Dear Training Provider

Please find for your attention a letter regarding the migration of the ETQA module from the current SETA Management System to the Indicium System. For further information please contact any of the CATHSSETA Regional Offices as well as the ETQA office.

Click here to view letter

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FROM ORGANISED LABOUR ORGANISATIONS

Persons to be appointed by the Minister of Higher Education and Training as additional members of the Accounting Authority of the Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sports Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA)

The CATHSSETA is a Schedule 3 public entity established in terms of Section 9(1) of the Skills Development Act, No 97 of 1998. CATHSSETA’s mandate is to facilitate skills development in the following subsectors: Culture, Arts and Heritage; Tourism and Travel Services; Hospitality; Gaming and Lotteries; Conservation; and lastly Sport, Recreation and Fitness. To address this, the Skills Development Act directs CATHSSETA to develop the Sector Skills Plan and implement various learning programmes in support thereof.

The Minister of Higher Education and Training invites nominations from relevant organised labour organisations within the CATHSSETA scope to submit nominations of qualified persons to serve as additional members on the CATHSSETA Board. The Minister will consider candidates with proven experience in fostering good governance, who demonstrate understanding of the legislative and policy framework applicable to CATHSSETA as well as government policies and plans applicable to the subsectors referred to above.

Nominated representatives from the relevant organised labour organisations should have competencies in one or more of the following disciplines:

• Application of corporate governance and ethics
• Skills development legislation and the NSDS III
• The PFMA
• Financial management
• Education, training, skills development and human resources development, and
• Quality assurance of learning provision

Nominations must contain a full motivation, the full name and address of the candidates, a signed nomination form and acceptance of the nomination by the nominee, an ID Copy and Curriculum Vitae of the nominee.

Candidates will be subjected to security clearance and disclosure of business interests.

Nominations (physical documents) must be submitted at CATHSSETA Head Office Reception by no later than Friday, 25 May 2018 at 16:00, addressed to: CATHSSETA Board Nominations 2018, CATHSSETA, 01 Newtown Avenue, Killarney, Johannesburg, 2193. Nomination forms may obtained from our website www.cathsseta.org.za.

Click here for Board nomination form

Dear Valued Stakeholders

We are approaching the submission deadline for Mandatory Grant applications. Please inform us if you are encountering challenges or difficulties submitting your application.

Registered Skills Development Facilitators (SDFs) may complete their Mandatory Grant application form online by the 30th April 2018 at 12 midnight (closing date). No extension will be granted. Please refer to section 8 of Mandatory Grant Policy.

 

Please note that the cut-off date for the registration of new Skills Development Facilitators on our Indicium system is Tuesday, 24 April 2018. This is to ensure SDFs are approved timeously before the closing date of Mandatory Grant submissions.

 

Please upload all the required documents on the indicium system as per list on the attached guidelines.

 

Should you require more information, please contact Ms Nomhle Shabangu at nomhle@cathsseta.org.za or 087 2877232. You may also contact the regional managers on the details provided below:

 

Regional Manager Email Address Province
Sharon Mukhola GP.NW@cathsseta.org.za Gauteng & North West
Zandile Ntshangase KZN@cathsseta.org.za Kwa-Zulu Natal
Martha Collett WC@cathsseta.org.za Western Cape
Nelisa Pambo EC@cathsseta.org.za Eastern Cape
Makhotso Seekoei FS.NC@cathsseta.org.za Free State & Northern Cape
Phamela Khosa LIMP.MP@cathsseta.org.za Mpumalanga & Limpopo

 

Mr Thabang Motlatla

Acting Manager: Learning Programmes

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT | Skills Development Facilitator Registration

The Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) wishes to inform all Skills Development Facilitators that the cut-off date for the registration of new Skills Development Facilitators on our Indicium system will be on Tuesday, 24 April 2018. This is to ensure that everything is approved before the long weekend and ahead of our closing deadline for the Mandatory Grant submissions.

Should you require more information, please contact the Regional Managers as per details provided below:

Regional Manager Email Address Province
Sharon Mukhola GP.NW@cathsseta.org.za Gauteng & North West
Zandile Ntshangase KZN@cathsseta.org.za Kwa-Zulu Natal
Martha Collett WC@cathsseta.org.za Western Cape
Nelisa Pambo EC@cathsseta.org.za Eastern Cape
Makhotso Seekoei FS.NC@cathsseta.org.za Free State & Northern Cape
Phamela Khosa LIMP.MP@cathsseta.org.za Mpumalanga & Limpopo

 

CATHSSETA invites ETD Practitioners to apply for the Capacity Building Programme

CATHSSETA in partnership with Regenesys Management is offering free training to ETD practitioners within our subsectors.  The training will assist employers to understand facilitation, assessment and moderation principles and will

enable them to monitor the service they are receiving from training providers.

 

Please click here for the invitation to apply for capacity building program and ETD training information

CATHSSETA MANDATORY GRANTS 2018 WINDOW NOW OPEN
Closing date : 30 April 2018

The Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA) invites all CATHSSETA levy-paying organisations to submit their 2018 Mandatory Grant applications. Registered Skills Development Facilitators (SDFs) may complete their application forms here.

Please refer to Mandatory Grant Policy and Mandatory Grants Guidelines.

The following documents may be uploaded online using the Indicium System.

  • Proof of Training
  • Duly signed authorisation page

Should you require more information, please contact Ms Nomhle Shabangu at nomhle@cathsseta.org.za. You may also contact the regional managers on the details provided below:

Regional Manager Email Address Province
Sharon Mukhola GP.NW@cathsseta.org.za Gauteng & North West
Zandile Ntshangase KZN@cathsseta.org.za Kwa-Zulu Natal
Martha Collett WC@cathsseta.org.za Western Cape
Nelisa Pambo EC@cathsseta.org.za Eastern Cape
Makhotso Seekoei FS.NC@cathsseta.org.za Free State & Northern Cape
Phamela Khosa LIMP.MP@cathsseta.org.za Mpumalanga & Limpopo

QCTO Circular 1 of 2017

The purpose of the circular is to update stakeholders on the transitional arrangements for the quality assurance of historically registered qualifications. Please click here to access the circular.

CATHSSETA DISCRETIONARY GRANTS 2018/19 APPLICATIONS are now open Opening date: 27 November 2017. Closing date: 26 January 2018 at 23H59

CATHSSETA hereby invites applications for Discretionary Grant funding from stakeholders and entities that fall within the CATHSSETA scope. Applications should reach CATHSSETA no later than 26 January 2018. The online portal will be closed at 23h59. No applications will be accepted after the deadline.

Please refer to the following documents before submitting your applications online.

  1. Acknowledgement of DG policy
  2. Asset – Register
  3. CATHSSETA DG Training Manual
  4. Declaration of Authorised Person
  5. Declaration of Interests
  6. DG Advert 2017/2018
  7. Discretionary Grant Application Guidelines
  8. Host employer confirmation
  9. Final 2018-19 DG Policy Governance board  (No sign page)

For more information on how to submit your application, please email Ms Tebogo Mohulatsi at Tebogo@cathsseta.org.za or call 087 287 9004.

Registration of Private Education Providers offering Qualifications and Part-Qualifications on the Occupational Qualifications Sub-Framework

The Department of Higher Education and Training has extended the deadline for Skills Development Providers (SDPs) to submit applications to register as private colleges.

Please refer to the circular for more details.