Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe officiates Blue Flag Training Programme graduation, 11 Apr

Eastern Cape learners to graduate from the Blue Flag Training Programme

Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe will officiate a graduation ceremony to honour learners from the Eastern Cape Province who successfully completed Tourism’s Blue Flag Training Programme.

Implemented in partnership with Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA), the Blue Flag Training Programme capacitates unemployed youth as Beach Stewards who provide assistance in maintaining high standards of safety, environmental management, water quality and environmental education at Blue Flag sites.

Thirty one (31) Eastern Cape learners will receive NQF level 5 certificates in Environmental Education Training and Development Practices, accredited by the Education, Training and Development Practices Sector Education and Training Authority (ETDP-SETA).

Source: Government of South Africa