Promoting skills development

Fatima Asmal 27 Nov 2015 In 1998, the National Skills Authority (NSA) was established in terms of Section 4 of the Skills Development Act. One of the functions of the NSA is to advise the minister of higher education and training on a National Skills Development Strategy (NSDS) as well as guidelines on the implementation of the…

B-BBEE COMMISSION INITIATES INVESTIGATIONS INTO POSSIBLE FRONTING PRACTICES

The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission has initiated investigations against specific entities for possible violation of the B-BBEE Act relating to the B-BBEE ownership structures and non-compliance with the Codes of Good Practice in respect of the verification process. All entities were notified, and if there are adverse findings against them, they will be…

Skills Development Facilitator

What is a Skills Development Facilitator (SDF)?

In terms of the Skills Development Act, A Skills Development Facilitator (SDF) is an individual whose role is crucial in enabling the raising of skills levels within an organization. They must perform specific functions such as assisting organizations to develop and complete workplace skills plans and annual training reports, advising organizations on quality assurance requirements…