Flight Attendant

Flight attendants provide routine services and respond to emergencies to ensure the safety and comfort of airline passengers. They also ensure that the flight deck, where the pilot and co-pilot are, remains secure.

Tour Operator

Tour operators organise and accompany groups of holidaymakers on tours to a wide variety of locations.


Camera operators set up, position and operate equipment in studios or on location to photograph or record moving images of people, events and stories.

Optical Dispenser

An optical dispenser, or dispensing optician, works as part of an eye care team alongside optometrists or ophthalmologists (who issue the optical prescription) and optical mechanics (who make the visual aid or optical appliance).

Wine Sommelier

A wine sommelier or wine steward is an expert in wine, beer, spirits, and even the proper after-dinner cigar. Typically, the finest restaurants have at least one wine sommelier.

Dean of Education

The dean of education is a trained professional that has significant authority within a tertiary institution. They are usually selected from senior faculty members within the education department.


Winemakers, or oenologists, plan, supervise and coordinate the production of wine or spirits from selected varieties of grapes.


Randall Abrahams, the reluctant celebrity

Randall Abrahams insists that success should be measured in results, not in tabloid headlines – and advises ‘just getting on with it’ when faced with a daunting challenge.


Study tips: Make or break time

The countdown has begun and the clock is ticking as the ‘biggie’ looms on the horizon. Once you’ve got Matric under your belt, you can saddle up and ride off into your very own sunset.

Alternatives to University

How to be college cool or an appie chappie.So you didn’t get into university. Bummer! But it’s not the end of the world – there are other avenues leading the way to your dream career

Beat the bursary blues

Beat the bursary blues. Somewhere over the funding rainbow…your dream of a degree or a diploma can come true. Bright but broke? Gifted but penniless? Don’t despair – there are funding angels out there to help those who want to study further after matric.

Help me get into varsity!

Confused about your next step on the road that lies ahead? Read on then plan the best route to take you to your chosen destination.