"Hi Frikkie. They are taking their lead from the top, unfortunately. There is far too much government interference in the private education industry which should be allowed to operate on purely business principles - let the buyer beware and let…"
"Dear Cornea. You have all my sympathy. I experienced exactly the same problem. Your description of your issue is very detailed and clear. I eventually gave it up for a bad job. I believe the Setas are out to get rid of…"
Yes I have been fortunate to get an audience with the QCTO, DHET and HWSeta to address these issues. I am waiting for their confirmation on a date for our meeting but should be in the second week of March. This is our livelihood and we will…"
You highlighted the same problem that we are facing as a small private service provider issuing single unit standards. The application is just suitable for FET colleges with massive fixed students for a certain period if not years.…"
"Thanks for laying out this example so clearly. It can be applied to so many frustrating situations that many of us find ourselves in. Policies and regulations like these are in direct opposition with the inclusive economy and growth requirements…"
"Hi Cornea. Unfortunately I cannot help you at all and am really only replying to ask that Sylvia and others on the Universe help us do something about the manner in which the SETA's in general are forcing private and small SDP's out of…"
"HI Cornea. Very aptly put. I have previously raised the issue of the Competitions Act on other discussions and this seems to add grist to the mill.
However, please can you email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with regard to a couple of minor points in…"
I thank you for your time to read through this letter and trust that we will be able to find a solution that will help Private training Providers as well as contribute to learners in South Africa. I will attempt to put my concerns in a logical order so that we may address them as such but also as a whole.My first concern is that of the HW SETA and in particular to section 7.6, 7.9 and 7.10 of the policy for accreditation. Section 7.6 prohibits a company with a director who does not have a…See More