JC & SM Construction is 100% black, male owned. The company’s founder and owners, Mr Justice Chauke and Mr Surprise Mathebula are qualified in Risk Management according to the Mine Health and Safety Act (MHSA) and Health and Safety respectively.

In addition to their qualifications, Mr Justice Chauke and Mr Surprise Mathebula have trained and thus obtained certificates in Health and Safety, Legal Liability for Supervisors (Level 3), Scaffold Inspector (Level 4), Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (HIRA), Fall Arrest, Scaffold Erector, Working at Heights, Working at Heights/Fall Arrest Program and Fire Fighting. Mr Surprise Mathebula has further trained and obtained certificates in the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), Introduction to Safety Management Training Course (SAMTRAC), SAMTRAC, Incident Investigation and a Diploma in Office Computing.

They have gained knowledge and skill in their field of work from having rendered scaffolding services to Lonmin mine since 2011, under the banner of Sebenza Scaffolding. The directors of JC & SM Construction have – before its inception, provided their services as Supervisor and Safety Officer respectively, for contractor Sebenza Scaffolding at the following Lonmin mining sites: Lonmin BMR (Base Metal Refinery) Smelter, Karee (K3) Concentrator, Karee (K4) Concentrator, Eastern Platinum Limited (EPL) Concentrator, Eastern Platinum Concentrator (EPC), Upper Group 2 (UG2) Concentrator, Western Platinum (WPL) Limited Concentrator, Merensky Concentrator and Rowland Concentrator.