Gap year
19:00 July 1, 2021 to 19:00 July 29, 2022

In-take to be confirmed

The Social Entrepreneurship Institute’s Gap Year programme goal is to help develop and support youth to become leaders in society. Our programme is focused on developing and upskilling youth with competencies that will improve their employability, empower them with skills to become entrepreneurs and support them as they explore career opportunities.

How will we do this?

The Institute offers a national NQF Level 5 qualification in Community Development as well as various value adding learning programmes that will develop young leaders into social change agents for our continent.

Further careers in Coaching, Mediation, Early Childhood Development and Social Development will open up for successful participants.

Career Path and Scope

The learners on completion of the one year programme will be able to explore the following career paths:

Auxiliary Social Worker

Youth Coaches in schools


Early Childhood Development teachers

Social Entrepreneurs

NPO Executives


The institute can accommodate 20 learners per year and have one intake session in July each year.