Eastern Cape Government merSETA Apprenticeships 2024

Eastern Cape Government merSETA Apprenticeships 2024 – For details about eligibility, requirements, available positions, application procedure – how to apply, application form PDF download, interview questions/schedules, etc.

Eastern Cape Government in psrtnership with merSETA invites South African unemployed graduates to apply for 3 years Apprenticeship Programme 2024 (x340 posts).

Apprenticeship Application Closing Date: 23 February 2024

Apprenticeship Location: Eastern Cape

Apprenticeship Details:

  • Number of Positions: 340 apprenticeships available.
  • Duration: 3-year training period.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Age: 18-35 years.
  • Education: Matric or N2 equivalent.
  • Subject Requirements: Minimum 50% for maths in English, maths, science, and trade theory.
  • Citizenship: South African Citizen residing in the Eastern Cape Province.

Available Trades:

  • Auto Electrician
  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Motor Mechanic
  • Panel Beating
  • Millwrights
  • Tractor Mechanic
  • Fitting and Machining
  • Earth Moving Equipment
  • Fitter and Turner
  • Autobody Repairs
  • Refrigeration Maintenance
  • Airconditioning Maintenance
  • Welders
  • Plumbing

Entry Requirements:

  • N2 with relevant trade theory/NCV L4/Technical Matric for Electrical.
  • N3 with relevant trade theory/NCV L4/Technical Matric for other trades.

Application Process:

  • Deadline: 23 February 2024.
  • Submit your CV and supporting documents to: [email protected].


  • Applications not meeting the specified requirements will be automatically disqualified.
  • Due to the high number of anticipated applications, acknowledgment will not be provided in writing.
  • If you haven’t received a response within one month of the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful.

This apprenticeship opportunity is an excellent chance for unemployed youth to receive training and become qualified artisans in the manufacturing industry. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply before the closing date.