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Ascendis Health

Skills Development

Ascendis Health group recognises the importance of education and skills development in South Africa and supports these imperatives through its learnership programme.

In the 2019/2020 financial year, the Group employed 157 learners who were previously unemployed. These learners have since studied towards qualifications in chemical operations (NQF 2 and NQF 3), while earning a monthly stipend.

There are also currently 187 Ascendis Health employees who have been awarded learnerships in the fields of chemical operations, project management, business administration and generic management.