CATHSSETA invites all stakeholders, including levy-paying employers, non-levy-paying employers, labour organisations, training providers, SMMEs, NGOs, CBOs and Institutions of higher learning to an information-sharing session. The purpose of the workshops will be to provide stakeholders with relevant information that will assist during the application period for the window that opened on 21 November 2022.

The workshops will be divided into 2 sessions, covering the following:

SESSION 1 – Discretionary Grant overview:

  • CATHSSETA overview
  • Discretionary Grant application process and guidelines
  • The supporting documents related to the funding

SESSION 2 – CATHSSETA Integrated Management system (CIMS) training

  • SDF registration demonstration
  • Discretionary Grant application submission demonstration
  • Dates for the workshops are as follows:

    Province City Dates The due date for workshop registration
    Gauteng Midrand 10-Jan-23 15 December 2022
    Eastern Cape Mthatha 11-Jan-23 15 December 2022
    Mpumalanga Nelspruit 13-Jan-23 15 December 2022
    Eastern Cape East London 13-Jan-23 15 December 2022
    Limpopo Polokwane 16-Jan-23 06 January 2023
    Kwa-Zulu Natal Durban
    Richards Bay
    06 January 2023
    Northern Cape Kuruman 18-Jan-23 06 January 2023
    Nort West Rustenburg 20-Jan-22 06 January 2023
    Northern Cape Kimberley 20-Jan-22 06 January 2023
    Free State Bloemfontein 24-Jan-22 13 January 2023
    Western Cape Cape Town
    13 January 2023

    To secure your space virtually or in person, please complete the Delegation Registration Form and email it to the following CATHSSETA email address, Please note that there is limited space available for physical attendance.

To have access to the DG presentation, please click here to download

To access the CIMS system please click here CIMS

For more information about the DG applications, click here 2023/24 CATHSSETA DISCRETIONARY GRANT APPLICATIONS


The Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport, Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) hereby invites applications from stakeholders and legal entities who fall within its scope to apply for the 2023/24 CATHSSETA Discretionary Grants Applications.