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Facilitator Vacancies

Started Nov 16 0 Replies

We have two vacancies for Facilitators to be based at our Boksburg Branch to operate nationally and in neighbouring countries.We value experience, real dedication to the job, commitment to our…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Ventouris Nov 12, 2015. 4 Replies

I see labels such as "Expert", "Promoter", "Contributor" across members' profile photos. What does it all mean?Continue

Facilitator Vacancies

Started Feb 15, 2013 0 Replies

We are expanding again and need the services of one part time and one full time facilitator for our OHS, First Aid and Fire Fighting Programmes. Forklift would be an added advantage.We offer…Continue

Contract Negotiations Training Wanted

Started Apr 28, 2010 0 Replies

Contract Negotiations Training wanted. Must be accredited and include assessment.Eight people in Johannesburg.Any one can help with this?Continue

 

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Tom Ventouris replied to Des Squire's discussion How are we communicating? in the group Occupationally Directed Education, Training and Development Practices
"Des spot on again. I opened a similar (if not a paraphrased copy) in another forum just this week. Why join a forum if not to share, both ways. Everyone has an opinion and that is what discussions are about. By definition a discussion is the action…"
Dec 1

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Occupationally Directed Education, Training and Development Practices

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
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Tom Ventouris replied to Des Squire's discussion The importance of the role of SDF in the group Skills Development Facilitators
"I spent some time thinking about how to say this because I don't want to offend, but can't find one.Organisations take Ops, marketing etc very seriously because they see the benefit - sales, production and money.Training hardly ever seems…"
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Facilitator Vacancies

We have two vacancies for Facilitators to be based at our Boksburg Branch to operate nationally and in neighbouring countries.We value experience, real dedication to the job, commitment to our learners and, in some cases, qualifications (which we can train and award if we need to). All the rest we can fix and top up.We offer negotiable remuneration, an opportunity to work with a great team sharing family values, opportunity for growth through all our courses (no cost), and performance…See More
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Tom Ventouris replied to Des Squire's discussion The importance of the role of SDF in the group Skills Development Facilitators
"Spot on Des. In all the years I have been training SDF's, on the standards you listed, two issues never fail to appear. The first is "my boss will never go for this". I am still wondering why the SDF has a boss who is not. Many HR…"
Nov 16

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Tom Ventouris replied to Rolf Kühnast's discussion Frequency of certification of qualifications in the group Discussions on Assessment & Moderation
"Most Bank Branch Managers are convenient for bank documents and Bookkeepers (CA's) for Financial and other Documents. Most of them can certify documents. One stop."
Nov 16

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Tom Ventouris replied to Rolf Kühnast's discussion Frequency of certification of qualifications in the group Discussions on Assessment & Moderation
"My understanding is that a certified document is valid for submission for three months from date of certification. This applies to certificates, bank documents, id books and generally any document that needs to be certified. If submitted within…"
Nov 15

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Tom Ventouris replied to Jaco Burger's discussion Transition from IT to Education
"Hi JacoIf you are still available, have a look at www.pmads.co.za. Vacancy in the About Tab on the menu.Note that the Moderator qualification is at NQF Level 6, not 5 as indicated in your original post."
Aug 7

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Tom Ventouris replied to Liezl van der Westhuizen's discussion Accredited Training without being acceredited in the group Training Service Providers
"Agreed. I am going back about 15 years when far too many learners were trained by non-accredited providers and only came to this realization when the SETA's eventually equipped themselves to issue a statement of results. These learners then had…"
Mar 24

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Tom Ventouris replied to Liezl van der Westhuizen's discussion Accredited Training without being acceredited in the group Training Service Providers
"I am going to put this out there and see what happens. While I would not get involved in this kind of practice, let's also consider this:The Programme would normally be evaluated and approved during the accreditation process. This is straight…"
Mar 23

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Tom Ventouris commented on Tom Ventouris's blog post Facilitators, Assessors and Moderators Wanted
"We have a vacancy for a full time Facilitator to operate from our Boksburg Branch. Visit our website at www.pmads.co.za for details and the application process. Please do not post responses here or in my inbox."
Feb 24

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Tom Ventouris replied to Nompumelelo Promise Mokhine's discussion Advice needed - how to deal with TVET unprofessional behaviour & financial impact to provider
"Good advice, where the client does issue a purchase order. Do be careful with this. In such cases, Purchase Orders are often, if not always, subject to the client's terms and conditions which are designed to favor them. "
Feb 15

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Tom Ventouris replied to Nompumelelo Promise Mokhine's discussion Advice needed - how to deal with TVET unprofessional behaviour & financial impact to provider
"Hi Nompumelelo Members had a long discussion on this and similar issues during December 2015. (I don't know how to post a link to it). The bottom line seems to be an SLA with your terms as already suggested by Sharanjeet Shan. Include…"
Feb 15

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Tom Ventouris replied to Jessica Nel's discussion OBLIGATION TOWARDS SLA
"You are welcome. I fell victim to some of these when I was starting out, all in desperation for the work and in the hope that I would get paid at some point. Having walked that road, I've learned to look at relationships from the…"
Dec 2, 2015

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Tom Ventouris replied to Jessica Nel's discussion OBLIGATION TOWARDS SLA
"I don't know that anyone can mediate if the SLA is clear on the event that will trigger payment for the service. That being said, perhaps legal advice is required if you feel that the college in this case is acting in an reasonable manner or…"
Nov 30, 2015

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PMADS Holdings (Pty) Ltd

PMADS

PMADS is an accredited training provider offering a wide range of training and training management services based on national standards and best practice. Wherever possible, our training interventions are accredited by the appropriate Education and Training Authority.

Since 2001,we have worked with many organisations and partners to develop or source interventions and products in response to current or anticipated needs. We are based in Johannesburg and operate in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Swaziland.

Visit us at www.pmads.co.za

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Vacancies - Facilitators

Posted on February 15, 2013 at 9:50 0 Comments

We are expanding again and need the services of one part time and one full time facilitator for our OHS, First Aid and Fire Fighting Programmes. Forklift would be an added advantage.

We offer competetive rates and the full time position includes generous profit share.

Visit the Vacancies Page at www.pmads.co.za for more detail and the application process.

Facilitators, Assessors and Moderators Wanted

Posted on December 27, 2009 at 8:07 1 Comment

Looking for contract personnell for First Aid, Fire Fighting, HIV AIDS and Forklift Training. Various standards. Location: KZN; GP ; Cape Town. Please reply with your qulifications, experience and contact details, no attachments, to tom@pmads.co.za.

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At 11:57am on November 12, 2013, sylvia hammond gave Tom Ventouris a gift
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Happy birthday Tom we wish you a great day & successful year. To thank you for your contribution we've acknowledged you as a "Contributor" on your profile - from the skills-universe team
 
 
 

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