Short Courses and Skill Development South Africa
Accredited and Non-Accredited

Qualifications, Short Courses, Skills and Learning Programmes

Petra Institute of Development (Pty) Ltd provides the following Accredited and Non-Accredited Qualifications, Short courses, Skills and Learning programmes. All our programmes can be customised to clients needs. We can co-create a solution for you. Accredited Qualifications, Skills and Learning programmes from the ETDP SETA & LGSETA (blended classroom-based or virtual)

Thrive in an ever-changing world

Our courses are flexible and engaging, in that students attend classes on Saturdays over a period of two to three months with the support of subject matter experts.

Management Courses

Learn the things adults wished they knew when they left school. Acquire the skills to achieve your goals and be fulfilled.

Environmental Courses

Allow your career to contribute to the demands of the ever-changing world particularly Global Warming and its effect. Our team will assist in equipping you with skills for the future contributing positively to our planet.

Creative Courses

Gain the basic skills you need to see your creative ideas come to life. These courses will put your creativity to the test, but also unlock other abilities. 

Focused on Skills Development & Capacity Building

Petra Institute of Development

At Petra Institute of Development, we offer a wide range of professional short courses, skills & learning programs that are designed to improve productivity in governments, Non-Governmental Organisations, and the private sector.

PETRA INSTITUTE OF DEVELOPMENT (Pty) Ltd (PID) is an accredited training institute that was established to meet the ongoing needs of the workforce in the current dynamic business environment. Our clients have benefitted immensely from our training interventions.

It has been a wonderful journey with Petra Institute of Development. I have gained more knowledge and information. I highly recommend this institute to anyone who wants to improve their life.

We Offer ETDPSETA, LGSETA, AGRISETA and FP&MSETA CATHSSETA QCTO Accredited Short Courses and Qualifications

Petra Institute of Development

The short courses and qualifications provide prospective students with an opportunity to gain skills and knowledge in the domains of Occupationally Directed Education and Training, Records and Archives, Ealy Childhood Development, Youth Development, Community Development, Management, Project Management, Business Administration,  Bookkeeping/Accounting, Environmental Practices, Electrical Engineering, Sports Administration and various Agriculture Courses.

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    Our Qualifications,  Skills Programs and Short Courses Will Make the Biggest Change in Your Life


    It has been a wonderful journey with Petra Institute of Development. I have gained more knowledge and information. I highly recommend this institute for anyone who wants to improve their lives.


    Enjoyed training with Petra Institute of Development


    This year has been wonderful and has changed my perception about learning. Thank you so much to the facilitator


    This year has been awesome but short. Thank you, Petra Institute of Development.


    I started attending at Petra in 2016 and all the classes were very informative and developing. The quality you get at Petra equips one on all areas of development which is very critical in the ETD sector.


    I can only say WOW, WOW. The qualification that I have through Petra Institute of Development has taken me to new levels.


    Petra Institute of Development offered me an amazing and outstanding service ever. Keep up the standard

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