How To Register as a Work-seeker at the department of labour database
Unemployed people can register as work-seekers at their nearest labour centre. This will enable employers to find them if they are looking for candidates for learnerships.
Registering as work-seeker
Unemployed people should use the following steps to register as work-seekers:
Step 1: Complete the Work-seeker Registration Form
Unemployed people must complete the Work-seeker Registration Form and hand it in at their nearest labour centre.
Step 2: Keep your contact details up to date
Work-seekers must keep in contact with the labour centre and let them know as soon as their details change.
Step 3: Be prepared for interviews
Keep your CV up to date and prepare for interviews.
The Skills Development Act requires all new learners to sign an employment contract with their employer
The Skills Development Act provides procedures for resolving disputes about learnerships (a type of apprenticeship)
The Skills Development Act allows Sector Education and Training Authorities (SETAs) to start learnerships only if certain conditions are met
The Skills Development Levy Act stipulates that employers must register to pay the levy.
Workers should ask and encourage employers to start learnerships.
All employers must fill in and send forms with a copy of the registration certificate of the Registrar of Companies or their ID document to register with the fund.
How to contact the Department of Labour