"Hi Irene, I am not sure I can put a date down or identify a snake. I am slightly confused by your comment, it could be me being blond here, my apologies. I understand that there are various issues and concerns that will be addressed in…"
"Hi Pierre, that's great news. This is going to be such a great intervention and hearing all the complaints, challenges and concerns from both parties (ETDP Seta and Providers). So much information is going to be communicated,…"
"Hi Pierre, do you have an agenda thus far for the intervention? When will this meeting happen? What is the feedback on concerns thus far?
What I can pick up:
1. Emails are not actioned/returned/answered
2. Phone Calls are not…"
"Hi Sylvia, I believe that this forum is open to all. I don't think that we can request a written letter from the SETA with regards to criticism and discrimination. I am not favouring the one more than the other, but in my honest…"
"Hi Pierre, with regards to this journey. I am certain that there will be no discrimination, victimisation or negative repercussion from the SETA side - clearly from the Provider side it will be the same. Having experience within large…"
"Hi Pierre, thanks for the kind words, you made my week, or should I say ... you made my month! It is not easy to stand up and get things done, but I believe that any attempt of trying is better than sitting and complaining. I am not a…"
"Des, I think you just answered your question. If it is a requirement at a Seta, then this must be done and clearly documented. Learning Assumed to be in place has always been debatable, because it is an assumption and not a direct…"
"Des, I thought as much, maybe I read your comments to quickly : "Ongoing from point "A" - learning that is in place and that has been verified by the provider".
Compliance and requirements should not be confused with…"
"Des, thank you for the input, I am familiar with SAQA documents. My question was: In what policy or regulation does it stipulate that the Provider must verify the learning that is in place? I would like to read this policy, as I…"
"Jaison, you are correct. I have seen this in a couple of verifications and audits I conducted. Unfortunately for the learners, when this is picked up by verifiers, rejection of the qualification is recorded - and again the learners are…"
Getting organisations back to basics, filling the gaps in quality assurance in any training environment! Conducting internal and external evaluations of ETD Providers in terms of given criteria and/or quality assurance principles for a variety of purposes including but not limited to accreditation applications, development of accreditation processes, improvement of provision. Plan, prepare, conduct, evaluate, analyse, verify, interpret reports with regards to the Provider's quality assurance systems for learning provision and assessment. Report findings as well as make recommendations. ETQA Manager, dealing with quality assurance for an Accredited Provider. Register Assessors and Moderators for single unit standards, as well as skills programs, Learnerships and Qualifications. Qualified Facilitator, Assessor, Moderator and Verifier.
I'm a young adult lady(Onkemetse Roselyn Dikgole) a Training and Development Officer at Anglogold Ashanti Chemical Laboratory since, acquired Higher Certificate in ETD last year through University of Johannesburg, I'm registered assessor and moderator with ETDP SETA, currently I'm busy with POE for ETD Management and QMS and registered Training and Development with UNISA. I've got the burning undying love and passion for ETD and would like to be assisted in pushing through in the field as the Mining industry is now shrinking one is not sure of what the future hold.
I can be contacted at 0848062868, firstname.lastname@example.org
Congrats, it all finally came together! Sorry I have been so quiet, been hectic. Since our last contact I have relocated up to JHB from Durban and am now working for one of the training providers in establishing ETQA processes. Still haven't settled but getting there. Will get back into everything soon.