Skills Fund supports O&M

The National Skills Fund (NSF) is funding the training of twenty blind and partially sighted persons in Limpopo and Free State provinces.

Gilbert Mangwekea, O&M Practitioner will train between seven and eleven blind persons in Mohlaletsi Disable Centre, Limpopo Province from 3 September until 30 November 2018 whilst Nombuso Sibisi, O&M Practitioner will do a similar training in Bloemfontein, Free State.


The O&M training will include:

  • Sighted guide techniques
  • Pre cane skills
  • Indoor cane skills
  • White cane training
  • Skills of daily living e.g. kitchen, cleaning and cooking skills; personal grooming, identification of clothing; and communication skills using the telephone/cellphone, identifying money.


More information:

Johnson Mdluli 081 017 0896

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