Northam Platinum Learnerships 2023: Work Experience in 6 Different Fields for Grade 12 Qualification Holders

About Northam Platinum
Northam Platinum is an establishment that specializes in the production of Platinum Group Metals (PGMs). Based in South Africa, the mining company is an independent firm that is responsible for multiple wholly owned mines and recycling operations. These acquired metals and minerals are then utilized by several industries for a variety of uses, such as motor-manufacturing and jewellery.

Northam Platinum is home to the Booysendal Platinum mining operations, which is currently located nearby Limpopo and Mpumlanga Provinces. As the pillar for mining layouts and mechanised mining equipments, Booysendal has proven to be a reputable mining operation that blends strong innovation and technical expertise. At the moment, Booysendal Platinum is under the direct supervision of the JSE-listed Northam Platinum Limited.

About the Northam Platinum Learnerships 2023
Northam Platinum is offering learnership programmes in six (6) different fields for self-motivated students who wish to obtain credible working experience. The Northam Platinum Learnerships is a remarkable learnership that equips you with the foundation of this sector. Throughout the programme, you will be subjected to a structured curriculum that combines both theoretical assessments and practical working sessions held in a real-time company setting. Under the guidance of professional training providers, you will be encouraged to show immense progress as you work your way to a qualification.

The Northam Platinum Learnerships is offered for the following fields and their specific requirements:

  • TMM Millwright (Ref: BDHR36/23)
    • N2 Industrial Electronics
    • N2 Electrical Trade Theory
    • N2 Fitting & Machining Trade Theory
  • Millwright (Ref: BDHR35/23)
    • N2 Industrial Electronics
    • N2 Electrical Trade Theory
    • N2 Fitting & Machining Trade Theory
  • Instrumentation (Ref: BDHR38/23)
    • N2 Industrial Electronics
    • N2 Instrumentation Trade Theory
  • Electrician (Ref: BDHR37/23)
    • N2 Industrial Electronics
    • N2 Electrical Trade Theory
  • Boilermaker (Ref: BDHR39/23)
    • N2 Plater Theory
    • N2 Plater and Structural Steel Drawing
  • Fitting Including Machining (Ref: BDHR40/23)
    • N2 Engineering Drawing
    • N2 Fitting and Machining Trade Theory

If you find this to be a suitable opportunity for you, don’t hesitate to register for the Northam Platinum Learnerships.

Eligibility Criteria
Candidates interested in the Northam Platinum Learnerships must fulfill an eligibility criteria before proceeding with their applications. Each of these items below will determine whether you have what it takes to proceed with this learnership. To guarantee a successful application, candidates are advised to meet all of the following requirements. Failure to do so will cause disadvantageous consequences towards the overall result of your applications. Be sure to jot down these items for personal reference.

The Northam Platinum Learnerships Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
Possesses these qualifications:

1. General Requirements (compulsory for all fields)

  • Grade 12 or equivalent at NQF Level 4
  • N2 Mathematics
  • N2 Engineering Science

2. Specific Requirements (see above)

Application Instructions
Apply via email: [email protected] (Northam Platinum Learnerships 2023).

Candidates are required to provide the following documents:

  • Your most updated Curriculum Vitae
  • A certified copy of your Identity Document
  • Certified copies of all your relevant qualifications.

All of these documents must be included in your application dossier. Incomplete applications will not be considered by the selection committee.

Send in your applications to the email addresses provided above. Don’t forget to quote the Position Title and Reference Number in the subject of your email.

By sending in your applications, you are hereby giving permission to the selection committee to have your personal information utilized for registration purposes.

Applications will be subjected to further evaluation and vetting procedures to verify the validity of candidates. Anyone discovered to be falsifying any aspects of their applications will be disqualified from the registration period.

Candidates must process their applications through the email address provided above. Submissions made through other methods will not be accepted by the selection committee. Be sure to re-check your email applications before sending as well.

Note: the selection process will adhere to the equal employment opportunity employer policies.

Closing Date
Applications for the Northam Platinum Learnerships must be submitted before the closing date on 07 August 2023.

The selection committee has absolute zero tolerance for late applications. Submissions made past the closing date will not be acknowledged during the registration period.

Announcements will only be made to shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear back from the selection committee within three (3) weeks past the closing date, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected for the programme.

Candidates are advised to send in their applications as soon as possible. This will leave you with some time to properly evaluate the contents of your applications. Kindly prepare your applications at your earliest convenience.

Northam Platinum reserves the rights to make an appointment or not during the recruitment process. All decisions made by the selection committee are final.

Reference: Northam Platinum Learnership Programmes


  1. Hi I like to get an opportunity for electrical infrastructure and construction NQF 4 and N3 ,I am determine person towards his work my name is Eric thokozani Mnguni

  2. Am jv mokoena from mpumalanga I like to applly for the position of learner electrical learnership. To advance my working experience special on HT,TRANSFORMER,SUBSTATIONS .THANK call me at presently work working for Northam plate as contractor.

    Thank you

  3. Iam Joze Rooskrantz with qualifications in welding and boiler maker/plater but have no trade certificate can someone please give me and opportunity for a job please. –

  4. I am a hard working unemployed citizen i would like to work for your company. I’m dedicated, time keeping. not a fast learner but I do learn trust me πŸ™‚

  5. Im interested i have n2 ,, heavy current & license code 10 … my number to reach me – im always available,,

  6. I Victor Rankowe from Northern Cape I completed matric and I have my Electrical Engineering N2

  7. Reference should be given to everyone residing in Limpopo not to those residing near the mine only.Think of us who have all the necessary documents but no mines around us, where are we supposed to get learnerships???

  8. I have Matric Maths and Physical Sciences and completed boiler making N2. This is application for employment or learnership opportunity

  9. I would you to appreciate my information because I am really interested in the position of the company

  10. morning sir/Madam I wish to be part of your company and I’m a hard worker and I’m humble person

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