Launch of the F’SASEC (French South African Schneider Electric Centre) at Sedibeng TVET College
The F’SASEC (French South African Schneider Electric Education Centre) was launched on Thursday, 6 April 2017 at the Sedibeng TVET College by Schneider Electric in conjunction French Ministry of Education, Higher Education and Research and the Schneider Electric Foundation. The global specialist in energy management and automation has partnered with Sedibeng TVET College, College of Cape Town and Cape Peninsula University of Technology respectively, to launch a French South African Schneider Electric Education Centre (F’SASEC) at each of these institutions.
The primary objective for the establishment is to invest in education of underprivileged and previously disadvantaged youth in the field of energy, positively contributing to the economy and skills development.
The launch of the F’SASEC in Sedibeng TVET College follows on the success of the first F’SASEC which was inaugurated at the Vaal University of Technology almost five years ago, and will be followed by the opening of three new centers at the College of Cape Town, at Cape Peninsula University of Technology and at the University of Johannesburg.