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Thabisile Zikalala replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Thanks Jacqueline for sharing.  It is greatly appreciated"
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Des Squire replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"As usual you are a star. By the way I have applied to register as the AQP fro pole dancing???"
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Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Dear Catherine It's only a rumour."
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Michelle Snyman replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Dr Jacqueline - Thanks very much for this explanation; much needed and much appreciated."
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Catherine Martin replied to William Chaka's discussion Learning Material Urgently Required in the group Learning Material Development
"Hi William, have you tried re-looking at the content of these unit standards, and possibly moving across to MerSETA, which has a huge number of learning materials - certainly covering all the topics mentioned above? "
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Catherine Martin replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Thanks so much, Jacqueline.  I heard a rumour that where AQPs are not forthcoming, the SETA ETQA responsible for that occupation will be delegated the role of AQP.  For example, if the funeral industry doesn't accept to be an AQP,…"
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Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Dear Tass, I don't know. I suggest you get hold of one of the registered QDF"
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Tass Schwab replied to Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax)'s discussion QCTO developments
"Thank you for keeping us in the Loop... Where does one do QDF training? I am unable to track this down, because it seems as if one has to undergo further training in order to register..."
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SASSETA Accreditation

Hi AllWe are looking to apply for an MoU with SASSETA in order for us to be able to run Learnerships for the Security industry. We are getting conflicting messages wrt this process. Do we have to register with PSIRA first (or at all) to provide soft…See More
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Professional designations for Skills Development Facilitators

The profile of skills development facilitators is about to be elevated in a very real way.  Next month, the Association for Skills Development in South Africa (ASDSA) will confer the first professional designations on a group of skills facilitators…See More
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    QCTO developments

    Started by Dr Jacqueline Baumgardt (Jax) in Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO). Last reply by Thabisile Zikalala 43 seconds ago. 8 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 19 hours ago. 0 Replies

    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

    Minister Nzimande's view on South Africa adding value through internships & learnerships

    Started by Ashwell Glasson in Education, ECD, Post-school Education & Training. Last reply by Christine Maritz 1 hour ago. 7 Replies

    Here is an interesting article on the Honorable Ministers view on how learnerships and internships add value to South Africa. The statistics are interesting and I must wonder what all your views are on his stance and insights."Minister of Higher…Continue

    Tags: capabilities, skills, pathway, systems, unemployed

    Trade Union Practice Qualification Programme by DITSELA is another revolutionary springboard, to build vibrant Trade Unions....How to de-commodify education?

    Started by Norman Ntai in Industrial relations issues including retrenchment, discipline & dismissal yesterday. 0 Replies

    DITSELA unleashes a Trade Union Practice Qualification programme for Trade Unionist in JohannesburgNorman Mampane, COSATU Communications Officer, 27 Jan 2015 “In a dialectic process describing the interaction and resolution between multiple …Continue

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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



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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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    Notice to all SETAS and Providers

    Posted by Des Squire on January 19, 2015 at 7:37 0 Comments

    This is a Public Notice to all SETAs and Providers of the legacy qualifications that learners who wish to register towards any of the registered legacy qualifications, that are due to expire in 2015, may be enrolled, as the teach out period for the respective qualifications is in 2019/20. The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) will advise of any further developments on this matter in due course.…

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    Wildlife & Environment Society of South Africa Environment Education & Sustainable Accredited Training opportunities for 2015

    Posted by Sabine Clinckemaillie on January 14, 2015 at 9:07 0 Comments

    The Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa are excited to share with you our new course info and dates for 2015 and invite you to check out the WESSA SustainEd website (www.sustained.org.za) for more details. The website has recently been updated with information, costs, venues and 2015 dates for “work-place based” accredited training towards strengthening your thinking or actions towards a better a world.  

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