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

  • che

Vacancy: Senior Manager CHE

The South African Council on Higher Education (CHE) is an independent statutory body established by the Higher Education Act (Act No. 101 of 1997). As the Quality Council for Higher Education in terms of the [...]

  • upcoming SIG events

HELTASA SIGs upcoming events for 2017

During the ICED: HELTASA conference in November, 2016 the various HELTASA SIGs had productive meetings and workshop. The meetings resulted with the generation of the following exciting events to look forward to in 2017. [...]

  • HELTASA Conference report

Report on ICED/HELTASA Conference 2016

Authored by: Chris Winberg, Vivienne Bozalek, James Garraway, Cecilia Jacobs and Jeff Jawitz Prof Chris Winberg was responsible for the overall convenorship of the 2016 Conference and under her stewardship, the conference sub-committees worked together [...]

ICED President Helen Guerin’s Report

The ICED-HELTASA 2016 Conference, Ethics, Care and Quality in Educational Development, Cape Town, South Africa, was hosted by the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Stellenbosch University, the University of Cape Town and the University of [...]