Automotive skills centre a beacon of hope for empowering youth, industry

The Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC) is essential to bridging the human resource development challenge in South Africa and the growth of an effective, competitive and sustainable industry, says Deputy President and permanent Human Resource Development Council of South Africa (HRDC) chairperson Cyril Ramaphosa. Speaking at a meeting organised by the (HRDC), on Friday, he noted that an institution like the AIDC was essential to extending the “frontiers of learning” and getting to know what is done in the various manufacturing sectors. “It inspires us . . . showing that the Gauteng government is deeply involved in the training of young people.”