Established in 2002, PTS has grown from a relative small provider to a provider focused in the Eradication of Invader Plants Sector.

Since 2005, PTS has trained over 1200 students in the field of Chainsaw, BrushCutter, Herbicide, Health and Safety and First Aid by delivering training on site and fully equipped as per Dept of Labour Standards.

PTS is accredited by FP&M Seta (previously the FIETA - Forestry Industry Education and TrainingAuthority).

Aim

• To develop & enhance the contextual understanding, functional knowledge and practical skills of trainees.
• Empower trainees to execute their tasks in a professional manner.
• Equip learners with market directed skills
• All training must constitute credits towards National Qualifications

Objectives

• Identify and utilize income generating opportunities within the Eradication of Intruder Plants
• Environment by negotiating possible funding for training with the EPWP (Extended Public Works
• Programme, Forestry, Agricultural and Seta’s, or any other private institution thus providing
candidates with the necessary NQF aligned qualifications to secure employment for learners.

Vision

Our vision is to provide and enhance the contextual understanding, functional knowledge and
practical skills of learners in order to prepare them and to provide them with the necessary
competencies to enter industry.

Values

Practical Training Solutions will strive to uphold the following values:
• Credibility
• Flexibility
• Transparency
• Integrity
• Equality