Friday, 06 March 2015
College of Cape Town are very proud to announce Team South Africa who will participate in São Paulo, Brazil in August 2015!
College of Cape Town is very proud to announce that GLENDON GARTHWAITE (Thornton Campus) has been selected to represent South Africa as part of the official WorldSkills South Africa team in the 43rd WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil, in August 2015.
Glendon showcased his Plumbing & Heating skills during the regional competition in 2014, and competed at the inaugural WorldSkills SA National Skills Show at the CTICC in January 2015.
The finalists were announced during the closing ceremony of this event.
Glendon will now face an intensive training and preparation programme in the months running up Team SA flying to Brazil to represent our country.
On behalf of the College Council, management, staff and all students, we wish Glendon only the very best for the training and preparations that lie ahead.
We are very proud of his achievements and know that he will be a great ambassador not only for the college, but for South Africa.
We're very proud to announce Team South Africa who will participate in São Paulo, Brazil in August 2015!
CONGRATULATIONS to each and every one of you!
We wish you all the very best for the training and preparation over the next few months. We know you will make South Africa proud!
WORLDSKILLS TEAM SOUTH AFRICA 2015:- BEAUTY THERAPY: Roeléne Groenewald (ISA Castens Academy)
- CNC TURNING: Duwayne Davids (Northlink TVET College)
- COOKING: Tayla Jean Schou (Fusion Cooking School)
- ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS: Jeandré van der Watt (P&T Technology)
- GRAPHIC DESIGN TECHNOLOGY: Caitlin Michelle Ward (Greenside Design Centre)
- HAIRDRESSING: Mia Crous (Northlink TVET College)
- IT NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION: Charles Junior Souls (Ekurhuleni East TVET College)
- IT SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS FOR BUSINESS: Nevinson Moyo (Ekurhuleni East TVET College)
- MECHATRONICS: Werner Hager (BMW)
- MECHATRONICS: Tlou Tressure Mokgohloa (Tshwane North TVET College)
- MOBILE ROBOTICS: Martin van der Walt (Tshwane University of Technology)
- MOBILE ROBOTICS: Su-Mari Jansen van Vuuren (Tshwane University of Technology)
- PLASTERING & DRY WALLING: Skhumbuzo Nkosiyaphanisi (Saint-Gobain)
- PLUMBING & HEATING: Glendon Garthwaite (College of Cape Town for TVET)
- REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING: Marko Combrinck (OTTC)
- WEB DESIGN: Katlego Koketso Mogedi (Ekurhuleni East TVET College)
- WELDING: Jaco van Deventer (Steinmüller Africa (Pty) Ltd.)