Taletso FET College is the result of a merger between Lehurutshe College of Education, Mafikeng College and Lichtenburg College. The three campuses are situated in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality of the North West Province and are 80km from each other.
Vision and Mission
The vision of Taletso FET College is to be a dynamic institution committed to growing skilled people for a better future.
The mission of Taletso FET College is to strive to create an institution of excellence that provides high-quality, demand-led programmes to support skills development in South Africa.
Institution of Excellence
Taletso FET College is transforming into an institution of excellence. It is already the institution of choice for young people in the North West Province. The college offers opportunities of for lifelong learning for out-of-school youth, adults and people with disabilities. It has two fully equipped Reading Excellence laboratories and Internet access in its resource centres.
Taletso FET College is the gold-award winner of the North West MEC's Best-Performing Project Award 2007 for its Modimola Agricultural Project.
FET is an abbreviation for Further Education and Training.
Further Education and Training courses are vocational or occupational by nature meaning that the student receives education and training with a view towards a specific range of jobs or employment possibilities. Under certain conditions, some students may qualify for admission to a University of Technology to continue their studies at a higher level in the same field of study as they were studying at the FET College.