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Mining Surveying , Mining Law , GIS Concepts Aligned Material Wanted

Team,Happy Spring !!! Urgently looking for aligned material on Mining Surveying , Mining Law , GIS Concepts & Good Governance (in Mining).Send quotations etc. to : michaelncube027@gmail.comYours in training,Mike See More
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Tracey Norton (Berry) added a discussion to the group Training Service Providers
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Association for Skills Development in SA (ASDSA) KZN Mini Conference: 12 September 2014

ASDSA (KZN) is hosting a breakfast mini conference on Friday 12th September at the Tropicana Hotel in Durban: Theme: Talking TrainingTopics & Speakers:Stress-Free Provider Accreditation - Jeanine ToppingBest Practice in Learning Material…See More
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DuduzileZwane added a discussion to the group Training Service Providers
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HWSETA LEARNING MATERIAL AVAILABLE

Dear Skills Universe FamilyYellow media Publishers is currently promoting HWSETA learning materialOur current promotion ends on 30 September, be sure not to miss out on this one!On offer:48804 -National Certificate: Occupational Safety, Hygiene and…See More
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Hannes Nel replied to Carla Van Veenendaal's discussion Costly requirement - to what end? in the group Accreditation Processes
"Your are right that the current QA process is flawed. In a way we are to blame - all of us know private providers who offer courses with facilitators who are not qualified or even motivated to do a proper job. Even so, I fully agree that the process…"
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Accreditation Processes

This group holds discussions related to accreditation processes with the ETQA's.See More
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Bernard Botha replied to Carla Van Veenendaal's discussion Costly requirement - to what end? in the group Accreditation Processes
"Carla, I have been meddling in the accreditation process for quite some time and I can fully understand your frustration.  It is absolutely pointless to try and argue with the system, the stock answer is "rules are rules and thus shall be…"
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Freelance Facilitators

A group for Qualified and Experienced facilitators who are available for freelance work. Register your contact details and province in order to be contacted by providers who might have a need.See More
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Derek Hendrikz replied to Janelle Gravett's discussion Do we need an Association for Training and Development Practitioners? in the group Freelance Facilitators
"Hi Sylvia. Yes I do believe we need another body. ETD (education, training and development) in the same box would be like clustering advocates, magistrates, judges, prosecutors and lawyers under the same association. In fact the aforesaid…"
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Derek Hendrikz replied to Janelle Gravett's discussion Do we need an Association for Training and Development Practitioners? in the group Freelance Facilitators
"Professional Training is a 135 billion USD industry... I think this deserves its own individual box? www.saptaonline.org - the right place for professional trainers"
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Derek Hendrikz replied to Janelle Gravett's discussion Do we need an Association for Training and Development Practitioners? in the group Freelance Facilitators
"Hi Janelle, Our site www.saptaonline.org is now live. You can find application form under the 'Customer Centre' tab... Join the movement! "
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Labour Minister now eyeing garden and landscaping services

Do you have a landscaping service?  Many services consist of a driver in a bakkie (who remains in the bakkie) and a few men who tackle the law with a mower and clip the undergrowth in a stylised or hedged manner.  But who trains the people providing…See More
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    Stakeholder Reputation Risk is the most dangerous and volatile type of reputation risk

    Started by Deon Binneman in Accreditation, training material, assessment 21 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Stakeholder Reputation Risk is the most dangerous and volatile type of reputation risk. Stakeholder Reputation Risk is the risk that emerges when the reasonable expectations of stakeholders are not met. Thus, these questions needs to be addressed in…Continue

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    Employment Equity Amendments 2014 - what impact will they have?

    Started by Des Squire in Employment Equity on Thursday. 0 Replies

    Employment Equity Amendments 2014Recent changes to the Employment Equity act will have an impact on many employers in some way or other. The main changes seem to indicate that discrimination against women is the main target particularly when it…Continue

    On-line courses

    Started by Richard Leeming in Vacancies & Contracts for Work on Thursday. 0 Replies

    We are looking to bring our range of accredited courses on-line and are looking to employ the following,On-line Course Development HeadJunior Graphic Designer and Web DeveloperMarketing and Communications CoordinatorAll candidates must have…Continue

    CALL CENTER AGENT/RESEARCHER

    Started by Nicole van Eeden in Vacancies & Contracts for Work Aug 26. 0 Replies

    Our Rivonia based client is looking for a dedicated call center researcher, who has work experience in the call center field.The incumbent will be responsible for targeted cold-calling, learning about a variety of different industries and making…Continue

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    Community Development Initiatives International (CDII) seeks your support

    Posted by Don Leffler on August 31, 2014 at 20:48 0 Comments

    Community Development Initiatives International (CDII) 

    CDII operates as a non profit company and is committed to supporting communities and encouraging sustainable livelihoods.…

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    Moonwalk for Community Friendship and Support

    Posted by Don Leffler on August 31, 2014 at 20:30 0 Comments

    September is International Muscular Dystrophy Awareness month
    CDII's We MiND Foundation and MDFSA will be participating in the Despatch 3G Community Moon Walk on Saturday, 6th September 2014 from 08h00 at the Despatch Railway Station.
    Come join us for the Moonwalk 2,5 and 5km walk!! …
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    SA GRADUATES CONFIDENT ABOUT ENTERING THE WORKPLACE - PPS

    Posted by sharon snell on August 25, 2014 at 22:07 0 Comments

    SA GRADUATES CONFIDENT ABOUT ENTERING THE WORKPLACE – SURVEY

    21 August 2014:

    Results from the first ever PPS Student Confidence Index (SCI) have revealed that South African students are optimistic about entering the workforce on completing their studies. The PPS survey, conducted with approximately 170 students, revealed a 79% confidence level…

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    RHODES CYCLES FOR A CAUSE: RHODES HEALTH SUITE (GYM) CYCLATHON 2014

    Posted by Don Leffler on August 23, 2014 at 17:00 0 Comments

    Grahamstown: RHODES Health Suite (Gym) holds a Cyclathon each year to support a special cause. This year the Indoor Cycling team at Rhodes supported sufferers of muscle diseases such as motor neuron disease, muscle distrophy, muscle sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and others.…

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    Teacher Development gets support

    Posted by Don Leffler on August 23, 2014 at 16:48 0 Comments

    Teacher Development gets support

     

    NAPTOSA, the second largest Teacher Union, has put its weight behind SACE’s Teacher Development strategy.

     

    Government’s strategy to introduce a formal professional development programme for Teachers was implemented early this year. At last weeks KZN Naptosa Congress some 400 participants gave support for the teacher development system developed by…

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    Masculine- themed job adverts signal to women that they do not belong in that workplace

    Posted by sharon snell on August 22, 2014 at 0:45 0 Comments

     

    Employers may unknowingly be discouraging female job seekers from applying for jobs merely by the way their job adverts are worded. Masculine-themed words (such as competitive, dominate, and leader) present in job adverts can dissuade women from applying because they cue that women do not belong. These masculine themed job adverts often have a discriminatory effect, even though they do not have a discriminatory intent. This is…

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