A 28-year-old woman and her four-year-old son were killed when their shack caught fire on Sunday.
Western Cape authorities are still trying to find the victims’ next of kin following the incident.
Officials said two children were also hurt in one of the fires.
Khayelitsha residents gathered at the OR Tambo Hall to learn more about fire safety in winter.
Two people have died and 200 more were left homeless in seperate shack fires in Cape Town.
Locals have started rebuilding their shacks following last week’s deadly fire.