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Skills Development Act Regulations – two sets are currently relevant

Skills Development is full of acronyms and it's a wonderful way to intimidate others.  We all know what the WSP and ATR are - but should we still be using the acronym WSP?Looking at the two sets of Regulations that are currently relevant - and…See More
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An Easter wish from Gift of the Givers

Greetings of Peace Dear Friends Thank you for all your support, warmth and generosity for 2015.  We wish you a pleasant Easter vacation.  Drive carefully, have a blessed, happy and restful period with family and friends and may the Almighty's…See More
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Des Squire replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"Now you have really made my day. come to think of it - not such a bad idea - they may well be better than the past lot. Sylvia for president or alternatively chairperson of the board. "
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Corne Erasmus replied to DuduzileZwane's discussion How much do you invest in your business
"Apt message, Duduzile. This picture certainly does paint a thousand words, and more. "
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Corne Erasmus replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"Bravo Sylvia! Excellent lucid writing. Insightful and definitely liberating. :-)"
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QCTO: Questions and Answers

I have been on several of the QCTO scoping meetings pertaining to the design and development of the new occupational qualifications and there seem to be some confusion as to the process in developing these qualifications and in particular the role…See More
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sylvia hammond replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"Well spotted Siphokazi  "
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sylvia hammond replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"OK now those skills haven't been prioritised because your DJ mastery of the cassette tape has not been recognised by a professional body recognised by SAQA :).     "
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Siphokazi Nyabashe replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"We are all going to give them our full support especially when US 123456 does not have that title at all. Hahaha good joke!"
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Wessel PIETERS replied to sylvia hammond's discussion Surprise Announcement QCTO Board in the group QCTO: Questions and Answers
"Looking at what happens to Eskom it would be better if the UCT Xhosas takes over the Zulu Eskom board.  They excel in moving things and transforming UCT into a Xhosa University.  Maybe they can transform Eskom in an electricity generating…"
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Retha Claasen replied to Barbara Pillay's discussion ELECTRONIC POE'S
"Hi Clare - which SETA are you with that requests PoE's on CD? Regards, Retha "
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    ELECTRONIC POE'S

    Started by Barbara Pillay in Accreditation, training material, assessment. Last reply by Retha Claasen 3 hours ago. 16 Replies

    Can anyone please assist me.We are one of the Seta Training Providers and in the past the POE's were always in the form of a Lever ach file and theses were assessed, moderated internally and externally. However, the SETA recently has requested as…Continue

    HR standards by SABPP

    Started by Khayalethu Ngqeza in Accreditation, training material, assessment. Last reply by Khayalethu Ngqeza 23 hours ago. 2 Replies

    Can someone help me, is it possible that I can access the HR standards that were introduced by SABPP in 2013.Continue

    Parliamentary Committee report - SAQA and QCTO

    Started by Des Squire in Skills, Sector Education & Training Authorities (SETAs), levies & scarce skills yesterday. 0 Replies

    Quality Council for Trades and Occupations & South African Qualifications Authority on their Budget & Annual Performance Plan 2015/16Committee: Higher Education and TrainingChairperson: Ms Y…Continue

    Tags: training, authority, education, sector, SETA

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    RPL for advanced standing - do you know anyone

    Posted by Lucas Malambe on April 1, 2015 at 10:25 0 Comments

    Please note SAQA is in the process of documenting RPL success cases.

    RPL for advanced standing is when a person has been working at a senior level of his organization for many years. As he/she is holding a bachelors degree he/she is not allowed to enrol for a masters degree in Management (or any degree) as it requires an NQF Level 8 qualification (honours degree or postgraduate diploma). Through an RPL process he/she could be assessed in terms of…

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    Happy employees means everyone wins

    Posted by Chantel Harris on March 30, 2015 at 10:59 0 Comments

    It doesn’t take a degree to know that people leave a company because they are unhappy about something. Getting behind the reasons for the discontent takes some digging though. That’s why many companies turn to surveys such as the Deloitte’s Best Company to Work For each year. It gives CEOs and top level managers insight into what their employees are feeling and experiencing.

    If you think investing a lot of time and money into finding out what makes employees happy are…

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    Quantity Surveying - Learnership

    Posted by Herman Bloemhof on March 28, 2015 at 6:50 0 Comments

    Good day.

    Any assistance will really be much appreciated as I am struggling to find if Quantity Surveying is a registered learnership at any SETA.

    Thanks.

    Herman Bloemhof

    Services SETA: Vacancy Personal Assistant in Corporate Services

    Posted by sylvia hammond on March 26, 2015 at 8:00 0 Comments

    SERVICES SETA ADVERT

    The Services Sector Education and Training Authority (SSETA), a statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act, 1998 (Act 97 of 1998), invites applications for the positions hereunder:

     

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    PERSONAL ASSISTANT…

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    How to Build A Successful Mentoring Program

    Posted by Alison Napolitano on March 25, 2015 at 15:25 0 Comments

    Mentoring is an effective way to boost employee retention. According to the Association for Talent Development, 77 percent of companies that implemented mentoring programs reported that they were successful in increasing employee retention. In addition, 35 percent of employees who do not receive regular mentoring after a period of 12 months reported that they were more likely to look for another job. A mentoring program not only can boost employee retention but also help your company prepare…

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    It’s not ME it’s YOU!

    Posted by Cindy Pivacic on March 25, 2015 at 14:30 0 Comments

    Complacency is rife. HIV is still here, believe it or not!

     

    Yes, I can hear your eyes rolling in the back of your head, thinking, not that again!

     

    HIV has not disappeared off the face of the earth, let alone South Africa. Hiding under that wonderful bush of ours or playing ostrich with…

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