E3-DBE is inviting proposals for a training service provider to train the Grade 9 EMS teacher/s in 43 schools in 35 Districts nationally (probably about 60 teachers) in preparation for the piloting of the GEC.  The training has to be completed by Wednesday 21 July 2021 and offer a minimum of 20 hours of training time and 2-4 hours of notional time.

Closing date for RFP Monday 7 June 12h00.


  • E3-DBE Playful Project-based learning approach
  • The DBE three-stream model
  • The rationale behind the GEC
  • A practical session unpacking a project written for Term 3 Grade 9 according to the 2021 Annual Teaching Plan.

(Go to www.ecubed-dbe and www.dbe.gov.za for more information on the above)

Applicants are requested to provide the following deliverables (date for deliverables will be discussed once the provider has been approved):

  • A baseline assessment form (provided by E3-DBE)
  • Ideal dates and times (which may need to change)
  • Platform for delivery
  • A manual in pdf form
  • An activity book in pdf form
  • A training programme
  • Registration forms
  • Attendance registers
  • Trainee feedback
  • A feedback report

More information is available by contacting Ria at ria@ecubed-dbe.org / 083  453 9365