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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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How to Make an Evaluation Plan

How to Make an Evaluation Plan 1. Determine the evaluation purpose. An evaluation purpose explains why you are conducting an evaluation. To help shape your evaluation purpose, consider who will use the findings, how they will use them, and what they need to know. You might use training evaluation findings to: Develop a new training Improve an existing training Provide instructor feedback Determine if your training met the desired outcomes Make decisions about resource allocation 2. Develop the evaluation questions. Create evaluation questions that match your purpose. Evaluation questions are…

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Assess Corporate Training Solutions Providers

Assess Corporate Training Solutions Providers 1. Industry Recognition Almost every sector has its own internal awards these days. It’s a way of ‘game recognizing game’ and it raises overall industry standards. Some of these accolades are commercial, e.g. best-selling LMS or widest global reach. Some are more personal, such as best customer service or fasted implementation process. It could even be a metric such as the highest number of successful compliance candidates. Look through award listings and explore the LMS mentioned. There might be hundreds of these trophies, so you…

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Things to Consider When Selecting A Training Provider

Things to Consider When Selecting A Training Provider In particular, there are five key questions I recommend anyone selecting a training provider must answer, before deciding who to work with. 1. Do they understand our industry and “day-to-day reality?” Many training providers are experts in a particular area and/or industry. The best ones know to stay within that industry. Unfortunately, many don’t, meaning they are perfectly happy to work with an automotive manufacturer today, and a telecommunications firm tomorrow. Same material, concepts and stories – only the people in the…

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