Department of Transport Learnerships Programme

About the Department of Transport Learnerships Programme

Individuals who are passionate about this Department of Transport and who would like to make a career out of it, this could be very suitable for you. Individuals must be in good health and also have a desire to learn more. This could be the right place to start at. The department provides individuals the great learning opportunities. This Learnership program takes place for a period of 12 months. 

Learnerships Available
With the learnerships offered by this Department of Government, they aim to increase the number of skilled workers within the countries workforce. There are many fields that are made available with this Department, however, they may change yearly. Individuals are urged to confirm the field before making their application.

Candidates can consider some of the following fields and more:

  • Road Works
  • Construction
  • Welding
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Public Administration
  • Transport Management
  • Logistic Management
  • Transport Economics
  • Information Technology
  • Supply Chain
  • Project Management
  • Freight Logistics
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Safety Management

Individuals must be younger than 35 in order to apply.?individuals must include a detailed curriculum vitae. They should also make available references that are reachable, along with any information that is applicable to their submission. Include certified copies of all significant certificates, proof of address no older than three months and ID Document.


  • Individuals must be a permanent citizen of South Africa
  • Individuals must be in possession of a valid South African ID document
  • Individuals must  have Grade 12, and have their certificate
  • Individuals must be skilled in English and another language
  • Individuals must not hold a criminal record
  • Individuals must be fit for vigorous activities
  • Individuals must not be declared incompetent in any other Legislation that could be of relevance
  •  Individuals must be prepared to work public holidays, weekend and shifts if required
  • Individuals must have excellent communication skills both verbal & written
  • Individuals must not be involved in any employee dismissal processes

The department will ensure that all individuals who forge the documents face the consequences of their actions. Only selected individuals will be contacted. Successful Individuals may be requested to do some tests verification. Some of the successful individuals may be given a permanent position however this is not guaranteed. 

Learnerships Application
Department of Transport learnerships applications online is not available. Interested candidates may, however, download the Z83 Application form, complete it and submit when learnerships commence . Once this Department has learnerships available, they will be advertised locally and also on their Careers Page of their website. For more information on this Department of Government, interested candidates may visit their Home Page.

Once applications commence, individuals must please follow the instructions provided in the advertisement. Candidates must complete the application in full and sign it before submitting. Candidates must also attach all certified relevant documentation with an up-to-date curriculum vitae.

Please take into account that : Late applications will not be taken into account . Applications missing certified documentation will not be taken into account . Applications not signed by the applicant will not be taken into account .

Only individuals who make the shortlist will be contacted, as a result , if the Department has not contacted you within three months after the closing date, please accept your application as being unsuccessful.

Closing Date

The Closing dates of this Learnership program is not the same every year it always changes. Interested individuals can find more about recent Learnerships if the visit the local department of Transport area. When applying this Learnership Program individuals need to make sure that they submit all the necessary documents before submitting their applications.