Sponsor someone’s skills training
– and help the person to permanently rise above the cycle of poverty

Sponsor someone’s skills training
– and help the person to permanently rise above the cycle of poverty
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Bergzicht Training

Name of programme Timeframe Cost per person (R) ($) (14/1)  (£) ( 22/1)
Home Management 5 weeks 4,500 320 200
Health and Frail care 13 weeks 10,000 710 450
Educare (ECD) 14 weeks 9,000 640 400
City & Guilds Food Preparation 10 weeks 13,500 960 610

Pinotage Youth Development Academy

Name of programme Timeframe Cost per person (R) ($) (14/1)  (£) ( 22/1)
Career in the wine-, fruit-, tourism- and hospitality industries 12 months (comprehensive training with almost guaranteed work placement) 44,000
(R24,800 training fee and R19,200 student allowance)
3140 2000

Stellemploy

Name of programme Timeframe Cost per person (R) ($) (14/1)  (£) ( 22/1)
City & Guilds Chef-certificate 12 months (intensive training with almost guaranteed work placement) 26,000 1850 1200
Assistant Electrician 4 weeks 14,000 1000 630
Assistant Plumber 4 weeks 7,000 500 315
Panel beating & spray painting 8 weeks 15,000 1100 680
Carpenter 4 weeks 7,000 500 315
Mason and building skills 4 weeks 7,000 500 315

Amicus Trust SA endorses the integrity of the work these three organizations do, the accredited training they offer and their ability to find relevant job opportunities for the new trainees.

All donations are tax deductable.