"I agree with Sylvia. Training providers have to prove they are financially viable in order to be accredited / re-accredited. Although the QCTO / QAP will not get involved in issues of contract between providers and consultants,by reporting the…"
"Thanks Tessa and Delphine for this. I'm not sure, however, that I have understood the gazette correctly. It states that the Minister has "re-promulgated" Regulation 4(4) of the SETA Grant Regulations (2012), in other words the…"
"Hi Khayalethu. There is nothing wrong with doing this. What is important for companies to bear in mind is if you wish this training to be credit bearing, the provider you select should be SETA accredited for the learning programme they are offering,…"
"For those who would like to better understand the QCTO occupational qualification development process and curriculum requirements there are two documents on the QCTO website which may be of interest:
1. DQP Guide and Process…"
You are a very brave soul indeed and well done! Apart from those in the Cape, working with TVET colleges can be likened to herding cats. There is a TVET College group on Skills Universe ("FET Colleges") and it may be worth…"
"Nope. All provider's will still be required to be accredited. This will, however, be located within the QCTO, not the SETA ETQA's (QAPs). This decision to shift accreditation from the SETA ETQA's (QAP's) to QCTO pre-dates…"
Applications for registering a learnership are made to the relevant SETA, and must be supported by industry. If there is sufficient industry interest in the value of the learnership the SETA will then make a formal application to the…"
Skills-universe members who are on a Learnership or have an interest in learnerships. Including information on IT Learnerships, learnerships for 2013, all the latest learnership news, and lots more.See More
"Hi Gweje. In my mind, it all depends upon what your client's core business is - is s/he currently a non-SETA accredited training provider or involved in some other industry? If your client's core business is not training then I assume you…"
This is a group for anyone involved in Occupationally Directed Education Training and Development Practices (ODETD) in any capacity. The association is built on the pillars of Integrity, Trust and Transparency. There are no fees involved and you are invited to join now. This is your association as a member of the Skills Universe. This is an opportunity to raise your voice related to Skills issues and to have the support of like minded people.Please only add discussion topics or reply to…See More
A unit standard takes on the life time of the qualification it is linked to. Thus if the qualification is still valid, the unit standard is valid irrespective of whether it has expired or been replaced.
The starting point is always…"
"I have tried to set up such a "community of practice" because of the very valuable spin-offs it can have. However, training and development can be a cut throat business, and highly competitive. Things became so fraught that the initiative…"
As Jacky has indicated, nothing about these qualifications (now known as legacy qualifications) has changed. It is business as usual.
The intention is that these legacy qualifications will retain their current recognition status…"