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.
Cutting Edge Skills for Quality Public Services
Leading in the development of skilled and competent human capital in the Public Service Sector through:
Effective coordination of skills development interventions based on occupationally-directed qualifications;
Focusing on learning programmes; and
Promoting learner placement and absorption.
Developing and Growing People
Lead and coordinate building of a capable and skilled Public Service workforce