By | March 4, 2021

Anglo American Learnerships South Africa 2021 – 2022


Anglo American is an international mining company that make use of the newest technologies to seek new resources, build their mines, mine, process, transport and sell their products to global customers.

The company mine and produce coal, copper, nickel, iron ore, manganese, platinum and diamonds.


Anglo American Learnerships are available to students who wish to acquire practical training and qualification to become a:

  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Electrician
  • Fitter
  • Instrumentation Mechanician
  • Plater



  • South African citizen
  • Completed Matric
  • Passed Mathematics and Physical Science in Matric OR completed an N2 Technical qualification with the following subjects:
    • Diesel Mechanic: Diesel Trade Theory, Engineering Drawings, Engineering Science, Mathematics
    • Electrician: Engineering Science, Electrical Theory, Industrial Electronics, Mathematics
    • Fitter: Engineering Drawing, Engineering Science, Fitting & Machining Trade Theory, Mathematics
    • Instrumentation Mechanician: Engineering Science, Industrial Electronics, Instrument Trade Theory, Mathematics
    • Plater: Engineering Science, Platers Theory, Plating & Structural Drawing, Mathematics
  • Good knowledge of Safety Systems, Regulations and Standards
  • Excellent safety record and regard for safety
  • In possession of a K53 provincial drivers license
  • Experience in the Mining Sector (advantageous but not essential)
  • Able to identify faults independently
  • Able to cope under pressure
  • Motivated and ambitious
  • Innovative
  • Willing to work shifts, call outs and on standby if required
  • Able to obtain a certificate of fitness
  • Prepared to undergo psychometric assessments



Apply online via the official Anglo American careers website:
1) Find the latest openings by inserting the word “learnership” in the keyword search box
2) Select the position you would like to apply for and select the “Apply Now” button
3) You will then be required to enter your email address, as well as your personal details, contact information, qualifications, study and employment history
4) You will then be required to upload the following supporting documentation to your online application:

  • South African Identity document (certified copy)
  • Matric certificate (certified copy)
  • Any other relevant certificates/ qualifications/ documents/ licenses (certified copies)
  • Full Curriculum Vitae
  • Kumba Employees: authorized K009 Form

*If you have any queries regarding the application process, please read the frequently asked questions:


Anglo American

See Also: List of Learnerships in South Africa.