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Leveraging 4IR for VET in South Africa
Background and Objectives
Improving apprentice work integrated learning (work exposure)
Host(s) – Stephen Theron
Participants: 6 including participation by DHET, Integration and Gogro Consultant
Irregular attendance of workplace training by apprentice
No monitoring system to track attendance
Use of QR codes to scan linked to a GPS system to track apprentice attendance
Development of an app to monitor workplace participation and feedback from mentors
Utilising the developed system to also inform mentor training interventions
Possible next Steps:
Research to be conducted on what is currently available on the market providing similar services
Explore prospects for scalability and fitness for purpose
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