About Us - Universal Colleges Outcome (UCO)
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About Us

What/Who is UCO?

More than fourteen years ago, a few individuals with a passion for education and good service delivery got together to unite their expertise and dreams. Universal College Outcomes SA was the product of these individual’s efforts to establish a private FET College that would be accessible for everyone, regardless of their financial or educational backgrounds.


Universal College Outcomes SA is an Early Childhood Development training provider with more than 4000 registered learners and a leading role player in the private education sector in South Africa.


Our colleges are equipped with the latest technological equipment to closely simulate the working environment. Our premises comply with all major health and safety requirements to ensure learners will be safe, enabling them to concentrate on their studies.


Registered Name

Universal College Outcomes SA, (Pty) Ltd.  The acronym is UCO

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Values & Legal Status

Universal College Outcomes SA strives meet the following values:

  • We are from Africa.
  • We value education as a vocation.
  • We nurture and develop people.
  • We change lives.
  • We build future employers, leaders and good citizens.
  • We protect the interest of our learners.
  • We do not discriminate against any person regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, religious conviction, political association or any of the grounds listed under section 9 of The Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996.
  • We operate according to ethical business principles.
  • We are fair in our assessment of people and their progress.


Legal Status:

Universal College Outcomes SA (Pty) Ltd is a registered company in the education field with Reg. No:  2000/028805/07 according to the Company Act, Act 61 of 1973.

Career opportunities at Universal College Outcomes SA


Mr. Kenne Gous

Managing Director Financial Administration Marketing

Mrs. Louise du Plessis

Administration Work and Skills Development Division

Dr. Jos Viljoen

Academic and Operational Support Human Resources Development

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Mission & Vision

Universal College Outcomes SA is committed to:
  • The principles of Outcomes Based Education (OBE) as stated in the  National Qualifications Framework.
  • Providing a quality assurance process that will ensure the highest standard    of education, training and practical skills.
  • Successful deployment of learners in the workplace.
  • A process of lifelong learning.
Achievement of the mission entails commitment to the following objectives:
  • Ensure that learners are trained to the level of being able to perform tasks independently, with confidence and have the ability to apply theory to practice.
  • To expose learners to programme content of the highest quality suitable for the Further Education and Training NQF level 4 qualifications.
  • To ensure that skills obtained are relevant to the needs of the job market, thus enabling the learners to be placed in a marketable position for employment.
Immediate priorities for realisation of stated objectives:
  • To ensure that all colleges are well-equipped, safe, well-resourced and clean, so as to build a sense of pride on the part of management, staff, learners and stakeholders.
  • To contribute to continuous training of staff in the field of technology, management and facilitation.
  • Continuous research in course development and technology.
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Universal College Outcomes SA strives towards leadership in Vocational Training and the Further Education and Training (FET) process in South Africa, by making accredited, marketable and affordable business and computer skills training of a high quality accessible to the South African nation.

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