Elsabe Lintvelt - Centre Manager

Elsabe has a passion for people. With her rich experience in the development sector she has realised the different needs of the diverse communities of South Africa. She believes that we all have a responsibility to contribute to the wealth and well-being of others.

Elsabe and her family has been residing in Wellinton for 16 years and she knows the community well. With the loving support of her husband Kolie and son Jaco she now enjoys the new and exciting challenge of being the Centre manager for Wamakersvallei Training Center.


Susna du Toit - Home Management Facilitator

Susna is a teacher whose passion has moved from full time teaching to   community service; in particular Wamakersvallei Training Centre. She sees it as a wonderful opportunity to be a part of the incarnation and upliftment of people. I think I learn even more from them. Susna also joined the Directors team 2 years      ago.

 Estelle Coetsee - Cooking Facilitator

 Estelle is a qualified Home Economist who completed her studies at  Potchefstroom University. She worked at the Dried Fruit Board where she  developed new recipes and worked on a full coloured recipe book. She enjoys  working with both male and female students. Team work is very important and  they have lots of fun together.



Alida Marais  - Facilitator

Alida, well equipped with a BA Hons and HOD in Education, joined us recently to serve the Wamakers students.  With all her experience and subjects like adult development, community psychology and children and family psychology, she delivers a valuable contribution to the community.  According to Alida she feels she makes a difference in the lives of people and the students are an inspiration to her because they equip themselves in difficult conditions with more knowledge.

Emmie Malan – Baby Care Facilitator

After retirement as a nurse, Emmie moved to the Boland. Emmie  is responsible for the Baby Care Course. She finds it a privilege to sow into these young ladies' lives. Her desire is that this course will be a stepping stone to further opportunities for these students.


Sr Joyce Meyer - Frail Care Facilitator

Sister Joyce Meyer was head of the frail care unit at Rusoord for 18 years.  With all these years of experience she is the most suitable person to facilitate the Frail Care Course at Wamakersvallei Training Centre.


Connie Abrahams - Administration Officer

Connie is the Admin officer at the Centre.  She completed a course in Infantcare at Wamakerstraining in 2004. During that time Connie realised the need for student accommodation and consequently started her own business housing students from Wamakersvallei Training Centre.

Shirley Barends - Student and Placement Officer 

Shirley is responsible for the students and their placement in the community. She is a teacher who served with her Preacher husband for 5 years. Wamakers opened a new door and she's been with the centre since June 2007. It gives her great satisfaction to see how student's lives are changed.

Wamakers Training Centre is a registered South African non-profit company:

Our registration number is 2004/033955/08 as an Association incorporated in terms of Section 21 (not having a share capital) in the Companies Act (Act 61 of 1973)                                                           


Account Type / Rekening Tipe : ABSA Cheque account / Tjekrekening
Account Name / Rekeningnaam : Wamakersvallei Opleidingsentrum
Account Number / Rekeningnommer : 405 899 8558
Branch code / Takkode : 334510(Wellington)

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