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Silviculture Learnership Opportunity for unemployed matriculants at SAFCOL

Learnership opportunity Silviculture NQF Level 3

SAFCOL invites unemployed youth (18 — 35 years of age) who wish to pursue a career in Forestry to apply for a 8 months learnership program. Successful applicants will participate in a formal and structured one year Learnership Programme (NQF Level 3), which will consist of accredited theoretical and practical training.


Learners will be based at the official SAFCOL training center (Platorand) situated at Sabie, Mpumalanga Province. Learners will receive a monthly stipend for the duration of the Learnership.

Preference will be given to previously disadvantaged individuals, people living with disabilities, black females and youth from communities with which SAFCOL has signed Social Compact.

Upon successful completion of the Learnership, learners will receive a nationally recognised qualification: General Education and Training Certificate Silviculture NQF level 3. Learners will gain knowledge and experience that will improve their chances of getting employment with forestry companies and contractors or will be able to set up their own SMME.


* Must be a South African Citizen

* Must be an unemployed youth between 18 to 35 years’ old

* Must have successfully passed matric (grade 12)

* Must have passion for forestry environment and be able to work outdoors;


Attach the following certified documents copies with your application:

* Matric Certificate/ statement of results/ High school results

* Identity document

* Curriculum Vitae

* Application letter

Applications can be emailed to:

Queries to: Lucia Makofane @ 013 754 2800 / 2700/ 083 677 0809


By submitting your CV to SAFCOL, you hereby give permission to circulate your information to the interview panel members for this vacancy only. Your information will not be used for any other position/purpose and will be disregarded after an offer has been made. If you do not hear from us within a period of 30 days after the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.


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