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  • Meeting the skills development needs of the health sector

    Meeting the

    skills development needs

    of the health sector



  • Protecting

    young learners

    from unscrupulous training providers

  • Assisting

    persons with disabilities

    gain access to the workplace

  • Driving research

    through post-graduate bursaries


Welcome to the HWSETA A better life for all through people development

Skills development is a national priority for South Africa and meeting the country’s skills needs requires collaboration between numerous public and government entities, educational institutions, training providers, as well as private organisations, no matter how big or small.

South Africa’s economy is divided into functional sectors and each of these sectors is represented by one of 21 Sector Education Training Authorities (SETAs). The Health and Welfare Sector Education and Training Authority (HWSETA) is responsible for the education, training and skills development requirements of the health, social development and veterinary sectors.

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