you are learning in real life situations. While you study and upgrade your skills, you can still work and solidify yourself in the professional environment. Are distance learning and online learning the same thing? They are very similar, however some online colleges still sometimes expect students to come into class for a set period of time. With distance learning everything can be done from the comfort of your own home. Distance learning colleges are usually cheaper than location bound institutions and you will also find yourself saving money on travelling fees. 

Location Bound Colleges

This the conventional way of learning. If you attend a college that is location bound your learning will take place on campus and you will be expected to finish assignments at home. You will be attending classes everyday and sometimes smaller tutorial groups as well. Location bound colleges are very similar to the school set-up.Attending a location bound college is great for students who are social and need face-to-face interaction with lecturers and other students. In this way you will get to experience that classic college experience and meet tons of new people. 

Which option is the best for you? You decide. Distance learning is a great alternative for students who need to work while studying and want to schedule their studies around their time. Some students need to be in class to learn, but other students are able to succeed academically while studying from home. 

Gauteng Colleges

Why you Should Choose Skills Academy

Skills Academy is a recognised distance learning college and we offer an array of courses. From accredited courses to certificate courses and short courses – there are so many options you can choose from! We really want everyone to be able to complete their studies – that is why for our provider programs there are no specific requirements. Anyone can enrol, regardless of age or current qualification. Current times have really shown us the importance of caring institutions and colleges that are able to adapt to home learning. Skills Academy has been in the distance learning game for so long that we have had enough time to perfect it and create an experience that will ensure your success. Here are some of our great perks:

  • Improve Your CV: Obtaining a qualification from us will make your CV more credible. You will definitely get that call back for an interview!
  • Variety of Courses to Choose From: We offer so many courses you won’t know how to make up your mind. Our courses range from ICB courses, Educare, Project Management and even Photography. 
  • Become Work Ready: All our courses have Introduction to Business English as a subject and we ensure that the skills you learn will be applicable to the work environment. 
  • Online Support: With Together we Pass we have an online platform where you can engage with lecturers and students about the coursework. Your distance learning experience does not have to be a lonely one.

Skills Academy really wants to see our students succeed. You can study with us from anywhere in South Africa, including Gauteng. Choose us as your Gauteng College. 

Study From Anywhere in the Country. Contact us Today!

Contact us today and one of our friendly consultants will be happy to assist. Take the next step into your future. 

  • Complete our online registration form
  • Call us on our toll-free number at 0800 39 0027
  • Message us on Whatsapp at 082 318 8892
Last Updated: November 2, 2020

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