Welcome to CATHSSETA

Skills needs met in each sub-sector to drive economic growth by 2030


The Hospitality sub-sector is made up of a broad category of fields within the service industry.

Tourism & Travel

The Tourism and Travel sub-sector makes a substantial contribution to the South African economy.

Gaming & Lotteries

Gaming and Lotteries is the second-smallest sub-sector within the CATHSSETA scope.


The Conservation sub-sector is the fourth largest in the CATHSSETA scope.

Sport, Recreation & Fitness

Sport as a sub-sector contributes significantly to the economy of South Africa and acts as an attraction agent to destinations.

Arts, Culture & Heritage

The South African Arts, Culture and Heritage sub-sectors are vibrant and dynamic and they are among the largest sectors in South Africa.