Expert Projects and Training Solutions (EPTS) specialise in training projects and training in engineering and scarce skills. The expertise of the Training Company exists in years of training in the engineering realm. EPTS Training Academy is a Learning and Development academy with a key focus in AutoCAD,  Management- ICT- and Engineering Training

Vision

      To maximize human potential through applied knowledge, best Practices and an innovative mind-set

Mission

    To be the leading provider in human and organisational development and training solutions .

Values

Spiritually Driven– We strive to be a model organisation, honoring God in our corporate lifestyle, achieving a creditable reputation in the marketplace based on Biblical principles

Integrity – We treat our customers and staff ethically, fairly, and honestly

Creativity – New ideas stimulate discovery and foster innovation

Excellence – We embody the highest level of excellence.

Accountability – We take responsibility for our actions.

Respect – Our learning and working environment embraces and fosters diversity among people and ideas

Founder

Dr Johan Groenewald

Academic Qualification

D. Ed Educational Management – Titled: “Educational Management Demands in the Handling of Conflict with Teaching Staff at Technical Colleges”

Specialisation:

Education and Training

Management of  training and development processes

Project management

Change Management

Stakeholder management

Key Experience – Johan has an excess of thirty (30) years’ experience in education and training, during which time he occupied various positions that allowed him to gain a holistic view of the education system especially related to the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Colleges in South Africa. He has overseen numerous industry projects within the Engineering and Manufacturing sector.

In 2016 he retired as the deputy principal, academic affairs at the Ekurhuleni East TVET college and is currently consulting companies on accreditation, training and project implementation

Selected Recent Relevant Projects:

College first point of contact and management of the following projects:

Umsobomvu   – Training of 240 students on engineering learnerships

GIZ – Dual System artisan project – steering committee

SSACI – Dual System apprentices

NTIP – Toolmaker apprentices – GTI Board Member and steering committee

NFTN – Foundry training – Implementing new foundry trades

Lepharo Business Incubator – Board member and curriculum expert

Merseta apprenticeships – NCV L4 Pilot and legacy trades

FP+M Seta apprenticeships

Chieta apprenticeships

EW Seta Apprenticeships

Pilot on NAMB ARPL Project – Artisan recognition of prior learning

Deputy Chairperson – Gauteng Provincial Artisan Development Steering Committee

Establishment of the Artisan development database – Call Centre Kwa-Thema

Gibela – Implementation of Introduction to Rail training

Union Carriage Works – Pilot ARPL with Indlela