APPETD was established in 1997 as an alliance of the Association of Private Colleges of South Africa (APCSA), Association of Private Distance Colleges (APDEC), Association of Technical Providers (ATP), and INPROV. APPETD has a profound understanding of the different forms of education provisioning in South Africa. APPETD renders services that are specifically aimed at the needs and interests of its members and private providers as a whole. The specific needs include face to face, distance learning, Adult Basic Education (ABET), Early childhood Development (ECD), and Health Education.
Latest News from APPETD
APPETD Report to CHE Proposal for Undergraduate Reform: Submitted 15 Nov 2013
Dear APPETD member. Herewith please find the APPETD report to the CHE proposal for undergraduate curriculum reform which APPETD OFFICIALLY submitted to the CHE
Closing Date Extended: Good Practice Awards for Wholesale and Retail Sector
The Wholesale and Retail SETA (W&RSETA) is proud to announce the inaugural Good Practice Awards for the Wholesale and Retail Sector. The Awards Ceremony will become a flagship event for the Sector and will be celebrated annually. Owing to the interest, queries and requests received from our stakeholders, the closing date for nominations has been extended to 17 January 2014 at 16h00; no further extensions will be granted beyond this date.
Press Release: APPETD approved as AQP for NATED - N4 to N6 studies
The Association of Private Providers of Education, Training and Development (APPETD), is pleased to announce that we have been approved as the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) partner with respect to the quality assurance of private providers offering N4 to N6 studies. The N4 to N6 courses have been registered on the National Qualifications Framework thus ensuring that they articulate with other qualifications on the NQF.
Latest Events and Workshops
SACE PROVIDER FORUM WORKSHOP SESSION
The South African Council for Educators (SACE) invites all the GAUTENG PROVINCE TEACHER DEVELOPMENT providers such as, Provincial Education Departments (including Districts and Teacher Resource Centers), other Government Departments working on teacher development programmes, Higher Education Institutions, Teacher Unions, Professional Associations, NGOs/FBOs/CBOs, Independent Schools Associations / Boards, Private Providers, and others to attend the SACE PROVIDER FORUM WORKSHOP SESSION SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE AS FOLLOWS:
DATE: 05th December 2013 | VENUE: Centurion Lake Hotel | TIME: 09h30 – 15h00
The purpose of the Provider Forum Workshop Session is to:
- Create a platform for the teacher development provider community to share ideas and engage SACE on matters affecting them on approval and endorsement processes,
- Provide CPTD System information and implementation plans,
- Take providers through the manual and electronic approval and endorsement application processes, and
- Share emerging developmental needs for teachers as a whole and principals and deputy principals in particular.
Please confirm your attendance on or before 29 November 2013 by contacting Reneilwe Galane (012 679 9723) / Deborah Kgolane (012 663 0424), 012 663 9517 (general) or firstname.lastname@example.org.