Address literacy through sponsored learnerships

Today is International Literacy Day and we want to discuss how to address literacy through sponsored learnerships. International Literacy Day was declared by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on 17 November 1965. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities, and societies. According to UNESCO’s Global Monitoring Report…

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Foundational learnership opens the door to lifelong learning

The World Economic Forum (WEF) recently released an article by Prof Alan Tuckett wherein he stated that lifelong learning is good for your health, your wealth, your civic engagement, and your family’s future prospects. Since we started developing training for adults in 1991 we have seen many examples of how foundational learnership opens the door…

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What is a learnership?

According to the South African Qualifications Authority a learnership is a work based learning programme that leads to an NQF registered qualification. Learnerships are directly related to an occupation or field of work, for example, business practice, generic management, or manufacturing, engineering and related activities. How does a learnership work? The learner is required to…

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Benefits long term

# Once a business has spent money on providing basic level skills, these can easily be built upon and improved to provide much more benefit to the business. Staff that know more can bring more to the table, and your business will reap the rewards # We can formulate a 5 year Skills Development Plan…

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Benefits for your BBBEE Scorecard

# Foundational training is a key element of a company’s BBBEE strategy. It contributes to the Skills Development of the BEE Scorecard, to the Workplace Skills Plan (WSP) as well as the Annual Training Report (ATR). # Your company complies to four elements of the BEE scorecard if you train your employees or unemployed learners…

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