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Bi-Annual South African Congress of Career Practitioners 2021

This virtual congress was hosted with wonderful results. Please email info@sacda.org.za to request any recorded segment.…

Bi-Annual South African Congress of Career Practitioners 2021


Careers in Curriculum

The curriculum is being updated to include entrepreneurship and employability in subjects and grades. Dedicated time-slots in subjects and grades is key.…

Careers in Curriculum


National Congress of Career Practitioners

A biennial national congress of career practitioners has been established to collectively celebrate victories and address challenges in the field.…

National Congress of Career Practitioners


Growth through Sector Education

The sectors of the economy are rapidly evolving due to technology. It is important for citizens to keep updated with these changes through a quality sector education programme throughout the skills pipeline.…

Growth through Sector Education


Growth through NanoCPD

It is essential that career practitioners are linked to formal, non-formal and informal opportunities for professional development and quality resources to support their work.…

Growth through NanoCPD


NEWS 2020

Despite the challenges we are facing as a country, there has been significant growth in the field of career development over the past year. We thank our members, partners and stakeholders for making this leap possible.…

NEWS 2020


Quality through Homegrown Interventions

The time has come for people to manage their own careers. It is the responsibility of the career development field to support this process.…

Quality through Homegrown Interventions


Access through a Community Approach

A community approach to career development enables communities to take ownership of developing their own opportunities for decent and meaningful work.…

Access through a Community Approach


Access through Professional Designation

Professional designations are being conferred for career development practitioners. Further designations to allow for articulation are also being consulted.…

Access through Professional Designation


Professional Boundaries in Career Services

Many occupations include components of the careers industry. By working together, these occupations can collectively address the career development services needs of South Africa.…

Professional Boundaries in Career Services


Back to Basics

Career practitioners are needed now more than ever. The careers industry from around the world is coming together to deal with issues through career development services.…

Back to Basics


Employer requirements and employability mindsets

This article explores self-confidence in getting a job, the importance employers attach to the students’ personal growth and intellectual development. It also includes the mindset of students when creating a job.…

Employer requirements and employability mindsets


Indigenous Career Management for Youth and Adults

A major project is underway by merSETA in collaboration UNISA, SACDA and the ETDP SETA to validate indigenous interventions to empower citizens to identify life patterns, design career objectives and manage their career…

Indigenous Career Management for Youth and Adults


Farewell Thandeka Langa

'Come up with interventions on career development that will meet the needs of our country, the needs of our families and of society' - Thandeka Langa…

Farewell Thandeka Langa


National SACDA Congress 2019

Robust conversation was held throughout the Congress. The need for more grounded research in quality assurance was emphasised. Need to consider each transition phase from ECD to Retired Mentor was also made mention of.…

National SACDA Congress 2019


Inaugural Congress for Career Development Practitioners

Members of the media are invited to the inaugural Congress for Career Development Practitioners.…

Inaugural Congress for Career Development Practitioners


SACDA Privacy Policy

The Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPI”) gives effect to the constitutional right to privacy, regulates the manner in which personal information may be processed and protects personal information.…

SACDA Privacy Policy


SACDA NEWS 2018

A progress update inline with our mandate.…

SACDA NEWS 2018


Code of Ethics

Code of Ethics for Career Development Pratitioners…

Code of Ethics