FAQ - CTU Training Solutions

CTU Training Solutions FAQ’s
UPDATED: June 2023

  1. What is CTU Training Solutions?

    CTU Training Solutions: Building Skilled Professionals Since 1987. For over three decades, CTU Training Solutions has been at the forefront of developing skilled professionals
    across a wide range of industries. With faculties spanning IT, Design, Business/Management, Engineering, Humanities, and Green Technology offer full-time and part-time study
    options that lead to nationally recognized qualifications and internationally accredited certifications. Our graduates are well-prepared to excel in the South African job market
    and equipped with the right skills to thrive from entry-level to professional positions.

  2. What programs and courses do you offer?

    CTU Training Solutions offers a wide range of accredited and internationally recognised courses and training programs, including:

    1. IT & Computer Science: Networking, Programming, Web Development, IT Tech Support, and more.
    2. Graphic Design: Branding, Illustration, Web Design, and Animation.
    3. Business Administration: Project Management, Human Resources, Marketing, and Financial Management.
    4. Engineering: Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering.
    5. Green Technology: Environmental, Waste, Energy, Water & Hydro.

    For a complete list of courses and programs, please visit our website at:

    1. Full Qualifications (full-time & part-time): https://ctutraining.ac.za/academic-qualifications/
    2. Short Courses: https://ctutraining.ac.za/part-time-courses/
  3. What are full qualifications at CTU Training Solutions?

    Full qualifications at CTU Training Solutions are comprehensive, industry-recognized programs designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge required to
    excel in their chosen fields. These qualifications include diplomas, higher certificates, and advanced certificates in various disciplines such as IT, Graphic Design, Business
    Administration, and Engineering.

  4. What is the duration of a full qualification program?

    The duration of a full qualification program varies depending on the specific course and level of study. Typically, higher certificates take one year to complete, while diplomas
    and advanced certificates may take two to three years. For exact program duration, please refer to the course page on our website.

  5. Are full qualifications accredited?

    Yes, all full qualifications offered by CTU Training Solutions are accredited by relevant South African authorities, including the Council on Higher Education (CHE), the
    Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET), and the relevant Sector Education and Training Authorities (SETAs).

  6. Can I study part-time for a full qualification?

    CTU Training Solutions offers part-time study options for selected full qualifications. Part-time study allows students to balance their education with work and personal
    commitments while still acquiring the necessary skills and knowledge for their chosen field. To check if a specific qualification has a part-time option, please refer to the
    course page on our website: https://ctutraining.ac.za/academic-qualifications/.

  7. What are the career prospects after completing a full qualification?

    Graduates of CTU Training Solutions’ full qualifications are well-prepared to enter their respective industries with the skills and knowledge needed for success. Our strong
    industry connections and commitment to practical, hands-on training ensure that our graduates are highly sought after by employers. Additionally, our career placement assistance
    helps students find suitable job opportunities in their chosen fields.

  8. How can I apply for a course or program?

    To apply for a full qualification or short course at CTU Training Solutions, follow these simple steps:

    1. Visit our website at https://ctutraining.ac.za.
    2. Browse through our study methods and select the one you’re interested in.
    3. Fill out our FREE online application form and upload the required documents.
    4. Submit your application, and our admissions team will contact you to guide you through the next steps.
  9. Do you offer financial assistance or scholarships?

    CTU Training Solutions offers various financial aid options, including scholarships, bursaries, and loans. Eligibility for financial assistance is determined based on various
    factors, including academic performance, financial need, and availability of funds. To learn more about financial aid options and how to apply, please visit

  10. How do I contact CTU Training Solutions for more information?

    For more information about CTU Training Solutions, our courses, and programs, you can contact us via:

    1. Customer Service: [email protected]
    2. National Call Centre: 0861 100 395
    3. Fill out our FREE online application form and upload the required documents.
    4. Online contact form: https://ctutraining.ac.za/contact-us/
  11. What corporate training solutions does CTU Training Solutions provide?

    Corporate Training Unlimited: Unlocking Your Organization’s Potential. As a division of CTU Training Solutions, Corporate Training Unlimited is committed to helping businesses
    optimize their technologies and address skills shortages through consultative training and development solutions. Our team works closely with clients to identify their unique
    needs and develop customized programs designed to help employees advance their careers and contribute to organizational growth. Explore our wide range of short courses,
    learnerships & bursaries tailored to provide practical, industry-relevant skills that empower your workforce and drive long-term success.

  12. Are your corporate training programs accredited?

    CTU Training Solutions is a registered and accredited institution with various accrediting bodies, including the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET), Umalusi, and
    the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO). Our corporate training programs follow industry standards and best practices to ensure your employees receive high-
    quality, up-to-date education that is recognized and respected in their respective fields. 

  13. How can I get a quote for corporate training?

    To receive a quote for corporate training, please visit our website at https://ctutraining.ac.za/corporate/ and fill out the contact form with your organization’s details and
    training requirements. Alternatively, you can contact our corporate training team directly at [email protected] or our National Call Centre 0861 100 395. Our team will
    work with you to develop a customized training proposal that meets your organization’s needs and budget.

  14. What is a learnership at CTU Training Solutions?

    A learnership is a structured learning program that combines theoretical knowledge and practical skills training, leading to a nationally recognized qualification. At CTU
    Training Solutions, we offer learnerships in various fields, such as IT, Graphic Design, Business Administration, and Engineering. Learnerships are an excellent way to gain
    valuable work experience while earning a qualification.

  15. How do I apply for a learnership at CTU Training Solutions?

    To apply for a learnership at CTU Training Solutions, follow these steps:

    1. Visit our learnership page at https://ctutraining.ac.za/ctu-corporate-solutions/learnerships-skills-development-programmes/.
    2. Browse through the available learnership programs and select the one you’re interested in.
    3. Fill out the online application form.
    4. Submit your application, and our admissions team will contact you to guide you through the next steps.
  16. What are the requirements for a learnership?

    The requirements for a learnership at CTU Training Solutions vary depending on the program you’re interested in. Generally, applicants must be between 18 and 35 years old, have
    a valid South African ID, and have completed their Grade 12 or equivalent. Some learnerships may have additional requirements, such as a specific level of education or prior
    work experience. For detailed information on specific learnership requirements, please visit the learnership page on our website: https://ctutraining.ac.za/ctu-corporate-solutions/learnerships-skills-development-programmes/

  17. What are the requirements for a learnership?

    Our customer service team is available from Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 16:30 pm (South African Standard Time). We are closed on weekends and public holidays.

  18. Can I schedule a campus tour or visit?

    Yes, CTU Training Solutions welcomes prospective students and their families to visit our campuses for guided tours. To schedule a tour, please contact the campus of your choice
    directly, or fill out the campus tour request form available on our website at https://ctutraining.ac.za/open-day-one-2-one/

  19. What if I have a complaint or feedback about my experience with CTU Training Solutions?

    CTU Training Solutions values your feedback and takes all concerns seriously. If you have a complaint or any feedback regarding your experience with us, please email our
    customer service team at [email protected]. We will respond within 48 hours and work towards resolving the issue to your satisfaction.

  20. How can I stay updated on the latest news, events, and course offerings from CTU Training Solutions?

    To stay updated on the latest news, events, and course offerings from CTU Training Solutions, you can:

    1. Subscribe to our newsletter by entering your email address at the bottom of our website: https://ctutraining.ac.za/.
    2. Follow us on social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok, YouTube and Instagram.
    3. Visit our blog at https://ctutraining.ac.za/ for informative articles and industry insights.

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