"Could I add one or two questions?
Will the EISA be purely knowledge based or practical as well?
How will we know if learners are truly ready for the EISA, if learning material will not be evaluated?"
"I also understand it the way you do Lynel.
QCTO mentioned that AQP assists in the development of the curriculum and the EISA, but they never mentioned formative assessments or anything to do with material development during the Cape Town…"
"I want to go slightly off topic here if I may.
Re your comment: "Ok, got it. Fiona, what would your suggestions be for a possible solution regarding RPL, the requirements to be met for the EISA?"
QCTO told us that the EISA will be kept…"
"I didnt get to read through everything so apologies if this has been mentioned already...
At the Cape Town session, they mentioned that RPL will be done and for the learner to gain their certificate, they will have to pass the QCTO EISA in the…"
"They mentioned that this was a big fail with the old system.
Many learners completed class time but could not get into a workplace, thus never finished their qualification.
I get your point though.
Just passing on what was said."
"Something else that came up at the Cape Town session, was that QCTO plans on making the workplace part of the learning process, the responsibility of the provider.
I nearly forgot to mention this.
Some providers were not too happy with this and…"
"My statement to the QCTO on Thursday (before they dropped the bomb), was that there is almost a feeling of desperation in the industry to regulate learning material development.
I am definitely up for a regulatory body or the FFS…"
I was at the info session in Cape Town yesterday and I've been mulling it over endlessly during a sleepless night.
This is going to end very badly for everyone.
This process cannot and will not work.
There is an absolute DESPERATION in…"