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Centre of Entrepreneurship Heralds a platform for Opportunities

05 DECEMBER 2018
 
Centre of Entrepreneurship Heralds a platform for Opportunities
 
Richards Bay, UMfolozi TVET College will on the 6th December launch the Centre of Entrepreneurship located at the Richards Bay IDZ, Techno- Park.
The uMfolozi TVET College, Centre of Entrepreneurship will provide the Youth in the region with facilities, services and networking platform to effect opportunities for collaboration and competitive markets that will have a greater impact on job creation and a multiplying effect on the economy. 
The centre’s concept can be described as a platform which provides opportunities for collaboration and exchange between individuals, academics, public and private sector organisations.
The objective of the Incubation training programmes will be to teach basic and advanced entrepreneurship skills as well as soft skills. Services will include professional workspace for start-up teams, skill trainings in business and marketing; coaching and mentorship, competence assessment and support, access to business networks and support; as well as business development services.
Location
The Centre of Entrepreneurship is located in the Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone (RBIDZ). The RBIDZ is a purpose- built industrial estate that seeks to attract domestic and foreign direct investments for manufacturing of goods and production of services to boost beneficiation, investments, economic growth and the development of skills and employment.
Umfolozi TVET College working in collaboration with the Kreishandwerkerschaft Steinfurt Warendorf, a German based organisation since November 2015 is proud to launch the Centre for the benefit of the community at large; and besides many other achievements this partnership is also responsible for the construction of the Centre of Excellence at the TVET’s Esikhawini Campus that serves as Apprenticeship Training Centre for more than 200 students. 
 
Details of the Launch
Event : Centre of Entrepreneurship Launch.
Place : Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone (RBIDZ) Techno- Park
Date ; 6 December 2018
Time : 10h00 – 14h00
Enquiries
Mr Oliver Petzoldt
Mobile : 081 315 6257