“ A comprehensive term referring to those aspects of the educational process in addition to general education:
The study of technologies and related sciences:
As well as the acquisition of practical skills, attitudes, understanding, knowledge relating to occupations in various sectors of economic and social life “
-a means of preparing for occupational fields and for active participation in the world of work
-An aspect of lifelong learning and a preparation for responsible citizenship
Made up of a number of individual Competency Standards or Units of Competence.
Defines the minimum requirements for satisfactory performance in a specific job role.
Acts as a link between employers, training providers and potential employees.
Helps to identify training needs and the development potential of workers in relation to their performance against recognized standards.
Takes into account all the statutory requirement necessary for operation within an industry.