media works

Our story

Optimi Workplace is the leader in skills development and adult training in Southern Africa. Optimi Workplace was the first and only company to provide computer-assisted training to adults in 1996. Today, we continue to spearhead the adult training industry with an established footprint across South Africa.

Optimi Workplace is a division of the Optimi Group. The Optimi Group provides accessible learning solutions that support every step of your learning journey through four divisions: Home, Workplace, Classroom, and College.

Optimi Workplace at a glance

Leading provider in adult education and training for over 25 years

Fully accredited courses ranging from literacy to leadership skills development

Over 500 corporate and government clients

A pass rate of over 80% in nationally recognised independent examinations

What we do

With more than 25 years of experience, Optimi Workplace leads innovatively and educates passionately. We provide accessible learning solutions for corporate and public sector training.

Our commitment to training stems from our passion for our people and our country. We know that just because education is a constitutional right does not mean everyone will have access to it. Our purpose is to bridge the gaps created by our country’s past not only by educating people but also by empowering them.

Our products and services

At Optimi Workplace we have developed a comprehensive range of products that collectively address the needs of adult learners and businesses alike, at a time when these needs are constantly evolving. Our products and services are tailored to add value to any workplace.

Adult Education and Training

The AET answers the basic educational needs of today’s adult learners. Using full colour, technology, interactivity, and the most up to date and relevant content, the course educates adult learners in the fundamental skills of mathematics, literacy, and life skills.

Foundational Learning

The FLC ensures that your workforce has the underlying skills they need to progress successfully in occupational learning programmes.

Effective Leader

The EL is for individuals who are looking to improve their leadership and communication skills. The course was created for individuals who are team heads, supervisors, or in junior management positions.

Amended Senior Certificate

The ASC is South Africa’s most innovative matric programme. The programme helps prepare individuals to write the Department of Education’s Amended Senior Certificate (ASC) examinations.

Our certification

Registered with the Department of Higher Education.

Optimi Workplace is fully accredited by Umalusi to provide the GETC
NQF 1 (accreditation number: 13 AET03 00001 PA).

We have an accreditation with the Services SETA to provide business practice (NQF 1) and generic management (NQF 5).

We have an accreditation with the ETDP SETA to provide assessor, moderator, and facilitator training.

We are registered with the IEB to provide the Foundational Learning Competence (FLC), which is also available online.

Optimi Workplace has a Level 2 B-BBEE rating.

Optimi Workplace offers online and on-site courses
Visit the website at to find your ideal training solution.