"Phone Indlela and find out who is in charge of Trade Testing for the particular trade/s you are interested in offering training for. Each will have its own requriements etc. They will also be in a position to tell you which companies have accredited…"
That put her plumb into the CHE environment and the RPL processes become far more difficult to achieve at that level due to the P&P around higher education and the number of credits they are allowed to/prepared to award by RPL. I think…"
I deal with two Gauteng based training providers who specialise in RPL and have national footprints.
Which specific qualifications/unit standards are you interested in.
This would enable us to establish the accreditation status on that/those…"
"Due to the recent discussions and comments posted iro RPL
Would CIMAP confirm that the training providers who would be utilised for the RPL are Accreditated with the relevant ETQA/DHET as an entity and have learning programme/RPL approval for the…"
"Absolutely correct there is no need for providers who do not offer full qualifications to be registered with DHET. However, the assessors and moderators who contract to and or work for such organisations can become members in their own right. And or…"
" It varies as most things from SETA to SETA.
My understanding is that the only time when SETAs cluster unit standards into skills programmes, is when they are linked to learnerships and the curriculation thereof.
Therefore a skills programme is…"
" The practise as you identified Rolf has always been of concern to me personally.
As it allows providers to take and use the details of assessors and moderators, which whom they may or may not have any agreement and or intention of using as…"
"Services SETA also awards provisional status to providers until such time as they have successfully been through the full process with at least one batch of learners. i.e enrolment, assessment, internal moderation and external…"
"The simple rule is that if it sounds too good to be true, then usually it is.
The problem is that an Accredited Training provider and RPL and Assessment centre should know better than to post mis leading (at very best) advertisments. It is this sort…"
"I sincerely hope that this message is badly worded. Or greatly understated.
Because the contents as I have understood them is a cause of great concern for anyone who is interested in the quality of assessments on the NQF."
Thank you for the opportunity to clarify this common misunderstanding.
Chartered is a reference to a professional credential that may be awarded to any profession. In South Africa we have a number of chartered professions: i.e.…"