Call for Public Comments on the document "National Skills Development Plan (NSDP)"
I, Hlengiwe Buhle Mkhize, Minister of Higher Education and Training, after consultation with the National Skills Authority (NSA), intend to promulgate a policy to re- establish Sector Education and Training Authorities (SETAs) under section 9(1) of the Skills Development Act, 1998 read with section 5(1)(a)(í) and section 5(1)(b)(í) and hereby invite organisations, interested stakeholders, the public and the current SETAs to submit their comments on the document titled “The National Skills Development Plan (NSDP)” to my Department.
All inputs and submissions should amongst others take into consideration the White Paper for Post -School Education and Training and all previous reports on the performance of SETAs, the Skills System Review Report, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) review of Vocational Education and Training and the National Development Plan (NDP) 2030.
Submissions and inputs should be submitted by 31 January 2018 to the Department of Higher Education and Training by e-mail, post or hand delivery to:
SetaLandScape@dhet. gov.za; or
Department of Higher Education and Training, Private Bag X174, Pretoria 0001, for attention of Ms Vuyokazi Patuleni Physical Address: 123 Francis Baard Street, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001 for attention of Ms Vuyokazi Patuleni
All enquiries can be directed to the following officials: Ms Melissa Erra on Tel: 012 312 5432, Ms Vuyokazi Patuleni Tel: 012 312 5295 and Mr Nkhetheni Radzilani Tel: 012 312 6088