Pre-Vocational Programme is offered to students who do not meet the minimum requirements to study a particular course. One-year foundational course to prepare students for further study at a TVET College. This applies to learners who left school at Grade 9, 10, 11 who did not meet entry criteria for a specific course.
The student`s progress is our main priority as a TVET College. Also, we want to see them achieve the goals they set. This programme aims to show that there is no limit to where you want to reach. The programme improves the poor preparation school leavers have for academic study. Furthermore, it increases the pass rate of college learners since they have a solid background in their chosen field of study.
The Pre- Vocational Programme improves student`s marks
It prepares them for entry into vocational or occupational studies. It is a non-credit qualification based on Foundation English, Foundation Mathematics, Foundation Science, and Foundation Life Skill. However, it is not a repeat programme, but it aims to provide access to TVET Programmes.
Ehlanzeni TVET College aims at providing foundational programmes that will assist students to study courses that will help them reach their full potential. Students would write a placement test to determine which course they will be suitable for.
Students who do this programme have increased confidence and learning. Moreover, they work towards completing their course. In that sense, they are given the opportunity to develop their academic skills. This programme decreases the rate of non-progressing students. They get all the basic knowledge they need to continue with the course they want and suitable to study for.
Pre-Vocational Programme Outcome
More than half of the students complete the PLP and progress to the next level. it is a benefiting one year course as it covers the most basic knowledge needed for a certain course. More than half of the students enrolling fr the Pre-Vocational Programme make it through the next level. Therefore, giving a guarantee that the course has a more positive outcome for students.