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Training of Employees – Need and Importance of Training

Importance of Training and Development for Employees Employee training and development programs are essential to the success of businesses worldwide. Not only do these programs offer opportunities for staff to improve their skills, but also for employers to enhance employee productivity and improve company culture. They also can reduce employee turnover — and a 2020 Work Institute study shows just how important that can be for a company’s bottom line. Voluntary employee turnover, according to the report, costs U.S. businesses more than $630 billion annually. It’s no surprise that employees…

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Selection of training providers:

These pointers are suggested in the selection of training providers: Ask a senior business advisor to help determine which consultants are needed, write the training program, evaluate credentials, and recommend contracting options. Understand what your company really needs and why. Don’t pit one consultant against another, just to get free ideas. Don’t base the training decisions on “apples to oranges” comparisons. Ask for case studies that were directly supervised by the person who will handle your training—not stock narratives from affiliate offices or a supervisor. Find out their expertise in…

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Train the Trainer training course

Why you need a Facilitator’s certificate: Employers who may wish to hire you will ask: Are you qualified as a Facilitator?  Are you qualified to train online? Any “ NO”  sends your application lower down the ranking. Train the Trainer training course Q: Is there work for Facilitators?   A: Yes, in all industries! Options may include: A work related area / client service / health and safety / leadership/sales / management / finance / legal / hospitality/ life skills / HIV / Aids / gender based study areas /…

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Become SETA Accredited Training Provider 5854

If you want to check on a provider accredited by QCTO or a SETA (Sector Education and Training Authority) go to the website of the South African Qualifications Authority at www.saqa.org.za and click on the links with the various SETAs where you can access lists of accredited providers. Become SETA Accredited Training Provider Become SETA Accredited Training Provider. Accreditation is the certification, usually for a particular period of time, of a person, body or institution as having the capacity to fulfill a particular function within the quality assurance system set…

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50334 NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: OCCUPATIONALLY DIRECTED EDUCATION TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES

50334 NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: OCCUPATIONALLY DIRECTED EDUCATION TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES It is assumed that practitioners have expertise in the subject/occupation field in which they intend to provide education, training and development, at a level required to engage meaningfully in ETD within that field. It is also assumed that learners working towards this qualification hold a FETC or equivalent. Further learning assumptions are specified within the associated unit standards where required. OCCUPATIONALLY DIRECTED EDUCATION TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES Entry Requirements: Practitioners must have expertise in the subject/occupation field in which they intend…

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Facilitator Training

Facilitator Training vs. Facilitator course..what’s the difference? Training and facilitating course are two different activities. They require some of the same skills, and some different skills. A Facilitator Training is often a content expert, while a facilitator is a process expert. A trainer uses lecture, conducts demonstrations, supervises skill practice, and corrects the learners’ mistakes. A meeting facilitator leads discussions and helps participants learn from their own experiences and shared information. The trainer might lead a discussion about course content; a facilitator will focus more on the process of a…

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Evaluate staff training results

Evaluate staff training results 1. Satisfaction and participant reaction The most basic evaluation of training measures satisfaction. Usually, the trainer will hand out a survey at the end of the course to see how the participants reacted to the . We send out an electronic survey to measure satisfaction rates with our training courses. What specific levels of satisfaction and reaction to the training are you looking for? It could be: Did your staff enjoy the training? Did they like the trainer? Would they want him or her back? Do…

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EMPLOYMENT EQUITY COMMITTEE TRAINING COURSE

EMPLOYMENT EQUITY COMMITTEE TRAINING COURSE The Employment Equity Act requires that designated employers design and implement an Employment Equity plan in order to drive “reasonable progress” around employment equity. These plans should also assist in eliminating unfair discrimination in the workplace, and to achieve equitable representation of employees from designated groups by means of affirmative action measures. ​ ​ This course is for all persons, both individuals and employees who need to know what employment equity is. After completion of the course participants will understand the history of learning in South Africa, they…

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The Importance of Training & Development in the Workplace

The Importance of Training & Development in the Workplace Training presents a prime opportunity to expand the knowledge base of all employees, but many employers find the development opportunities expensive. Employees also miss out on work time while attending training sessions, which may delay the completion of projects. Despite the potential drawbacks, training and development provides both the company as a whole and the individual employees with benefits that make the cost and time a worthwhile investment. What is employee development? Employee training and development are terms often used interchangeably, across…

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How to Find the Best Training Provider

How to Find the Best Training Provider Develop a short list of providers Remember, selecting a training provider is a formal procurement process just like any other, which means you should follow corporate buying best practice: research and compare the market and get quotes from a selection of providers, typically two to four. 2. Develop a detailed request for proposal Clearly specify your training needs, e.g. how many trainees, what type of skills, location, preferred style of delivery, and also establish your training outcomes. You can then prepare a request…

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