Dept of Transport: National Youth Service Learnerships


Company: Western Cape Department of Transport
Job Title: Learnership
Location: Western Cape, South Afric

Job Description

The department of Transport and Public Works invites South Africans interested in careers in the following construction fields to apply for these exciting training opportunities.


Opportunities are available in the following trades:

  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Bricklaying
  • Health & Safety
  • Roadworks
  • Carpentry
  • Landscaping & Horticulture
  • Bricklaying and Plastering
  • Welding



  • Only unemployed youth between 18 -34 years will be considered
  • Candidates can only apply for a training opportunity in the region where they reside
  • A substance abuse test and medical test will form part of the final sector and appointment process
  • Females, youth with disabilities and youth in conflict with law are encouraged to apply
  • Candidates must indicate the name of the region and for which trade they are applying e.g. Metro Electrical


Trades (Training Program) according to Regions:

Cape Metro

  • Carpentry L3
  • Landscaping & Horticulture L3
  • Plumbing L4
  • Electrical L3
  • Bricklaying and Plastering L3
  • Welding L2


Central Karoo District

  • Plumbing L4
  • Bricklaying L3


Cape Winelands

  • Electrical L2 – Training venue: Worcester
  • Roadworks L3 – Training venue: Ceres


Garden Route

  • Electrical L2 – Training venue: George
  • Plumbing L4 – Training venue: Oudtshoorn/ Mossel Bay
  • Bricklaying L3 – Training venue: Plettenberg/ Knysna



  • Health & Safety L3 – Training venue: Bredasdorp
  • Electrical L3 – Training venue: Caledon


West Coast

  • Bricklaying L3 – Training venue: Saldanha
  • Plumbing L4 – Training venue: Vredenburg
  • Electrical L2 – Training venue: Citrusdal

How to Apply


NB. Candidates must indicate the name of the region and for which trade they are applying e.g. Metro Electrical

Check this Guide for instructions on how to Register and Apply

How to Register and Apply Guide.pdf


Click here for the Western Cape Department of Transport: Learnership Programmes 2021


Technical support for ESSA registration and uploading of CV’s: [email protected]