Aquarius Skills Solutions is a dynamic training consultancy, established in 2002, offering management and staff training throughout Southern Africa, as well as ETD programmes and NQF Consulting.
Aquarius Skills Solutions looks at partnering with our clients in building lasting relationships by offering both a professional and personal service. Our flexible approach ensures that training programmes are custom designed to meet client’s specific needs.
Imperatives for restructuring the skills development system
The 4IR and COVID-19 have forced us into a new reality, a ‘new normal’ that demands the re-examination of many of our long-held beliefs about work and how we interact with colleagues in our virtual ‘offices’.
This demands that we rethink our ingrained beliefs about how to prepare the workforce for a new world of work.
COVID-19 has catapulted us into the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and both are contributing to the rapidly changing workplace.
LPI is an HRD consultancy that specialises in finding practical solutions to human performance challenges.
We assist clients through developing and implementing HRD strategies, systems, processes and action plans that improve organisational performance and promote return on investment. We are experts in the accreditation of higher education institutions with the Council on Higher Education (CHE).
SUMMARY OF CHE PROGRAMME ACCREDITATION REQUIREMENTS
(and DHET Registration)
(This is an April 2021 summary of the November 2004 CHE requirements, which are still in force)
Three processes run concurrently:
• Application to the Council on Higher Education (CHE) for accreditation of the programme(s) the institution plans to offer, based on evidence submitted of quality assurance systems, processes and procedures that will ensure quality programme delivery;
Unemployment is a massive challenge that has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 crisis. With 55.75% of the country's youth unemployed, more focus should be placed on how youth can enter the job market without a formal tertiary qualification to contribute positively to the country's economy.