Orbit Tvet College courses offered and fees: ORBIT College is one of three public TVET Colleges in the North West Province. The mandate of the public TVET Colleges is to steadily increase the number of students enrolled and trained in priority and critical skills areas, putting TVET Colleges at the centre of skills development and more specifically, the artisan development agenda of South Africa. This relates to equipping the unemployed,(specifically youth who is Not in Education, not in Employment and Training i.e. NEETs) with the requisite skills base to overcome poverty and the economic challenge of unemployment.
The specific focus of public TVET Colleges is to address the skills shortages in SA, by offering relevant and responsive vocational and occupational programmes.
Orbit TVET College Campuses
Orbit TVET College campus in Rustenburg is situated in an urban area surrounded by large mining operations. Unique aspects of the Rustenburg Campus include the Jewellery Design and Manufacture Training Centre next to The Platinum Incubator (TPI) where students are assisted in getting their own jewellery design and trade businesses off the ground. The Rustenburg Campus is the ICT training hub of ORBIT College while also offering programmes in Hairdressing, Beauty Technology and Music.
Orbit TVET College campus in Brits Campus is situated in a semi-urban area, surrounded by the mining sector, businesses and industries and is the only institution in the Madibeng area offering Engineering-related studies in Civil Engineering and Building Construction as well as Electrical Engineering.
Brits Campus was awarded a Centre of Specialisation in Electrical Trade. A variety of relevant artisan development programmes are also offered at the Brits Campus.
List of Courses offered at Orbit TVET College
Vocational Programmes are quality assured by Umalusi and Occupational Programmes are quality assured by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO).
- Engineering and Related Design.
- Mechanical Engineering.
- Civil Engineering.
- Electrical Engineering.
- Public Management.
- Marketing Management.
- Business Management.
- Public Relations Management.
- Human Resources Management
- Education and Development
- Information Technology and Computer Science
- Electrical Infrastructure Construction
- Civil and Building Construction
- Office Administration
- Marketing Courses
- Management Courses
- Finance, Economics and Accounting Courses
Orbit TVET College has a very affordable fee structure for their courses, ranging from R3000 – R30 000 per anum.