Forek Institute of Technology is a private technical college that was founded in 2009. The college started its operation at 9 Piet Retief Street in Nelspruit town. The college started by offering Information Technology Courses and we received our first accreditation from MICT SETA. In2012 the college received an accreditation from UMALUSI and Department of Higher Education & Training to offer Nated courses from N1 to N6. As the college is growing since its operation, we have received various accreditations from various SETAS to offer various skills for various sectors.
The college relocated to Kabokweni in 2017 January. The reason for relocation was to expand the scope and to get the big space to build practical classes. The college equipped high standard practical classes for Electrician, Welding & Plumber.
Our primary focus is to offer Occupational Trades Qualifications, Skills Programmes, Trade Test Preparations and Trade Testing. In2017 the college received an accreditation from QCTO (Quality Council for Trades & Occupations) to offer Electrician, Welding and Plumber.
Our college has gained high recognition and trust by rendering training services to various clients such as Government Institution and private companies. We recently rendered the training services to Komati Mine, Barberton Mine, Nkomazi Local Municipality, Mbombela Local Municipality, Mkhondo Local Municipality, Victor Khanye Local Municipality, SAFCOL, Department of Agriculture, Rural Development & Land Administration, Department of Culture Sports & Recreation, Department of Security, Safety & Liaison, and Eskom etc.
The college has a Student’ Support Policy by helping needy students with bursaries and learnerships. We also support our students with Job placements in line with our placement policy. All our policies are available on request.