Sizanani – 

is the isiZulu word for ‘help one another’. 

Sizanani –

is a Non-Profit Organisation that offers training in sewing and pattern making.

The aim –

is to enable people who are unskilled and unemployed to obtain the required skills for self employment.

Sizanani charges for its training –

it is affordable for students who do not have the financial means to afford tertiary education.

Sizanani wants 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:

FULL TIME STUDENT:    9am to 2pm – weekdays

*   3 month – Basic Course

*   2 year – Advanced Course

PART TIME STUDENT:   9am to 12 noon – Saturdays

*   10 month part time course. 

Attendance for part-time students can be as follows

Saturday mornings

Weekday mornings (helpful for shift workers)

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