A pity you do not want to join. In terms of your comments:
To state that we do not exist because we are not registered with SAQA is like saying you cannot be a person because you have not registered for tax. We do exist, our…"
"I think that is just an example. You could substitute 'project management' with any discipline... please let me know where this is so that I can rectify the misunderstanding.
Also, not my website - SAPTA is a registered non-profit Org, for…"
"Hi Cas, sounds good... think the first step is just to join SAPTA. We will guide you through the certification process from there.
To join, simply complete the registration form found at www.saptaonline.org under the 'customer centre' tab.…"
"hi Cas. You can get all the info under the 'Certified Trainers' - PTBoC tabs.
PTBoC stand for Professional Trainer Body of Competence
To be certified you need to prove competence in at least three training methodologies of which…"
Firstly it’s important to note that SAPTA represents 14 countries across SADC and that almost 40% of our members thus far are not South African. SAPTA is thus an international association.
Secondly SAQA is a qualifications…"
"Hi Sylvia. Yes I do believe we need another body. ETD (education, training and development) in the same box would be like clustering advocates, magistrates, judges, prosecutors and lawyers under the same association. In fact the aforesaid…"
"Hi Janelle. This association does exist. It is called SAPTA (Southern Africa Professional Trainers Association) A registered non-profit organisation. We have spent two years on sorting policy and alliances. Our web page should be up by next week…"
Derek is an organisational performance and strategy consultant who during the past ten years have worked in South Africa, Austria, Zambia, Tanzania, Namibia, Mauritius, and Kenya. In the field of consulting Derek has undertaken a myriad of projects, but holds highest acclaim for his work in the field of organisational strategy development. Derek furthermore trains in the vicinity of 3000 people per year in various business and management workshops. Over the past 15-years he has worked with more than 100 companies and has trained more than 30 000 participants in various work sessions. Academically Derek holds tertiary and post graduate qualifications in the fields of Business Administration, Labour Relations & Law; Training & Development; Facilitation Skills; and Group Process Consultation. He is also a Certified Practitioner in the art of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) with the International Society of Neuro Linguistic Programming.
What companies or organisations are you with?
Agricultural Research Council, ASSUPOL, AWEPA, BARRICK Africa, BMW South Africa, Dept. of Foreign Affairs, Dept. of Health, Dept. of Justice, Dept. of Labour, Dept. of Land Affairs, Dept. of Public Service & Administration, Dept. of Social Services, Dept. of Sport, Arts & Culture, Dept. of Water Affairs & Forestry, ECI Africa, EDCON, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng Local Government, Gauteng Metropolitan Trading Company, Gauteng Shared Services Centre, Goldfields Training Institute, Grintek Telecom, Henkel South Africa, Indola SA, Institute for International Research, Invest Trust – Zambia, Khumba Holdings, Mabedi, Marcus Evans, Medunsa, Metro Trading Company, Metropolitan Health Group, Midvaal Municipality, Minova International, Motseng Investment Holdings, MTN