As a provider of training and education, NFS Services will commit to ensure that the training we provide meets SAQA and the AgriSETA requirements. We will also ensure that we follow the objectives of the NQF.
This training will have been verified by the AgriSETA evaluators and will be quality assured on a regular basis as per the Quality Management Policies and Procedures. All processes will be in place as far as booking, registrations, material and assessments go.
Our commitment extends to our learners who we value and will treat with the utmost respect and dignity. These learners will be provided with every opportunity to succeed on this programme and will be offered support and guidance as far as possible to ensure this achievement.
We work on an open door policy and learners can approach us at any point of the programme for assistance.
It is our aim to ensure that the programme meets the school of thought of continuous improvement and enhancement opening the door for review and evaluation based on the feedback of the learners, facilitator, assessor and moderator.
NFS Services has studied legislation of particular relevance to our activities and to the best of our knowledge our activities comply with all requirements in this legislation:
- SAQA Act 58 of 1995
- QCTO (established under the Skills Development Act)
- SD Act 24 of 2010
- FET Act 25 of 2010
- Labour Relations Act
To achieve this, NFS-Services is in partnership with Agricon Academy that will provide accredited short courses in Agriculture and Conservation related skills courses from AgriSeta and CathSeta unit standards. Agricon Academy will provide the training, and NFS-Services will provide the training material for these short courses. Agricon Academy will also develop its own training material, focusing on higher education – 3-year diploma courses is Conservation Management and Agricultural Management as well as one year Full Certificates in various fields of Wildlife Management and Agriculture.
NFS Services is passionate about nature and education and therefore is involved in several environmental related awareness and training programs such as Junior Rangers and facilitating practical experience for students studying environmental related courses.