Welcome to the HELTASA website.

The Higher Education Learning and Teaching Association of Southern Africa (HELTASA) is a professional association for educators and other significant role-players in the tertiary sector.

On this website, you can find out more about HELTASA and sign up to become a member as well as read up on our latest news and make use of our resources. Explore our Special Interest Groups and Projects to understand more about the work our members are doing on the ground.

Latest News

CHEC offering short courses to full and part-time lecturers

South Africa's evolving student demographic combined with technological advances and academic pressure drove the trend towards support for the professional development of lecturers. The Cape Higher Education Consortium (CHEC) is offering 4 short courses for [...]

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Call for Abstracts for the 11th Annual Higher Education Conference

Theme: HIGHER EDUCATION TODAY: CRISES, CONTESTATIONS, CONTEMPLATIONS AND FUTURES The Conference will be hosted from 27 to 29 September 2017 at the Elangeni Hotel in Durban, South Africa: Abstracts of around 500 words to be [...]

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Short Courses from CHERTL

CHERTL offers a range of short courses as outlined in the flyer below. In some cases the short courses can be offered as workshops. We are happy to adapt a course or workshop to suit [...]

Environmental Sustainable Action and Community Development Conference

24th - 26th January 2017 Hosted by the Science and Technology Education Cluster, School of Education, University of KwaZulu-Natal Venue: School of Education, University of KwaZulu-Natal (Edgewood campus) Conference Theme: Professional Learning of Science, Mathematics [...]