Amended B-BBEE codes
Absorption refers to the number of black people absorbed by the company at the end of the Learnership and Internship Programmes as stipulated in the BEE Codes gazetted 31 May 2019 and implemented in Dec 2019. Absorption is worth 5 bonus points on the Skills Development Scorecard.
Skills Development Elements Scorecard Reflecting Amendments
|Category||Skills Development element||Weighting points||Compliance target||Amended weighting points||Amended Compliance target|
|2.1.3||Number of black people absorbed by the Measured and Industry Entity at the end of the Learnership programme.||5||100%||5||100%|
How Can Skills College Help You?
Creating job opportunities to absorb unemployed learners permanently can be challenging.
Skills College has developed a 2-year programme to achieve a maximum of 5 points. The unemployed learners undergo theoretical and practical training in the first year.
Skills College Absorption Service
In the second year Skills College places and manages these learners in Industry Co-operatives for permanent employment and absorption.