The QCTO has issued this document with all good intentions to support parents and learners, avoid them paying for a programme that does not lead to an accredited qualification. All well and good. However:
* if an unaccredited provider offers a course that is not registered on the NQF, and issues a Certificate of Attendance – that Certificate is…[Read more]
For those who don’t want to scroll through the whole budget document –
see attached Vote 17 for Higher Education and Training
sylvia hammond started the topic Book Launch Teacher Education for Transformative Agency in the forum Basic and Higher Education 6 days, 16 hours ago
Stellenbosch University and Sun Media invite you to a
book launch on 3 March 2021 at 11:00-12:00
Teacher Education for Transformative Agency. Critical perspectives on design, content and pedagogy
See attached flyer for further details and booking arrangements.
22 February 2021
RE: QCTO introduces a QR Code to its Occupational Certificate to speed up the verification processes
In its endeavours to remain current with technology, the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) has introduced a QR code functionality to the Occupational Certificates it prints.
According to the Director…[Read more]
Good Evening Colleagues
My name is Joel, I’m a consultant and i’m in need of the following learning Materials for EWSETA.
1. National Certificate: Sanitation Project Co-ordination
2. FETC: Supervision of Wastewater Reticulation Operations
Can we swap, i have Materials for AgriSeta, CETA and LGSeta
If interested, Call or Whatsapp me on 079 406…[Read more]
Lynel Farrell started the topic SDP List of Applicants now removed from DHET website in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Dear Skills Development Providers,
Many Providers have attempted to comply with the “compulsory application for registration” to the DHET since the Joint Communique 1 of 2016: The Registration and Accreditation of Private Education and Training Providers Offering Qualifications and Part-Qualifications on the Occupational Qualifications Sub…[Read more]
sylvia hammond started the topic DEL publishes BCEA revised Earnings Determination & National Minimum Wages in the forum HR & Personnel Practitioners 3 weeks ago
Department of Employment and Labour (DEL) has released gazettes, effective 1 March 2021, under the Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) on:
* the revised Earnings Level – that is the BCEA level, over which overtime is not legally required (it may still be required under other contractual arrangements);
* the revised National Minimum Wage…[Read more]
Lynel Farrell replied to the topic Urgent: Calling on all Accredited Providers! in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 3 weeks, 1 day ago
This Survey will close at 17:00 today. 8 Hours to go, if you still want to give your input. No late entries will be accepted.
sylvia hammond started the topic COVID-19 proves the necessity for science education & training in the forum Training Service Providers 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Tonight (Sunday 7th February 2021) I watched and listened with interest to Minister Mkize and his guests.
COVID-19 has proved many things – some we knew, but did not want to acknowledge. When parts of the population live in adverse housing, without safe sanitation, and clean water, the whole population is placed at risk.
I chuckle when I…[Read more]
Lynel Farrell replied to the topic Urgent: Calling on all Accredited Providers! in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 3 weeks, 2 days ago
This survey will close off on 8th February, Monday afternoon, end of business day at 17:00. No further details will be collected after the cut-off time.
Lynel Farrell replied to the topic Urgent: Calling on all Accredited Providers! in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Kindly note, the first batch of providers that have completed the survey – have been submitted to the QCTO. Let’s continue to complete the survey in order to get feedback on outstanding applications.
The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) has distributed some slides of the webinar. Unfortunately, these are only of the first part of the webinar, the report of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Vijayen Naidoo.
Although the report is very important, unfortunately, the slides of the three presentations are not included.
I have…[Read more]
URGENT: Accredited Providers!
If you have applied for a letter of intent, application for accreditation and have not received feedback from the QCTO – PLEASE COMPLETE THIS SURVEY! If you are a consultant and have a number of providers – you have to complete the survey per provider (placing their email address on the form as well as their ema…[Read more]
Our issue with COSSA Training was successfully resolved. COSSA could not develop the highly specialised material we originally requested so we ended swopping for more generic, less scientifically-technical materials. All ended well. I’m posting as I’m having difficulty removing the original complaint. And individuals are contacting us for feedback…[Read more]
sylvia hammond started the topic Post Doc Research Fellowship SU Transformation Office in the forum Postgrad Support Group 3 weeks, 6 days ago
I have received a Post-doc Fellowship advert for circulation.
It is for the Stellenbosch University Tranformation Office
in the Department of Education Policy Studies, falling under Professor Aslam Fataar.
Please see attached for details of application.
Zayne Constable replied to the topic Service Seta Assessor/Moderator Registration in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 3 weeks, 6 days ago
I am glad you posted this as I am also waiting to receive feedback from the Services Seta and W&R Seta.
Hope we get a response soon.
Clinton Branders started the topic Service Seta Assessor/Moderator Registration in the forum Concerned Providers Interest Group – QCTO/SAQA/SETA 3 weeks, 6 days ago
I am trying to gain a response from the Service SETA with regards to my online Assessor profile. I am unable to access it as my email on my profile is outdated.
If anyone could advise me on who to contact at Service SETA. I have emailed and attempted to call them but to no avail.
Members may have read the previous discussion in this group – Nigel provided very substantial replies:
Why do I raise this now? Because an important document was published at the end of last year. It’s entitled:
Members of skills-universe who have been with us a long time will know that I have a personal opinion that the educators (all highly qualified and professional) sometimes make decisions without realising the realities of the real world of work.
I fully understand and have read the original Presidential Commission Report, commissioned by President…[Read more]
The University of Johannesburg has issued a call for papers for the teaching and learning conference.
Peak Performances: COVID-19 and the transformation of learning in higher education.
“The COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt teaching and learning in higher education in unprecedented ways across the world. While many institutions had already…[Read more]
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