Sk Khoza

South African YouTuber Musa Khawula has come under fire from the public after he shared screenshots of a conversation with Gogo Maweni, which disclosed actor SK Khoza’s HIV status. Gogo Maweni, who has a child with the controversial actor, had previously been involved in legal battles with Khoza over child maintenance.

In the leaked conversation, Gogo Maweni revealed that Khoza had tested positive for HIV while preparing for an upcoming role, explaining that this was the reason he was currently at home. However, Maweni expressed her disappointment in Musa Khawula for making their private WhatsApp conversation public. She argued that disclosing Khoza’s HIV status was not Khawula’s place and emphasized that he was still the father of her child.

South African Airways (SAA) Technical Training: Apprenticeship 2023 | APPLY WITH GRADE 12

South African Airways (SAA) Technical Training is seeking applications for the Apprenticeship and On-The-Job Training program for the year 2023. SAA recognizes the need for highly skilled technicians and has established apprentice training programs for nine trade disciplines.

Facilitation and Coaching by Qualified Senior Aviation Instructors

To ensure the highest standards are met, SAAT training employs qualified Senior Aviation Instructors who specialize in their respective fields. These instructors facilitate and coach apprentices, guiding them to achieve total mastery of technical skills.

Accredited Training Facility at OR Tambo International Airport

Apprentices will receive training at SAAT, a renowned accredited training facility located at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. This facility is highly respected throughout Africa, holding accreditations from NAMB/QCTO, TETA, and SACAA as an approved Trade Test Facility.

EASA / SACAA Approved Aircraft Type Training

The SAA Technical Maintenance Training department is responsible for ensuring that all training on aircraft, engines, systems, and components adheres to current aviation regulations and technical standards. The curriculum for this program is approved by EASA and SACAA. Experienced Senior Aviation Instructors deliver theory, practical, and simulator training to ensure apprentices achieve mastery of aircraft systems.

World-Class Training Facilities and Instructors

At SAAT, apprentices will learn from highly qualified instructors in state-of-the-art facilities. Our process-driven approach, developed over time in the Aviation sector, allows us to provide the highest quality and cost-effective training solutions across various training segments, including eLearning and instructor-led classroom learning solutions.

Available Trades

Apprenticeship opportunities are available in the following trade disciplines:

  1. Aircraft Mechanic
  2. Aircraft Structures Worker
  3. Aircraft Radiotrician
  4. Aircraft Electrician
  5. Aircraft Instrument Mechanic
  6. Aircraft Composites Worker
  7. Aircraft Trimmer
  8. Aircraft Spray-Painter
  9. Aircraft Welder


To be eligible for the Apprenticeship and On-The-Job Training program, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Grade 12 (minimum 50%): English, Pure Mathematics, and Physical Science

Aircraft and Engine Types

Apprentices will receive training on various aircraft and engine types, including:

  • Airbus A330
  • Airbus A319, A320, and A321 Series
  • Airbus A340 Series
  • Boeing 777 – 200/300 Series
  • Boeing 737 NG – 6/7/8/900 Series
  • Boeing 737 – 200
  • Boeing 737 – 3/4/500 Series
  • Boeing 767 Series
  • Boeing 747 – Classic and 400 Series
  • Harvard T6 Series


  • RR RB211 Series
  • IAE V2500 Series
  • CFM56 Series
  • GE CF6 Series
  • P & W 4000 Series
  • P & W JT9D Series
  • P & W 1340 Series

Regulatory Training

Apprentices will also receive training in the following regulatory areas:

  • Human Factors
  • Electrical General
  • Instrument General
  • Airframe General
  • Radio and Radar General
  • Gas Turbine General
  • CAT’s & CAR’s
  • Compass Swing
  • Aircraft Recovery
  • Mobile Elevator Work Platform
  • Lifting Equipment
  • SMS (Safety Management System)
  • EWIS (Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems)
  • Fuel Tank Safety
  • Airside Regulations
  • AVOP (Aerodrome Vehicle Operator Permit)



The Apprenticeship and On-The-Job Training program at SAA Technical Training offers a unique opportunity to become a highly skilled technician. With expert guidance from qualified instructors and access to world-class facilities, apprentices will gain the necessary skills to excel in the aviation industry.

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