The Workforce Holdings, a South African labour services company has acquired Chartall Business College for R35 million (US$2.4 million) to expand training services in its business. Chartall Business College was established in 2012 to provide contionuous training and development to large corporates with significant exposure to the financial services sector.
Workforce Holdings Ltd and its group of companies is a provider of employment, training, healthcare, wellness, financial services and lifestyle benefits to individuals and their employers. The company was established in 1972 and is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Altx. The group operates predominantly in South Africa, with an extensive national branch presence that extends to all the provinces in the country. Recent expansion has seen the establishment of a presence in Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana and Mauritius. The Workforce Group employs over 1,100 permanent staff and pays approximately 32,000 temporary contractors weekly.