Upcoming activities

DCC 2018 Management Development Programme

27 August 2018

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN

The Durban Chemicals Cluster Management Development Programme (2018/19) starting in August 2018, is now is open for registration. The programme has been developed in association with the Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (CHIETA).

 

SHEQ TOUR OF KANSAI PLASCON

30 August 2018

MANAGING SHEQ AT KANSAI PLASCON’S MOBENI PLANT

The Durban Chemicals Cluster (DCC), through its Operational Excellence programme, aims to promote shared learning in SHEQ best practice and highlight the principles and implementation of effective SHEQ management. The primary means of delivering this is through our quarterly SHEQ best practice study tours. This quarter, the DCC shall visit Kansai Plascon to understanding how SHEQ is managed and capital is optimized at their Mobeni Plant in south Durban.

GREENING YOUR BUSINESS : A CATALYST FOR GROWTH

4 September 2018

GROWING YOUR BUSINESS THROUGH GREEN MANUFACTURING

Join the Durban Chemicals Cluster for a Greening your Business workshop focused on driving future-focussed investment in green manufacturing. In an era of ever stringent compliance, going green has never been more important for chemicals manufacturers.

Free Workplace Readiness Training For Chemicals Manufacturing

1-8 October 2018

The Durban Chemicals Cluster (DCC) is calling all chemistry, engineering, chemical engineering and aligned studies graduates and students to participate in workplace readiness training. This training, supported by the Chemical Industries Education and Training Authority (CHIETA) is specifically designed to ready unemployed, young learners for the challenging environment of chemicals manufacturing and also give students the opportunity to meet and network with potential employers in the sector. The DCC is represented by 45 chemicals manufacturing firms, each of which are potential employers to young graduates and learners who have studied chemical engineering or related courses.

African Chemicals Imbizo

24 – 25 October 2018

The 2018 African Chemicals Imbizo brings the sub-Saharan chemicals industry together to discuss the critical and collective issues it faces, gain insights from speakers and network with colleagues and stakeholders

Graduate Development Programme 2018

17 July 2018 to 04 April 2019.

Accelerating Graduates’ workplace readiness and ability to deliver value to their firm

The DCC’s Graduate Development Programme equips graduates with the necessary skills to tackle the demands of the chemicals manufacturing workplace. With 30 graduates this popular training programme has proved successful at enabling participants’ growth and development. Participants are provided with holistic, chemicals sector specific business skills and equipped to work as competent employees in their functional areas.