The Tygerberg Heritage Festival held its annual Tygerberg Award Event as part of their 7th Tygerberg Heritage Festival on Wednesday evening, 6 November 2019. The event was to recognise, celebrate and honour local businesses, organisations, institutions and citizens who contribute positively to the Tygerberg area.
Northlink College was nominated for Best Tertiary Institution 2019 for its academic accolade as the best performing college in the National Certificate Vocational (NCV) programme. We were nominated alongside the University of the Western Cape (UWC) and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT). Needless to say, Northlink walked away as winners for our outstanding 93.3% pass rate achieved by our Parow Campus in the November 2018 examinations.
We were the winner of the special award namely the Innovation Award, which recognises: outstanding innovation in product or service development which achieves a positive impact in the community, contributing to the betterment of society. This award was to recognise our sterling efforts in customising a One of a kind Race Car.