Upcoming activities

Industry 4.0 Innovations and Applications in the Chemicals Sector

19 June 2019.

The future of chemicals is increasingly automated, connected and data-driven. What do these interventions look like in the South African context? What skills sets are required if the South African chemicals sector is to follow this global trend and remain competitive and relevant? Join us on 19 June to explore the impact of Industry 4.0 on the Chemicals Sector.

DCC Graduate Development Programme 2019

Starts 10 July  2019.

The DCC’s Graduate Development Programme equips graduates with the necessary skills to tackle the demands of the chemicals manufacturing workplace. With over 40 graduates in 2018/19, 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.

Business Accelerator Programme

Enterprise and supplier development is central to the long-term economic growth of South Africa. At a micro level, a trained supplier can give a firm a competitive advantage over its competitors. Collaborative supplier development can lead to greater economies of scale for the industry.

What is the DCC Business Accelerator?

The DCC understands the importance of channeling funds to high potential small black businesses in order to improve the competitiveness of the chemicals industry and as such has launched a Business Accelerator Programme. The Business Accelerator Programme achieves the cluster mandate to aid in driving sustainable and value-adding transformation initiatives that both assist members and promotes the growth and development of Black-owned enterprises in the local chemicals value chain.