Open Hours: Mon - Fri 8.00 am - 4.30 pm

Our Sector

Our Sector

The Public Service Sector Education and Training Authority’s (PSETA)’s scope of coverage includes:

  • National and Provincial Government Departments;
  • Identified Public Entities; and National and Provincial Legislatures.

The focus and emphasis of PSETA is primarily on transversal skills which are dubbed the ‘business of government’ – functions of administration, management, planning, legislation, policy development, etc.

The PSETA sector encompasses an approximate 821 786, mainly made up of employees within the national and provincial government employed under the Public Service Act.

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Woodpecker Building
Hillcrest Office Park177 Dyer Road
177 Dyer Road

Operating Hours:

Mon – Fri: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Public Service Education and Training Authority

The Public Service Education and Training Authority (PSETA) is one of the 21 Sector Education and Training Authorities (SETAs) established in accordance with the Skills Development Act No. 97 of 1998 (SDA). Between the year 2000 and 2009, the PSETA reported to the Department of Labour but has since been transferred to the new Department of Higher Education and Training.