Before You Apply …


Do You Qualify?

Only people who meet the following requirements can apply for the programme.

  • South African Citizen
  • 18+ years old
  • Matric Certificate
  • Unemployed
    • (available for full time study)
  • Driven to succeed.
    • The courses require hard work & learners must be prepared to commit and put in the hours


Applications from candidates who do not meet the requirements above will be rejected.


The Programme

The available options for the current recruitment on the 4IR Skills Programme are:

  • Data Engineering
    • Eastern Cape

More information can be found on the About 4IR Skills Programme Page


Application Process

Please ensure that you have read, and understood the application process.

Please ensure that the contact details below are accurate, and the the form is fully completed before submission.


Additional Requirements for Drone Piloting

  • Passion for aviation
  • Medically fit.
  • [Must not be colour blind, must be physically healthy and must be able pass the following tests]
    • Audiogram
    • Industrial Eye Test
    • Lung Function test
    • Urine Test
    • Prolonged consultation into mental & physical health
    • Chest x-ray
    • Past Head Injuries or Surgery could result in further tests
    • Certain chronic medications will preclude candidates.


Additional Requirements for Drone Piloting

  • English Proficiency. (at least level 4 proficiency to be able to obtain the radio qualification)
    • Matric, O or M Level School leaver certificate with a pass in English first language with a minimum symbol of D or its equivalent (for a level 6)
    • Certified copy of a SAQA recognised 2 year tertiary qualification with English either as a subject or English as the language of tuition and examination (for a level 6)
    • Matric, O or M Level, School leaver’s certificate with a pass in English second language with a minimum symbol of C or its equivalent (level 4)
      • then he or she must not suffer from a significant speech impediment or have a heavy accent that would make the spoken English language difficult to understand.

4IR Skills Application Form