AFROTEQ ACADEMY WINS SAFMA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN FM
The South African Facilities Management Association (SAFMA) has awarded the 2021 SAFMA Award of Excellence in Facilities Management (FM) to Afroteq Academy. This annual award recognises individuals, groups or corporates who contribute to the advancement of Facilities Management within the South African FM industry.
AFROTEQ ACADEMY CONTINUOUS TO GROW FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH
Interest in Afroteq Academy’s recently launched Occupational Certificate in Facilities Management (OCFM) continues to grow and attract learners from a wide range of different industries, ages and career levels. Despite facing challenges such as the COVID-19 lockdown that was announced shortly after the first group of students enrolled at the beginning of last year, Afroteq Academy has successfully enrolled four groups of learners for this course, with the 5th intake being planned for April 2021.
QUALITY COUNCIL GIVES AFROTEQ ACADEMY THE THUMBS UP FOR NEW OCCUPATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN FACILITIES MANAGEMENT (OCFM)
NQF LEVEL 6 (143901)
Cape Town, 4 February 2020. Afroteq Academy, the SETA accredited training division of the AFMS Group, has obtained accreditation by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupation for its new Occupational Certificate in Facilities Management (OCFM). Afroteq was the first training provider to be accredited by the Southern African Facilities Management Association (SAFMA) in 2002, and has since gained a well-earned reputation for being one of the country’s leaders in equipping and empowering the Facility Management industry.
AFROTEQ ACADEMY TAKES SPECIALIST FM COURSES ONLINE
Cape Town, 23 April 2020. Afroteq Academy, the SETA and QCTO accredited training division of Afroteq Advisory, a subsidiary company of AFMS Group, has announced that it has made training courses available online in response to the Covid-19 outbreak.
“We recognised the importance of meeting the needs of our learners and industry professionals by helping them navigate the unprecedented changes to daily routines and personal lives brought on by COVID-19. As with everything else in life, great opportunities are often disguised as unexpected challenges. The extended period of lockdown has created the ideal opportunity for Facilities Management (FM) professionals to further their career paths by studying online, working at their own pace, from the comfort of their home or anywhere in the world – making use of the stable, interactive BraineBox online platform,” says Portia Tsakane Mkhabela, Manager at the Afroteq Academy.