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Requirements to become a SETA Accredited Training Provider:

Requirements to become a SETA Accredited Training Provider: The document Criteria and Guidelines to become a SETA Accredited Training Provider sets out the requirements for accreditation. The programmes (and/or assessments) offered by the education and training provider must culminate in unit standards and/or qualifications registered on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF). The curriculum (design, content and learning materials) is aligned to the unit standards and/or qualifications. There are suitably qualified staff (facilitators and registered assessors). The learners have access to adequate learning support services. The assessment methods and tools used to measure the requirements for the unit standard and/or qualification are fair, valid…

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How to Find the Best Training Provider

How to Find the Best Training Provider Develop a short list of providers Remember, selecting a training provider is a formal procurement process just like any other, which means you should follow corporate buying best practice: research and compare the market and get quotes from a selection of providers, typically two to four. 2. Develop a detailed request for proposal Clearly specify your training needs, e.g. how many trainees, what type of skills, location, preferred style of delivery, and also establish your training outcomes. You can then prepare a request…

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Become SETA Accredited Training Provider 5854

If you want to check on a provider accredited by QCTO or a SETA (Sector Education and Training Authority) go to the website of the South African Qualifications Authority at www.saqa.org.za and click on the links with the various SETAs where you can access lists of accredited providers. Become SETA Accredited Training Provider Become SETA Accredited Training Provider. Accreditation is the certification, usually for a particular period of time, of a person, body or institution as having the capacity to fulfill a particular function within the quality assurance system set…

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Accredited Training Provider

What is the purpose of SETA Accreditation? The purpose of SETA accreditation is to make sure that education and training is of a high standard and quality and that it is relevant to the needs of the industry sector in question. If a training provider has SETA accreditation, it means that the training provider’s courses comply with the NQF standards, and that the courses offered have been evaluated to ensure that they are in line with these standards. SETA accreditation also aims to ensure that there is uniformity of similar…

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CHOOSING AN EXTERNAL TRAINING PROVIDER

The benefits of external training providers are numerous, they handle the certification of their trainers, they organise the course materials and they liaise with participants throughout the process. But how do you know that you’ve chosen a good provider? We’ve put together our top 5 tips below to help you pick a good external training provider for your organisation. 1. Check their track record An external training provider’s track record is a good indicator of their compatibility with your business. Have they worked with an organisation like yours in the…

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CHOOSING AN EXTERNAL TRAINING PROVIDER

CHOOSING AN EXTERNAL TRAINING PROVIDER 1. Check their track record An external training provider’s track record is a good indicator of their compatibility with your business. Have they worked with an organisation like yours in the past? Contact that company and find out how the training went. You should also consider checking the credentials of their trainers; look for relevant experience and customer references. Any provider worth your time will understand why this information is important and will happily share it. 2. Check if they offer customised or off the…

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Training Provider Accreditation

What is SETA accreditation? According to the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA), accreditation means that a person, a body or an institution has been certified as “having the capacity to fulfill a particular function in the quality assurance system set up by the South African Qualifications Authority.” SETA accreditation can only be attained by a training provider if it successfully completes the stringent application process prescribed by a relevant SETA. SETA accreditation is therefore the result of a process whereby a SETA determines whether a training provider has the necessary…

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Accreditation as a provider of education and training

Accreditation as a provider of education and training About ETQA accreditation as a provider of education and training Providers of education and training must apply for accreditation with an Education and Training Quality Assurance (ETQA) body under the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)(link is external). All providers of education and training offering full qualifications must be registered with the Department of Education. The education and has to offer unit standards and/or qualifications that fall within the primary focus area of the ETQA body of the relevant Sector Education and Training Authority (SETA)(link…

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Selecting A Training Provider

Selecting A Training Provider 1. Relevant Background and Experience Does the vendor have specific experience with your type of business? Pharmaceutical sales skills are like other sales skills, but also involve more scientific and technical knowledge. Does the vendor have specific credentials that match up to your needs? What kinds of clients has the vendor worked with? It’s also important to find out how long the vendor has been in business. A longer track record is generally more reassuring. You don’t want to be in the middle of a training…

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Complete Guide to Choosing a Training Provider

Complete Guide to Choosing a Training Provider Training is no longer a “nice-to-have” in successful organizations. It has become a critical part of any company’s investment strategy if they want to continue growing long-term. Trainings promote employee loyalty and retention, improve performance levels, and increases employee independence, among many other benefits. 1. Content In choosing a training provider, one of the most important factors to consider is the content being offered. Great training providers offer customized content and programs that are tailor-fit to the organization’s needs and objectives—not generic, one-size-fits-all…

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