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Monday, December 11, 2017 - 09:00 to Friday, December 15, 2017 - 16:00

Basic Concepts Training of Trainers

Join the first training of trainers!

This is an opportunity for anyone who might be interested in becoming a trainer of the programme in their own private capacity or for Basic Concepts Unlimited.

We are extending our reach and starting new projects, and need additional trainers.

Candidates who have a background in the Basic Concepts Programme would be considered more favourably.


Details of training

Proposed Dates: 11-13 + 15 December 2017. (The training will take 3 days + 1 day for the mock-up training sessions.)

Place: Cape Town

Venue: To be decided

Cost: R5,500.00


Register by the 24 November



I have learned new strategies to use across the CAPS curriculum, also new exciting ways to build language. I've become more aware of the language that I use in my classroom.

Metro Central Training: Western Cape Education Department (February, 2016)

I understand how I can assist my learners who need intervention. The BCP will boost the self-esteem and knowledge of weak learners. It definitely helps me to guide my learners, using the correct language applicable to the situation.

Metro South Education District: Training (January, 2013)

It is a method of teaching…to establish the basic foundations or building blocks in order for children to make sense of the environment around them.  

Die Bron Primary School: Visit 1

For me the most effective aspect was the basic teaching model.  When I implemented the model I found that my learners were more focussed when I followed the steps of the model.

Ikwezi: Schools Development Unit, July 2014

I realize that children need to know their basic concepts so that they can develop understanding of the content of the curriculum.

Metro South Education District: Teacher Training, May 2014

I really cannot wait to start- I want all my children to be Grade 1 ready at the end of this year.

Metro South Training, Western Cape Education Department, 2015