Post-school Education & Training - including TVET


Post-school Education & Training - including TVET

For discussions by members on the Green Paper launched by Department of Higher Education and Training & debate on the proposals for a comprehensive post-school education and training system

Location: South Africa
Members: 101
Latest Activity: May 18

Discussion Forum

Minister Nzimande: SETAs will probably be reformed - not "ditched" altogether

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Steve Short May 18. 15 Replies

"We do not believe that the solution is to throw the baby out with the bathwater. We are not going to ditch them but we have a lot to do!"Speaking at a media briefing Minister Nzimande accompanied by his department explained that there have been a…Continue

Tags: skills, Nzimande, council, scrapping, planning

Draft Policy for Comment - Adult Education Qualifications & Evaluation Foreign Qualifications

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Steve Short Apr 3. 1 Reply

To all skills-universe membersPlease see attached two documents published in the Government Gazette by the Department of Higher Education and Training - for your comment and input.So if your long weekend catch-up reading list can stand two…Continue

Tags: criteria, evaluation, community, SAQA, comment

Nine Community Education and Training Colleges Established & Staff Transferred to DHET

Started by sylvia hammond Apr 2. 0 Replies

The 1st of April has seen the official establishment of nine Community Education and Training Colleges (CETCs), which will enable the merger of existing public adult learning centres into community colleges.This follows last month’s approval of the…Continue

Tags: function, school, youth, shift, nine

NSFAS support for students with disabilities shows results in numbers enrolled and graduating

Started by sylvia hammond Mar 22. 0 Replies

 Khaye Nkwanyana the Department of Higher Education and Training spokesperson has issued a statement the following statistics on progress towards increasing the number of students with disabilities in the post-education and training system (PSET).…Continue

Tags: commission, ministerial, post-school, education, HEMIS

Higher Education & Training department pleased with Technical and Vocational college registrations

Started by sylvia hammond Feb 24. 0 Replies

Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana says the department is pleased with the uptake of learners in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system. Deputy Minister Manana was speaking to students at…Continue

Tags: training, colleges, vocational, education, economy

Can we achieve Miller Motala's vision for SA - of a winning national brand?

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Sifiso Mthembu Jan 19. 7 Replies

SANews has published an extremely interesting opinion piece by Brand SA CEO: Miller Matola.  The essence I take from the article is that countries are evaluated on their economic success and the effectiveness of use of their national human…Continue

Tags: skilled, force, labour, success, human

Parliament concerned over insufficient tertiary funding

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Petra Penninkhoff Jan 17. 2 Replies

15 Jan 2015While commending the Department of Higher Education and Training for increasing the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) allocation, the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training Mrs Yvonne Phosa has…Continue

Tags: vocational, technical, TVET, donors, distance

DHET urges students to verify accreditation of private colleges and universities

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by Lynel Farrell Dec 12, 2014. 2 Replies reportThe Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has urged potential students to verify the accreditation of any private college or university before enrolling for studies. The department says citizens must ensure that…Continue

Tags: internet, programmes, registration, fraud, degrees

Ministerial Committee to Review PSET Colleges Funding Framework

Started by sylvia hammond. Last reply by sylvia hammond Oct 16, 2014. 2 Replies

The Minister of Higher Education and Training Blade Nzimande has gazetted the appointment of a Ministerial Committee to review the funding framework for the various post-school education and training (PSET) college formats - existing and planned.The…Continue

Tags: colleges, framework, Nzimande, DHET, funding

DHET Deputy Minister Manana to attend Moscow International Education Salon

Started by sylvia hammond Oct 6, 2014. 0 Replies

News report from"The Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana, is to attend the Moscow International Education Salon this week.“The salon is an extensive international forum that will embrace leading innovation…Continue

Tags: People's, Friendship, best, practices, Manana




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