- SA’s Telkom has launched a series of learnerships designed to plug the gap between the skills in demand and skills available in SA’s ICT industry. According to the company, the learnerships are formal learning programmes that combine theoretical learning and structured workplace experience to prepare employees, and those outside of work, with the skills and knowledge needed to perform in a career which has a clear demand in the economy. The focus of these learnerhips will be on accelerating the development of technical and business skills among women and historically disadvantaged people.

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