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Christopher Milton replied to Des Squire's discussion Has the skills revolution failed our youth?
"A few years ago, I worked as a Training Manager at decentralized Trade Testing Centre in Durban. We were approached by a SETA to mass produce Trade Tested individuals using their funding. We would produce about 60 to 100 Trade Tested individuals…"
6 hours ago

Lynel Farrell replied to Des Squire's discussion Has the skills revolution failed our youth?
"Your questions are so valid and so important. These questions will all be answered differently by the various SETAs, and not one will be similar, this all depends in what industry you are. They have to perform and meet targets, but how they get to…"
9 hours ago
Judah Magaya replied to Mandla Tshabalala's discussion Learning material SAQA ID 123357 FoodBev SETA in the group Training Service Providers
"Hi. I have that material for HACCP study, ready accredited. Please contact me on"
9 hours ago

Lynel Farrell replied to Marianna Bibbey's discussion New Seta Landscape - again? in the group APPETD Association for Private Providers of ETD
"Various changes will happen and many mistakes will be made. There is no clear nor factual information currently on hand or on record to give any indication as to what is going to happen within the various sectors. The word shortly could mean months…"
10 hours ago

Lynel Farrell replied to Maphuthi Sekwaila's discussion Services Seta Skills Programme and Learnership agreement
"I don't see any replies here, did you get assistance regarding the contracts that you are looking for?"
10 hours ago
DuduzileZwane and Paidamoyo Mhosva Xavier are now friends
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Gill Connellan replied to Marianna Bibbey's discussion New Seta Landscape - again? in the group APPETD Association for Private Providers of ETD
"I am aware that BUSA has written to the Minister for clarity and I believe there are discussions happening ornplannend to happen with Nedlac"
11 hours ago

Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) replied to Marianna Bibbey's discussion New Seta Landscape - again? in the group APPETD Association for Private Providers of ETD
"It's all just talk, Marianna, at the mo, as far as I know. But it has been coming for a while I think with so many of the SETAs under judicial management at the moment. There's no point in continuing with dysfunctional SETAs. I just hope…"
12 hours ago
sylvia hammond replied to Marianna Bibbey's discussion New Seta Landscape - again? in the group APPETD Association for Private Providers of ETD
"Hi Marianna, Just to clarify the word "clusters".  SETAs are already in "clusters" for DHET purposes - just similar SETAs. What you are asking about is whether any of the SETAs will be closed down or amalgamated with other…"
12 hours ago

Marianna Bibbey added a discussion to the group APPETD Association for Private Providers of ETD

New Seta Landscape - again?

HI thereDo any of you have more information regarding the statement of Blade Nzimande during his speech 13 May 2015 -Sector Education and Training AuthoritiesWhen the SETAs were established, there was insufficient regulation and each SETA operated…See More
12 hours ago

Marianna Bibbey joined Lynel Farrell's group

Concerned Providers Interest Group - QCTO/SAQA/SETA

We can only stand together, support one another and share information.  We all have concerns, battle with communication, getting answers........... let's assist and drive quality education!See More
13 hours ago

Marianna Bibbey is now friends with KAMOHELO LIBERTY matoba and Victoria Siphiwe Mamvura-Gava
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sylvia hammond replied to Des Squire's discussion Has the skills revolution failed our youth?
"On SETA performance - or under-performance, it is useful to ask who is ultimately responsible for this situation? Minister Nzimande did an excellent job of amending the Skills Development Act to have more control over SETAs.   Within the DHET…"
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    Assessor course

    Started by Paidamoyo Mhosva Xavier in Accreditation, training material, assessment yesterday. 0 Replies

    Good Day Guys Hope this finds you well. May you please advise me on which service provider that offers an online assessor course. I want to do it and register for Services SETA and ETDP. Regards Xavier 0735125023/0746802743

    Licensees wanted

    Started by Dave Muir in Vacancies & Contracts for Work yesterday. 0 Replies

    Competitive Edge Training and consulting are intending to use licensees to present their Assessor and/or Moderator training programs throughout South Africa. The only area not open for licensees is the greater Pretoria/Tshwane area.If you are a…Continue


    Started by Kholofelo Mogane in Vacancies & Contracts for Work on Sunday. 0 Replies

    Hi AllI'm currently looking for a Safety/ Sheq officer posistion in Johannesburg. If you know of any company sourcing right now kindly assist. My Cv is ready for perusal. Inbox meRegardsContinue

    RPL Cape Town

    Started by Kim Morgan in Accreditation, training material, assessment on Saturday. 0 Replies

    Can anyone recommend  someone who does RPL in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town?Continue

    Blog Posts

    Flags and Statues: The Power of Symbols

    Posted by Ian Webster on July 1, 2015 at 13:39 0 Comments

    In the wake of the tragic and shocking massacre of nine worshippers in Charleston, USA, the Governor of South Carolina proposed removing the old Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the legislature. Other Southern states appear to be following suit.

    I don’t know the historic or legal issues involved; mine is…


    The future of cities and security

    Posted by Chantel Harris on June 24, 2015 at 15:06 0 Comments

    The difficult with cities has been both being able to have them run efficiently but also make them safe. That we can populate them with a working populace, yet manage it such that there is…


    The Pope and Climate Change

    Posted by Ian Webster on June 22, 2015 at 12:43 0 Comments

    Originally published on Simply Communicate

    So the Pope has spoken passionately on climate change and drawn the traditional flak from the far right and others who don’t like interference…


    Is online learning the new method of teaching?

    Posted by Wilma de Villiers on June 16, 2015 at 18:39 34 Comments

    The landscape of higher education has changed over the past years and online learning is increasing every year.  Universities have to take into consideration what the masses wants and can online learning address these needs ... it can reach more people than the traditional universities and colleges.

    My first post matric qualification was done full time but thereafter I enrolled and completed two qualifications through UNISA (correspondence).  Technology was in those years…


    Marketing a Consulting Practice 7 July 2015

    Posted by Deon Binneman on June 15, 2015 at 17:43 0 Comments

    Dear Colleagues,

    You are invited to attend my Marketing a Consulting Practice workshop that will take place at the Apollo Hotel, Ferndale (around the corner from Multichoice) on the 7th July.

    This workshop now in its 18th year equips consultants, business development managers and those running professional practices to market their consulting practices elegantly and effectively.

    Featuring information gleaned from 25 years worth of research into what works and doesn't…


    Unleashing Potential in Learners

    Posted by MillieRasekoala on June 13, 2015 at 19:14 4 Comments

    I had the privilege of training learners in the unit standard 'Facilitate Learning Using a Variety of Methodologies'.  This training was facilitated to learners who have been unemployed for more than twelve months, with more than 90% being matriculants.  My main concern at the onset was how I was going to simplify the facilitation process for people who are not practitioners, who do not have much experience in the field of training and development and who may not have the confidence of those…


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