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

BUSA Legislative Report - 15 December 2014

In this week's report:

  • New Bills heading to Parliament - "Twin Peaks" Financial Regulation; Agricultural Amendments
  • Twin Peaks Financial Regulation - What you need to know in a nutshell
  • Calls for Comment - Maintenance Amendment Bill: implications for credit and mobile service providers
  • All Bills at Parliament - Status Update

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Notice of Legislative Amendments

Herewith please find a notice from the Directorate of Private Colleges from the Department of Higher Education and Training pertaining to a notice of Legislative Amendments as published in the Government Gazette No. 38072, Volume 592 on 8 October 2014.

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Launch of the Gauteng Provincial Skills Development Forum

The APPETD attended the launch of the Gauteng Provincial Skills Development Forum being invited as a stakeholder. As a valued APPETD member we want to share with you a strategy I believe will auger well in building relations at a provincial level with government.

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Latest Events, Workshops and Important Dates

Please note that we will be closed for business from the 12th of December and will reopen on the 5th of January 2015

Happy Holidays - Enjoy the Season

During the holiday season more than ever, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our progress possible.

It is in this spirit we say, simply but sincerely...

Thank you and Best Wishes

for the Holiday Season!

Kind Regards

The APPETD Board and Employees

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