ATR/WSP Extension

Dear Valued Stakeholder

Please find communiqué about the ATR/WSP further extension for the 2020/21 financial year to 31 July 2020.

MG extension to 31 July 2020
Government Gazette 

Directions for reopening of Institutions.

Dear Stakeholder

Please take note of the Gazette No. 43486 regarding the re-opening of training institutions that operate within the Occupational Qualifications Sub-Framework. Please click the link below to read more

The Gazette No. 43486 regarding the re-opening of training institutions

Registration of qualification for industry learners.

Dear Valued Stakeholder,

Please click here for the Registration of learners against CATHSSETA legacy qualifications communique for the Skills Development Providers and Employers within the CATHSSETA subsectors.

Registration of qualification for industry learners.

Dear Valued Stakeholder,

Please find attached the Registration of learners against CATHSSETA legacy qualifications communique for the Skills Development Providers and Employers within the CATHSSETA subsectors.

Registration of Learners Against CATHSSETA Legacy Qualifications

COVID-19 Memorandum 3

Dear Stakeholder,

Please find attached the QCTO Covid-19 Memorandum 3 regarding the Criteria and Guidelines for the Gradual Opening of Activities within the OQSF as per Regulations of the Disaster Management Act.

QCTO Covid-19 Memorandum 3

E-LEARNING PLATFORMS ARE NOW APPROVED

The COVID-19 pandemic and the nationwide lockdown resulted in training providers stopping contact sessions with learners. As a result, education, training and development has changed drastically, with the distinctive rise of e-learning, whereby teaching is undertaken remotely and on digital platforms. Training Providers have taken an initiative to conduct training via e-learning platforms.

On 1 May 2020, the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) published the COVID–19 Memorandum 1 on opening up e-learning on the Occupational Qualifications Sub-Framework (OQSF).

The current situation is that training providers were accredited to implement face-to-face training and therefore now they need approval to use e-learning platforms. Training providers are encouraged to apply for the approval of their e-learning platforms by contacting any of the following ETQA officials:

PAYMENT OF STIPENDS DURING THE NATIONWIDE LOCKDOWN

Dear Valued Stakeholder

Please click here to read more about the payment of stipends to qualifying 2019/20 learners during and post the nationwide lockdown.

For more information, please contact your respective regional managers.

Communication about Mandatory Grant Application for Extension

Dear Stakeholders

Please find important notice about submission Mandatory Grants applications, please click the link below to read more

    Mandatory Grant Extension request to 31 May 2020

Communication about Mandatory Grants Reports

Dear Stakeholders

Please find important information about Mandatory Grants report, please click the link below to read more

    Communication about Mandatory Grants Reports

CATHSSETA ACCOUNTING AUTHORITY

CATHSSETA is pleased to announce its Accounting Authority members, duly appointed by the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dr Bonginkosi Blade Nzimande to serve a five-year term. Their five-year term is effective from 1 April 2020 up to 31 March 2025.

The Accounting Authority members are as follows:

Mr David Themba Ndlovu – Board Chairperson

  1. Mr Khumbudzo Vincent Maumela – Community Organisation
  2. Mr Ingonyama Diko Madzikane II – Community Organisation
  3. Ms Maureen Nzuza – Organised Labour
  4. Mr Mhlanga Solomon – Organised Labour
  5. Mr Thulaganyo Gaoshubelwe – Organised Labour
  6. Mr Moses Motha – Organised Labour
  7. Ms Karen Ann Borain – Organised Employer
  8. Ms Sumayya Khan – Organised Employer
  9. Ms Tukakgomo Edith – Organised Employer
  10. Mr Thabiso Dube – Organised Employer
  11. Ms Lesutu Lesiroha – Organised Employer
  12. Mr Itumeleng Dichabe – Organised Employer

We look forward to the strategic guidance of our newly appointed Accounting Authority members.