GetOn in the media

 

Past interaction with media, GetOn had a lengthy article in the Sunday Times-Business Times, several articles in WorkPlace in the The Star, Pretoria News, The Mercury (KZN), The Cape Times and the Diamond Fields Advertiser (Kimberley). On SABC Morning Live, Play Your Part SA on SABC 2, Growing Tomorrow on SABC 2, and the Expresso Show SABC 3, as well as winning a number of awards including the runner up to investing in the future award by Mail and Guardian.

 

A Step On The Ladder To Full Employment - Sunday Times - 04 August 2013

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GetOn Foundation - The Work Place - 28 August 2013

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GetOn Skills Development Centre - Pretoria News - 24 May 2013

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 Pretoria News - 24 August 2013

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 Star - 24 August 2013

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 Sunday World - 18 September 2016

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GetOn Business Incubation Hub

KennethIn June 2016 we started the development of the GetOn third floor into the GetOn Business Incubation Hub and it has started taking shape, with it being almost 80% complete. Thanks to Builders Fan and Take my Hand for making it possible. Looking forward to getting this initiative running.

Once the building is furnished and communication systems installed, which we are still looking for donors to supply, we will start the advertising and screening process with potential tenants and beneficieries.  

GetOn Business Incubation Hub, will benefit 12 businesses, ensuring the business become sustainable and can progress from our centre in a few years and become big players in the industry of operation, turning small businesses (EME) into larger companies (QSE).

Click on the image and watch this video on the progress.

GetOn Skills Development Centre Overview

About Get On VideoThe GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria, was established in 2006 with the aim of instilling fundamental skills within impoverished communities in Pretoria, Gauteng. GetOn aims to alleviate poverty through training programmes that include - Basic Computer Skills, Office Administration, Point-of-Sale, Bake for Profit, Barista Skills, Entrepreneural trining, GetOn Enterprise Development (GED), Life Skills and Basic Business Skills training.

GetOn Skills Development Centre provide training to students between the ages of 18-30 of whom 100% of our students are black South Africans. We play a prominent role in the retail sector in Pretoria, as we provide high calibre staff that have exceeded in our holistic training programmes that integrates Life Skills and Business Skills into all the courses, into the economic workforce of South Africa. We work with corporate and retail partners to ensure all GetOn courses are presented on the required level and that the content is locally relevant to the needs of industry.

Watch the GetOn Skills Development Centre Overview Video to find out more

Play Your Part's Kabelo interviewed Yusuf Abramjee

STICHTINGGETON03009 webThe man behind Lead SA and Crime Line at our GetOn Skills Development Centre in Pretoria West. Yusuf Abramjee started his career in journalism as a freelancer for Talk Radio 702 ahead of the country's first democratic elections in 1994. Crime became his beat and soon after, in 1996, he was appointed the crime editor for Radio 702 and its Cape counterpart, 567.

After he was appointed Primedia Broadcasting's group head of news and talk programming in 2005, Abramjee and a group of others founded the Crime Line Campaign, which was officially launched in June 2007 with him at the helm.

Watch Kabelo interview Mr. Abramjee at GetOn Skills Development Centre about creating a safer and better South Africa, creating awareness and education and ask yourself the question: "What can I do to make somebody smile today?" watch the video

GetOn Graduation - June 2014

STICHTINGGETON03018 webOn Friday 27 June 2014 more than 200 GetOn students received their certificates during an eventful ceremony with performances, singing and great guest speakers like Yusuf Abramjee (the power behind Crime Line and Lead SA, and a vice-president of Crime Stoppers International), one of the GetOn partners and the GetOn Founder.Of these 200 students nearly 70% will be economically active within 3 months of graduating at GetOn.

Watch this video for an impression of our June Graduation Day.

GetOn Sportsweek 2014 - Students

STICHTINGGETON02979 webThe annual sports day for our students and graduates was held this year on Wednesday 25 June 2014. See how our (former) students enjoy a day of fun, games and sports, while testing the boundaries of their endurance. watch the video

 

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