Student Support - Job Placement


ORBIT FET College supports the development of final year students and graduates through a structured programme called Experential Training and Job Placement.

The purpose of the programme is to support the graduates who need to gain the necessary work experience required in the job market.

Who qualifies to be on the programme?

Experiential Training - students who have completed their theoretical training up to N6 Level and only require practical training in order to obtain their National N Diploma. Requirements of hours needed to obtain National N Diploma are as follows:
• One and half years for Business Studies/Semester Programmes (2000 working hours)
• Two years for Engineering Studies/Trimester Programmes (2670 working hours)

Graduates - Students who have completed their NC(V) Level 4 and need to get work experience. All students must have graduated from ORBIT FET College.

ORBIT FET College has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with the following Business, Industry, Government, SETAs and Community partners:
Business and Industry
• Ford SA
• Four Tops Engineering
• Seda Platinum Incubator
• Magalies Water
• Impala Platinum Mines
• Laundrie Engineering and Mining
• Immelman Electrical
• JS Lourens Building
• Sun City
• Maseve Mining Investment

• Placement of students
• Placement of students
• Incubator Business Support
• Interships
• Training of lecturers
• Training of lecturers
• Training of lecturers
• Training of lecturers
• Placement of students
• Training of students

Universities/Universities of Technology/ FET Colleges
• University of South Africa (UNISA)
• Furniture World Private FET College
• Elijah Barayi Memorial Training Centre

• Music Examinations
• Collaboration i.t.o Furniture Making
• Skills Development

Government Department
• North West Education Department
• Department of Rural Development
• Department of Economic Development
• ECD Training
• Community Housebuilding Training
• Skills Development

Local Communities, NGOs and municipalities
• Rustenburg Local Municipality
• Bojanala Platinum District Municipality
• Kgetleng Local Municipality
• Bakwena ba Mogopa
• JET Education Services
• Office of the Sherriff of the Magistrate Court


• Use of facilities and student placement
• Placement of students
• Placement of students
• Training of students
• Training of students in Community Housebuilding
• Placement of students 

Sector Education and Training Authorities (SETAs)
• Transport SETA (TETA)
• Finance and Accounting SETA (FASSET)
• Services SETA


• Internship programme
• Brand Ambassadorship

• Internship programme

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Last revised 26 February 2014