We are based in Kempton Park

Courses must be booked at least 3 weeks in advance

Welcome to Artisans & Skills Training Centre

We are a practical training centre focusing primarily on employable skills training and development in the following expertise:

Boilermaking, Rigging, Pipe Fitting, Welding, Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry, Bricklaying, Painting / Decorating, CNC Programming, Aircon & Refrigeration, Sheet Metal Work, Fitting, Glazing, French Polishing, Tiling.

We equip students with essentials using a workshop environment over a period of 15 days or less. This ensures that students are able and competent to start working immediately following the course.

We ensure that our students will become company assets as our workshops provides the necessary basic training whilst students are productive from day one.

Admission Requirements

No formal experience is needed. The course caters for the following:

  • School leavers that want to specialise in one of these trades
  • Skills improvement for individuals already working in these trades.
  • People wanting to complete their trade test
  • People wanting to change careers
  • Courses should be booked at least 1 week in advance.  As soon as payment reflects students will receive a student number and a starting date for their course.

Job Opportunities

Individuals with Boilermaking, Welding, Rigging, Electrical, Plumbing & CNC Programming skills are very sought after in a number of Industries, and with a formal qualification individuals can choose from numerous occupations.

For example:

Welder: Maintenance, construction & structural
Boilermaker: Maintenance, fabrication, development, construction & structural
Pipe Fitter: Maintenance, fabrication, development & construction


After successfully completing the course, students receive a certificate, enabling them to work in the trade for 4 years, thereafter they are able to  apply for their Trade Test at Olifantsfontein (INDLELA). We also update CV’s on request, and send student’s details to 70+ Employment Agencies to assist with job placements.


Fee’s available on request at reception. * Based in Kempton Park * Students are to supply own food and bedding.

Contact Details

Email: queries@eastc.co.za

Phone: 011 394 1488 or
011 970 3082/3/5
Cell: 082 605 1134

43B Maxwell Street
Kempton Park 1619


ASDA Academy          


Ekurhuleni Artisans And Skills Training Centre Group 

Contact: Cathlene de Witt
Tell: 0113942751
Fax: 0113948687
Email: Cathlene@asdapty.co.za 

Skills are in high demand in the South African economy, creating opportunities for companies that offer training and education services.

Enter the  recently –launched ASDA Academy franchise, which operates under the umbrella of the Ekurhuleni Artisans And Skills Training Centre Group(EASTC).

Launched in 2006 as just a tiny start-up with one welding machine and a big vision to train and up-skill young South Africans to become qualified artisans.

The network now offers franchisees a business opportunity to run their own training colleges, using the award winning training methods and curriculum employed by EASTC.