Through partnering with us your company will be able to contribute towards the following elements on the BBBEE scorecard: Enterprise and Supplier Development (ESD), Socio-Economic Development (SED) and Skills Development Training (SD).
GetOn established in
2006, with the vision to grow and sustain efficient and effective skills and
entrepreneurial development programmes that empower youth, enhancing dignity
and encouraging independence. GetOn provides training to youth between the ages
of 18-35 of whom 99% being black South Africans. We play a prominent role in
the retail sector, as we provide high calibre staff that have exceeded in our
training programmes into the economic workforce of South Africa.
July 2017 GetOn welcomed Jean de Villiers to the Centre, a former South African rugby union player and head of Citadel Wealth Management Philanthropy. De Villiers previously played for Western Province in the Currie Cup, the Stormers in Super Rugby, Leicester Tigers in Premiership Rugby and internationally for South Africa, for whom he was named captain in June 2012.
It was great having Judge Jody Kollapen, Guest Speaker, at our 10 Year Celebration Dinner, he is an acting Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa from July 2017 and has served as a Judge of the High Court of South Africa, Gauteng Division, Pretoria, since 2011. He is also the Chairperson of the South African Law Reform Commission. Prior to his appointment as a Judge, Justice Kollapen served as the head of the South African Human Rights Commission.
Ralph Mathekga, motivated GetOn students at one of our graduation ceremonies, He is one of South Africa’s leading political analysts. He taught politics at the University of the Western Cape and worked as a senior policy analyst at the National Treasury. He is often quoted by both local and international media houses and comments regularly on television and radio.
June 2015, Elijah Padi was a guest speaker at our graduation, a qualified Life coach, specializing in teen and youth coaching. Elijah will not only motivate you, but also challenge you to renew your mind.
Mr. Yusuf Abramjee a renowned crime reporter and active citizen, the former head of news and current affairs at Primedia Broadcasting as well as former head of Crime Line. Abramjee also fulfilled his role as a LeadSA executive during his time at Primedia Broadcasting. In 2012 President Jacob Zuma bestowed on him the prestigious Order of the Boabab for his contribution to community development through LeadSA.“I was very inspired and grateful for the work organizations like GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria are doing to help fight youth unemployment - preparing and empowering young people to find jobs or start their own businesses.”
December 2018, GetOn welcomed Christine Largarde the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund to our center. “I was very inspired and grateful for the work organizations like GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria are doing to help fight youth unemployment - preparing and empowering young people to find jobs or start their own businesses.”
Martina Schoen – Volunteered at GetOn, she was one of the Mrs. South Africa Finalist in 2016.