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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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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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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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SETA Accredited Training Provider

The main steps in the accreditation process to become a SETA Accredited Training Provider: The Training Provider determines the primary focus The SETA Quality Assurance Management Division requirements are compiled by the provider The Training Provider completes and submits an online application form for accreditation A compliance check is conducted by SETA and the provider receives a notification of compliance / non-compliance The Training Provider responds to the notification if necessary A site visit is scheduled and conducted by a SETA ETQA evaluator The evaluator sends his/her report to SETA The evaluation report is quality assured and the report indicating the status of accreditation is sent to the provider. Where…

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Things to keep in mind when choosing a training provider

Things to keep in mind when choosing a training provider 1. Find a reputable partner When you’re evaluating training providers, take the time to investigate their reputation in the market. Ask each provider you are considering for some reference sites, and be sure to contact them to find out about their experiences. This will take five minutes of your time, but may save you thousands in training costs. READ MORE 5 tips for successful ERP projects An agile learning environment Does your online training need an upgrade? Sage VIP  …

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SETA Accredited Training Provider

Accreditation Accreditation means the certification, usually for a particular period of time, of a person, a body or an institution as having the capacity to fulfill a particular function in the quality assurance system set up by the South African Qualifications Authority in terms of the Act. The main steps in the accreditation process to become a SETA Accredited Training Provider: The Training Provider determines the primary focus The SETA Quality Assurance Management Division requirements are compiled by the provider The Training Provider completes and submits an online application form for accreditation A compliance check is conducted by SETA and the provider receives a…

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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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