Prepare yourself for a brighter future


Surf is committed to helping young South African job seekers shine brightly in their chosen careers – from your bright wardrobe to the brightness in you. Through our Surf School of Shine website, workshops, roadshows and expos – we’ve taken our courses, practical tools and career tips across the country to inspire the nation. Take a look at what some of South Africa’s youth have to say about what they’ve learnt on our platform.

Courses to Help You Shine

“Surf School of Shine courses are helpful in both my career and personal life. My three favourite courses were How To Be Interview Ready, Career Planning and Shining In The Workplace.”

- Lerato

Building Your Personal Brand

“One of the skills Surf School of Shine taught me was the importance of personal branding. It’s all about respecting the people you work with and taking risks.”

- Malo

How To Prepare For The Workplace

“Surf School of Shine really helped me prepare and familiarise myself with how the workplace works.”

- Yolanda

Get Interview Ready

“When you go to an interview, you must not chew gum. You mustn’t have an attitude. You must always smile. I’d like to thank Surf School of Shine for this great initiative.”

- Tshesipo Mphahlele

How to Write a Great CV

They teach me how to write a CV. The platform is very easy to use. I have a better chance to get a job now. Everyone must come here.”

- Xolani Zwane

How to Bring Out Your Bright in the Workplace

“I’ve had a great experience at the Surf School of Shine. I’m going to tell all my friends and the other youngsters at my location.”

- Thabo Marope

Build Your CV

"I would advise everyone to come and try it all. Learn more about how to do your CV and your interview. Surf School of Shine – thank you so much!"

- Nokubonga Fakude