Welcome to the
Ergo Business
Development Academy

The academy is a facility that has been launched by Ergo
Mining (Pty) Ltd to address the critical shortage of skills in the
country, create jobs, empower people and uplift the quality of
life of all South Africans.

Adult Education & Training

Adult Education & Training

The four levels of AET is equivalent to Grades R – 9

Computer Courses

Computer Courses

  • PC Fundamentals
  • Introduction, Intermediate & Advanced for Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Intermediate & Advanced for Microsoft Access


  • Trade Tests
  • Learnerships
  • Operator Training & Licensing
  • Short Courses
  • Skills Programmes
Health and Safety

Health, Safety &

  • Maintenance Planning & Scheduling
  • Fire Fighting
  • First Aid
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Health & Safety Representative
Metallurgy and Mineral Processing

Metallurgy & Minerals

  • Crushing and screening
  • Ore reception
  • Thickening of a slurry
  • Handling chemicals
  • Milling of material
  • Gold absorption – activated carbon
N Courses

Further Learning Courses

Recognised by the trade and
commerce industry, N-courses
are integral to young
South Africans wishing to
transition successfully from
school to the workplace.
Portable Skills

Portable Skills Training

  • Construction Skills
  • Motor Mechanics Short Courses
Soft Skills

Soft Skills

  • Supervisory and Management
  • Leadership
  • Employee Relations
  • Safety, Health & Environment
  • Generic Management
  • Various Leadership programmes

Fully accredited by:


We are fully accredited with the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO), as well as with all of the major SETA’s as both a skills development provider and decentralised trade test centre.

We are SABS ISO9001:2015 certified.

Our trainer to learners ratio will never exceed 1:12 although we still break our groups of learners down into smaller groups for closer attention.

We currently have an 80% first time pass rate for our trade tests. This compares to the national average of 48% completion rates with a national first time pass rate of less than 40%.

One of our Client Liaison Officers will meet with you and your learners once a month (while at the Academy and once back on site) to discuss their training and identify any concerns.

We guarantee a better training rate for. We will match or better any written quotation.

We have a Critical Standards Charter that has been signed by every employee and contractor.

Client Satisfaction Surveys are sent out quarterly to ensure that we are continuously meeting our client’s expectations.

We provide accommodation for companies that are based outside of the Johannesburg area.

Partnered for growth:

Contact Us

7th Road, off 17th Road

011-742-1045 or 011-742-1051

Application for Learnerships

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