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Learnership Recruitment Standards Exposed – FREE e-book

Companies apply exploitative recruitment strategies, particularly in skills development. This e-book demonstrates how SAQA, BANKSETA, WRSETA and various firms flout acceptable standards and allow industry to take advantage of the public.   The Department of Higher Education and Training Must Act NOW! NAME AND SHAME Send us your stories and we will continue to expose…
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Apply now for Finance Internships in 2018 R8330 p/mth in lovely KZN

Apply for a Finance Internship Programme in the Inkosi Langalibalele Local Municipality in Kwazulu-Natal. Graduates in Finance, Accounting or Economic Sciences can Apply The duration of the internship programme is 24 months. Interns will receive a stipend of R100 000 per annum (No other benefits applicable). Internship Application closing date is 13 December 2017 at 1200 noon…
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Learnership Regulations for Sick Leave and Workplace Injury

How many days are Learners entitled to for illness or injury? Learners are Registered Employees Clauses 21, 22 and 23 of Sectoral Determination 5 : Learnerships As employees, learners are entitled to paid sick leave and compensation if injured on duty. SICK LEAVE A learner is entitled to one day’s paid sick leave for every…
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Energy and Water SETA Qualifications

The Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) serves the energy and water sectors. Here's a list of EWSETA qualifications. EWSETA Qualifications Qualifications include the fields of: Civil Engineering Construction Electrical Infrastructure Construction Engineering and Related Design Manufacturing and Assembly Physical Planning Design and Management Physical Sciences Safety in Society EWSETA ensures that…
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Learnership, Internship and Apprenticeship Complaints

Are you a learner or intern experiencing problems with your employer or training provider? Many youth complain about bad contracts and unfair payments, share your issues here. Report your Skills Development Problem Please note that complaints are addressed via email. Allow for a 3 day response time. When we respond we will require that you…
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BANKSETA expands funding

Want a career in the fascinating and complex world of banking? BANKSETA issues funding based on scarce skills. Scarce skills are linked to qualifications. Study for a qualification that allows you to fill positions that are scarce. BANKSETA Funding in 2017 In 2016 BANKSETA only funded 1740 interventions. In 2017 they will fund 3759 interventions. Included are…
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AGRISETA Funding in 2017

This post lists AGRISETA funded opportunities in 2017 and compares them with those offered in 2016. Awesome news is that the number of interventions has increased. Careers in Agriculture If you're a potential learner you should know the following: Training providers will compete for funding to deliver these programmes. Programmes may or may not be…
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Blade’s Tips: Tertiary Dreams, Finance and Scarce Skills

Advice from Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande about study, work and funding opportunities for Matrics (12 January 2017). Identify scarce skills in order to find funding and learning opportunities. Study, Career and Funding Options are Based Upon Scarce and Critical Skills Matrics who have not succeeded, should rewrite their examinations or pursue…
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How Learning Programmes are developed, delivered and evaluated for Accreditation

Your Quality Management System for Training Delivery must include policies and procedures for the development, design and delivery of learning interventions. Quality Assurance Regulatory bodies that accredit training organisations, require evidence to prove that quality processes are followed. Read about the legislated 8-core criteria for accreditation Articles to deepen your understanding of accreditation  Systems for Education Quality Management…
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QCTO Qualifications for Law, Military Science and Security

The Quality Council for Trade and Occupations (QCTO) is on a tight deadline. Qualifications that are in demand by industry must be rewritten in order to meet QCTO specifications by 2018. Field 008 - Law, Military Science and Security Current Learning Subfields within this category of careers are: Justice in Society Safety in Society Learning…
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How many QCTO Qualifications are Registered by SAQA? – Infographic

475 QCTO Qualifications Available on SAQA Currently, a total of 475 qualifications by the Quality Council for Trade and Occupations are registered with SAQA. This infographic illustrates the number of qualifications in different fields. [embed]http://www.slideshare.net/LeonieHall/how-many-qcto-qualifications-are-registered-on-saqa?ref=https://www.linkedin.com/[/embed] More about QCTO Qualifications Field 003 - Business, Commerce and Management Studies 136 Field 006 - Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology…
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Rules for Resigning and Registering for Learnerships

You Can't Register for More than one Learnership Each learnership is registered by the employer with SARS and with the SETA. The employer will receive tax rebates and BEE points. Learner details and results are entered into the National Learner Records Database each time they are assessed for a unit standard, skills programme or full qualification.…
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