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Steve Short replied to Lynel Farrell's discussion SAQA to the Rescue!!!!! in the group Concerned Providers Interest Group - QCTO/SAQA/SETA
"I must be slow Lynel.  Still standing by to find out what you meant by "For your ease of reference!""
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Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"I am getting queries about how to register as a QDF. The answer is "I don't know". I suggest that the enquirers look up the list of currently registered QDFs and contact one of them "
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Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"All quals including what are known as legacy qualifications that are still being offered will be reregistered. Where there has been no uptake of quals then the aim is to deregister them which makes sense."
4 hours ago
sylvia hammond posted a discussion

How are SETAs administering discretionary grants

Noone can say that skills development doesn't contribute to lifelong learning - I learn every day.Recently it came to my attention that there may be a legal difference in the obligations on DHET between the legislation in the form of Acts, which are…See More
5 hours ago
Rudy Maritz posted a discussion

Invitation to all SHEQ training providers

We want to hear from training providers who wants to promote their events on our member website.The following fields are acceptable:Health & SafetyQuality ManagementEnvironmental ManagementEnterprise Risk ManagementCorporate Social…See More
5 hours ago
sylvia hammond replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"That's called a great relief - we have enough to focus on already :) "
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Johann Coetzee replied to Ashwell Glasson's discussion Minister Nzimande's view on South Africa adding value through internships & learnerships
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Renee' McGibbon replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Thank you for keeping us in the loop Jacqui. What is the status with current "whole" / non-unit standard based qualifications. Are these being phased out or will they also be re-registered until 2017. I have inquired via the DHET and was…"
7 hours ago
Graeme Lategan replied to Peter Kemp's discussion SASSETA Accreditation in the group Accreditation Processes
"Hi Peter I have sent an email to you for possible collaboration. With regard to your question - It has been the case that Psira approval is required which will cost about 6000 before you can actually train security staff - It was a requirement of…"
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Graeme Lategan replied to Lindani Mbayisa's discussion Training Provider Accredittion in the group Accreditation Processes
"hI lINDANI  please check out my website and you may call me on 0721724488 www.3dms.co.za Graeme"
11 hours ago
Herman Bloemhof replied to Ashwell Glasson's discussion Minister Nzimande's view on South Africa adding value through internships & learnerships
"Ashwell, I believe it is more the other way around. SETA's first establish how many mandatory grants will be paid (WSP submissions and approvals) as they then know more or less what their budget might be for PIVOTAL and other funding proposals?"
11 hours ago
Celeste Maxime Lackay replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Thank you Jacqui I would appreciate your input on the structuring of qualifications and the associated expectations. If you follow this link (file:///C:/Users/Lackay%20Home/Desktop/celeste/732202000%20-%20Curriculum%20Document%20(Taxi%20Driver).pdf)…"
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    How are SETAs administering discretionary grants?

    Started by sylvia hammond in Skills, Sector Education & Training Authorities (SETAs), levies & scarce skills 5 hours ago. 0 Replies

    Noone can say that skills development doesn't contribute to lifelong learning - I learn every day.Recently it came to my attention that there may be a legal difference in the obligations on DHET between the legislation in the form of Acts, which are…Continue

    Tags: grants, mandatory, discretionary, basic, adult

    Invitation to all SHEQ training providers

    Started by Rudy Maritz in Education, ECD, Post-school Education & Training 6 hours ago. 0 Replies

    We want to hear from training providers who wants to promote their events on our member website.The following fields are acceptable:Health & SafetyQuality ManagementEnvironmental ManagementEnterprise Risk ManagementCorporate Social…Continue

    QCTO developments

    Started by Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) in Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO). Last reply by Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) 4 hours ago. 30 Replies

    As promised, herewith feedback from the QCTO meeting on Monday 26 January 2015.It is important first of all to understand the process of how new or existing qualifications should be designed or developed.1. Qualifications need to be based on…Continue

    Legal Consequences: Last Will and Testament - what is your recommendation?

    Started by Lynel Farrell in General - topics not covered by categories. Last reply by Lynel Farrell 14 hours ago. 1 Reply

    To the experts, please tell me:What is the legal consequences when signing for a Will (Certificate of Repudiation - Rejecting the Inheritance)?What is the legal consequences when signing the Certificate of Adiation (Acceptance of the Will)?Please…Continue

    Tags: Estates, of, Administration, Executorships, Master

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    Aliens don’t negotiate. Build respect in your negotiating teams.

    Posted by Brian V Moore on January 29, 2015 at 10:30 0 Comments

    Building respect and relationships, within negotiating teams will change the outcomes of wage negotiations.

    Picture an All Black playing against the Springboks. They are traditional rivals. As he walks onto the field, he has no thought of negotiation in mind. His focus is to win at any cost. The Bok players feel exactly the same.

    His team start with an impressive Haka. (In South Africa…

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    How to lose your SETA Accreditation – or not

    Posted by Jeanine Topping on January 29, 2015 at 9:45 0 Comments

    Any SETA will take action against training providers who do not adhere to the accreditation agreement and conditions they have with a training provider when they are awarded their accreditation.  Some training providers are not aware that certain conduct by them will result in criminal transgressions. 



    Some of these may be:

    • Learners assessed against unit standards which the accredited training provider, assessor or moderator    have not been accredited or…

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    Napping and Productivity

    Posted by sharon snell on January 27, 2015 at 9:09 6 Comments

    This a very interesting article on the benefits of napping from Productivity SA Newsletter for January

    Napping and Productivity

    A general consensus has emerged over the years that people nap not to recover from last night's party, but more often than not to make up for early-morning commutes, long work hours, and too many responsibilities at home. After a little nap, they feel more alert and do a better job. In fact, some American…

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    Quality Assurer: Funeral Services Specialisation

    Posted by Emma Ka Mbele on January 23, 2015 at 17:00 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:



    Job Title Quality Assurer: Funeral Services Specialisation



    Total Cost to Company R315 794 – R564 281 per annum



    Job Grade Grade C Upper



    Division/Department Quality Management Division



    Geographic Location…

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    Quality Assurer: Beauty Services Specialisation

    Posted by Emma Ka Mbele on January 23, 2015 at 17:00 0 Comments

      SERVICES SETA VACANCY

    The Services Sector Education and Training Authority (SSETA), a statutory body established in terms of the Skills Development Act, 1998 (Act 97 of 1998),…

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    ASDSA Launch and Awards conference 18 February 2015

    Posted by Jeanine Topping on January 21, 2015 at 9:19 0 Comments

    ASDSA Launch and Awards conference…

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