Sizanani (pronounced ‘see-za-na-knee’) is the Zulu word for ‘help one another’. Sizanani is an organisation that offers sewing training programmes to enable people who are unskilled and unemployed to obtain the required skills for self employment. Sizanani has been able to help students who do not have the financial means to afford tertiary education as well as helping some students who find learning in a formal environment difficult. It is Sizanani’s aim to equip students with a skill that will enable them to provide for their family whether it is making clothing for their own use or making articles that can be sold to bring in an income for the family.Sizanani offers the following courses:

Sizanani offers the following courses:

Full time:
3 month short courses
1 year certificate course
2 year diploma course

Part time:
Saturday mornings
Weekday mornings

The growth of personal dignity, self esteem and spiritual well-being is also encouraged.