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Hannes Nel replied to Hannes Nel's discussion Please don't kill occupational qualifications in the group Training Service Providers
"Karen, The plight of the unemployed is of great concern to me. The second issue that needs careful consideration is the complicated system. Complicated seldom works. Although most certainly not the ideal system, I feel that we can at least follow…"
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karen deller replied to Hannes Nel's discussion Please don't kill occupational qualifications in the group Training Service Providers
"HI Hannes, I am not pro the QCTO curriculum model at all as I also feel it has been poorly constructed for 'white collar' job categories (it is, of course, pretty similar to the old artisan training model when people spent three months at…"
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Hannes Nel commented on Moegsien Harris's blog post Economic transformation will change South Africa in the formidable free nation that it must aspire to become.
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Charlene Peens replied to Hannes Nel's discussion Please don't kill occupational qualifications in the group Training Service Providers
"Very good discussion Hannes and all very relevant.  The whole QCTO idea was a very good on but as with everything else in South Africa - poorly executed!  I look forward to hearing comments on your post :) "
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Hello dear members of the groupIt is probably a very long shot but I was wondering if there are any assessors here who can assess UK QCF qualifications (CACHE Early Year Educator QCF)?Thank you.DarigaSee More
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    Accredited OHS for Managers Facilitators.

    Started by Deepak Ramnath in Accreditation, training material, assessment 5 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Greetings EveryoneI am looking for facilitators that are accredited for the OHS act. You are required to train senior managers on a two day intense programme.Kindly inbox me your details and valid accreditation details.RegardsDeepak RamnathContinue

    Tags: Development, Training, Facilitators

    Some food for thought

    Started by Des Squire in Diversity, Culture, Ethics, Values, Morals, Equality, Race, Ethnicity 5 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Ettie Hillesum, a Jewish woman who died in Ausschwitz in 1943 wrote this diary entry a year before her death."Ultimately we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it towards…Continue

    Intela Learnership in Polokwane and Gauteng

    Started by Craig Jeffrey in Education, ECD, Post-school Education & Training on Friday. 0 Replies

    Knowledge is the key to success! Exciting new training initiative in Gauteng and Limpopo!Interested in becoming a qualified professional tax practitioner? Working in a financial environment? Having an accounting qualification?Apply for a FASSET…Continue

    Failure is an option!

    Started by Pierre Wepener in Accreditation, training material, assessment on Thursday. 0 Replies

    I would like to start this article by a question that we will answer and debate later.  “Imagine that you have been given the privilege of having a third eye added to your body. You can have this eye added to anywhere on your body that you choose.…Continue

    Tags: Technology, The, Truth, Competitiveness, Economics

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    Economic transformation will change South Africa in the formidable free nation that it must aspire to become.

    Posted by Moegsien Harris on August 30, 2015 at 11:42 2 Comments

    Now that I really have the attention of those who really believe that hanging on the culture-based sectarianism is the answer to the nation's survival must admit that Employment Equity (EE), Black Economic Empowerment (BEE), Affirmative Action (AA) and Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BB-BEE) legislation have been central in the decline in our national economic position, as well as the decline in our quality of life, UBUNTU, security, business and entrepreneurial…


    Economics - The way to effect real change & transformation.

    Posted by Moegsien Harris on August 28, 2015 at 23:07 0 Comments

    My conscience has been challenging my Heart for over 20 years into our democracy and repeatedly tell me that Affirmative Action (AA), Employment Equity (EE), Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) and Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BB-BEE) are are the latest "buzz" words for job reservation, Pluralism, segregation and Apartheid. It smacks as much like racism and oppression to me.

    Can anyone justify that this system portrays a "free and fair" country that is sacred to its national…


    Beyond Leadership - A Programme that will incite good attitude, accept responsibility and meaningful change in attitude.

    Posted by Moegsien Harris on August 27, 2015 at 15:36 1 Comment

    Beyond Leadership.

    Leadership is about you and no-one else ...........

    Leadership has no partner and it is all about your attitude ..........

    Attitude can change ourselves in how we see others demonstrating their determination for real growth & development ..........

    We need to change our attitude towards ourselves and towards the betterment of people ..........

    Beyond Leadership will effectively develop people towards responsibility and efficiency…



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    SAQA update on qualifications registered on 30 July 2015

    Posted by sylvia hammond on August 26, 2015 at 10:30 0 Comments

    For members who have not yet subscribed to the SAQA update - this is a copy of the latest information - please see below on how to access information on latest additions to qualifications registered:

    LATEST ADDITIONS - 24 August 2015…


    Services SETA announcement: Re-registered Qualifications and Unit Standards

    Posted by sylvia hammond on August 25, 2015 at 12:30 2 Comments

    The following letter has been received from the Services SETA:

    "18 August 2015

    Dear Skills Development Providers

    Re- Registration of Services SETA Qualifications and Unit Standards

    This letter serves to inform Services SETA skills development providers that registered qualifications and unit standards which fall within the scope of Services SETA have been re- registered by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Qualifications and…


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