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MPUMALANGA PROVINCIAL TREASURY TO LAUNCH A THREE-YEAR LEARNERSHIP PROGRAMME FOR UNEMPLOYED GRADUATES


Monday, 02 July 2018

To: All Media Attention: News Editor / Producers 02 July 2018

The Provincial Treasury will on Friday, 06 July 2018, launch the learnership programme which is aimed at developing skills and training for unemployed graduates in the province.

The department has already selected ten (10) unemployed graduates who will undergo a three - year supervised training at an Accredited Training Centre (ATC) as Trainee Accountants.

They will also be expected to write a Professional Evaluation (PE) to determine the prospective candidate’s ability to integrate academic knowledge with the practical skills required in the workplace.

The graduates are recruited from the field of Bachelor of Commerce degree or equivalent with the core subjects on Financial Accounting, Taxation, Auditing, Corporate and Commercial Law, and Management Accounting.

The programme is a partnership between the National Treasury and the South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) facilitated an initiative to rollout learnership programme to be implemented by Provincial Treasuries.

The programme will entirely be funded by Finance and Accounting Services Sector Education and Training Authority (FASSET).

Arrangements of the launch are as follows
Date : Friday 06 July 2018
Time : 08h30
Venue : Venue​​:​ Mercure Hotel, City of Mbombela

ALL​ ​media​ ​is​ ​invited

For more inquiries, contact Kulani Mavunda on 013 766 4311 / 079 074 2391/ :
kmavunda@mpg.gov.za
Issued by the Mpumalanga Provincial Treasury
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