Staff Development Academy

A SMART online Learning & Development platform that Empower, Educate and Elevate

'Leaving No One Behind'.

Welcome To Our Staff Development Academy (SDA)

Your Online Oasis of Information, Inspiration, and Innovation to advance our ONE SMART CPUT. The Human Capital: Learning and Development Department in collaboration with various internal departments and partnership with external role-players, offering CPUT employees with exciting learning opportunities.

Learning and development is about much more than attending a training course. In times of rapid change, it’s more important than ever that you have the support you need to keep learning and developing, building your confidence and increasing both your job satisfaction and productivity.

This platform includes information and resources under the following tabs:

-Induction / On-Boarding

-Competencies (work-in-progress)



-Contact us

This year the Staff Development Academy will be offering more than 100 learning programmes. This includes learning programmes emanating from learning needs identified by staff members, core institutional knowledge and skills, and our external partners that we collaborate with (CHEC, HERS-SA, NPA and LinkedIn).


"Start unlocking your potential!"

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Below is an overview of all our partners.