First Quarter

5-Day Skills Programme:

Demonstrate an Understanding of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA) &  Related Treasury Regulations).

Accredited with PSeta - Aligned to US 377913, NQF Level 5, 15 CREDITS

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

The Public Finance Management Act, Act 1 of 1999 (PFMA) and Treasury Regulations (TR), require the National and Provincial government sphere departments in South Africa to align their budgets to the achievement of their strategic plans. In order to achieve this, Management in the public sector must be empowered to apply strategic and operational planning principles for effective public service delivery.

This training will include reference to the Institutions 2014 – 2019 Strategic Plans, National Treasury MTEF and Budget Guidelines for 2015. This course is designed to assist managers in the public sector to effectively apply the requirement of the PFMA, TR and other related legislation as well as implement public financial management reform initiatives in the South African public sector.

Course Start Date 04 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 08 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R7,934.78
Unit Standards 377913
NQF 5
Credits 15
Location Arcadia Hotel

3-Day Skills Programme:
Basic Project Management
(Explain fundamentals of project management)
(Aligned to Unit Standard 120372, NQF Level 4, 5 Credits)

“Be prepared, luck is where preparation meets opportunity.”Randy Pausch

The Philosophy behind Project Management Training Course:

The best way to know what to teach in a project management course is to have some previous experience of dealing with both small and large scale projects. At LeMark, we continuously deal with projects and we know what it takes  to quickly release products and meet deadlines. Our motivation in designing this course was to put together the most critical tricks of the trade in a training package so Project Management trainers can quickly pass  on  the skills to people who need them.

Course Start Date 06 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 08 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,852.17
Unit Standards 120372
NQF 4
Credits 5
Location Arcadia Hotel

4-Day University Short Course

Course Start Date 11 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 14 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R7,669.56
Unit Standards University Outcomes based
NQF 5
Credits 12 (proposed credit)
Location Arcadia Hotel

3-Day Skills Programme on: 
Professional Business Communication Skills
(Achieve personal effectiveness in business environment)

Accredited with Service Seta – Aligned to US110021, NQF Level 4, 6 Credits 

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  
In order to make optimum use of their time and deliver exceptional results themselves, an assistant who is competent, efficient and presentable is a “must have” for any organisation. In order to assist support staff to develop the necessary skills, LeMark Training & Development is offering a course on Professional Business Communication skills for the Office Manager, Executive Secretary,  Personal Assistant and support staff wishing to enhance their ability to perform and be happier with their responsibilities.

Course Start Date 13 Feb 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 15 Feb 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,356.52
Location Fortis Capital Hotel

THREE-DAY SKILLS PROGRAMME ON:
CUSTOMER CARE AND SERVICE EXCELLENCE
(Apply client service techniques to improve service delivery)
Accredited with PSeta-Aligned to US: 120310, NQF5,6 credits 

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

Providing outstanding customer service often makes the difference between gaining and keeping a customer or losing one. This course offers the tools and techniques to ensure you build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with your customers. As a result, they become loyal advocates for you and your organisation. This skills programme explains why attention to detail is a key to success and a mark of real professionalism in any job. Learners also learn to evaluate their own experience and responsibilities as customers – preparing them to identify with and ensure cooperation from those served. Learners will learn what exceptional service is, how to project a customer-friendly image, how to handle demanding customers, and more.
This course is intended for elected political leaders and Public sector officials involved with the service delivery activities that require use of public assets to render services to the communities.

Course Start Date 20 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 22 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,961.30
Unit Standards 120310
NQF 5
Credits 6
Location Arcadia Hotel

3-Day SETA accredited skills programme

NQF 5

 

Demonstrate knowledge and insight into the prinicples of monitoring and evaluation in assessing organisation and/or programme performance in a specific context)

Course Start Date 25 Feb 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 26 Feb 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,647.83
Location Arcadia Hotel

2-Day Skills Programme

Minutes must be accurately recorded and must clarify the meeting objectives. It is crucial that they are to-the-point and track the decisions and objectives of the organization. This skills programme will build your confidence and improve your ability to summarize and select essential points when taking minutes. This course is aimed at any employee who wants to improve their organisational, minute taking and meeting procedures skills including Office Support Staff, Secretaries, Personal Assistants and Administrative Assistants.

Course Start Date 25 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 26 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R4,326.09
Unit Standards 13934
NQF 3
Credits 4
Location Fortis Capital Hotel

3-DAY SKILLS PROGRAMME ON:
POLICY FORMULATION, IMPLEMENTATION & INSTITUTIONAL GOVERNANCE

Accredited with PSeta - Aligned to US120307, NQF level5,10 Credits

This programme will be useful to learners who are elected political leaders and public sector officials involved with the service delivery activities that require the use of public assets to render services to the communities. It is also useful to South Africa's public officials and political executives, strategic executive managers and other role-players. This programme will enable learners to gain knowledge and skills in policy analysis and review as well as in the development of relevant legislation and policy affecting public administration.

Course Start Date 25 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 27 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,652.17
Unit Standards 120307
NQF 5
Credits 10
Location Arcadia Hotel

2-Day SETA Accredited Skills Programme

Course Start Date 27 Feb 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 28 Feb 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R4,330.43
Unit Standards 110023
NQF 4
Credits 6
Location Fortis Capital Hotel

3-DAY UNIVERSITY SHORT COURSE IN:
RECORDS MANAGEMENT
(NQF Level 5, 11 Proposed Credits)

COURSE OBJECTIVES:
Records Management provides an understanding of basic record management principles and how they affect daily work. This course explores the techniques and protocols that govern the life cycle of a record, including concepts of adequate and proper documentation, disposition, and where to go for help. It discusses how managing records and information supports the work and improves staff effectiveness. The objective of this programme is to create an awareness of the importance of records management in ensuring an office has effective and efficient records management policies, principles and procedures in place to ensure effective and accountable governance. This course is aimed mainly at: Records managers, Work-study officials, Business analysts, archivists, Information managers and System administrators.

Course Start Date 04 Mar 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 06 Mar 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R6,021.74
Unit Standards University Outcomes based
NQF 5
Credits 11
Location Arcadia Hotel

THREE-DAY UNIVERSITY SHORT COURSE ON: 
OFFICE MANAGEMENT
(NQF Level 5, 4 Proposed Credits)

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

This course is specifically developed for employees working in an office and administration environment. The course offers “must-have” skills necessary for optimising your office and management capacity. Recent attempts to identify key managerial skills have centered on the notion of managerial competence. 
This course is mainly an orientation course and is therefore an overview of the most important managerial issues on operation level in a public sector office environment. This course is aimed at Office Managers and Administrators, Personal Assistants & Secretaries, Clerks and Office Assistants.

Course Start Date 04 Mar 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 06 Mar 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,795.65
Unit Standards University Outcomes Based
NQF 5
Credits 4
Location Arcadia Hotel

3-DAY SKILLS PROGRAMME ON:
BUSINESS WRITING SKILLS

Accredited with Service Seta, LGSeta and PSeta - Aligned to US: 12153 - NQF level 4, 5 Credits

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

The purpose of the unit standard requires learners to follow a process in writing texts and reports required in business. It is intended to promote clear, unambiguous communication in plain language and to improve the quality of written reports and other texts that are specific to a business environment, require a particular format and may include specified legislated requirements. The unit standard enables learners to recognise and effectively use textual conventions and features specific to business texts. The programme is experiential and allows participants to spend as much time as possible on writing and editing.

Course Start Date 05 Mar 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 07 Mar 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,119.13
Unit Standards 12153
NQF 4
Credits 5
Location Arcadia Hotel

2-Day University short course

NQF 5

Course Start Date 07 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 08 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,034.78
Location Arcadia Hotel

5-Day SETA accredited skills programme

NQF 6

Course Start Date 11 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 15 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R7,934.78
Location Morning Star Express Hotel

3-Day skills programme

NQF 4

Course Start Date 11 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 13 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,365.22
Location Arcadia Hotel

2-Day SETA accredited skills programme 

NQF 5

Course Start Date 12 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 13 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R4,447.83
Location Fortis Capital Hotel

3-Day SETA accredited skills programme 

NQF 5

 

Implementing effective and efficient supply chain management in the public sector departments / entities

Course Start Date 27 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Course End Date 29 Mar 2019, 12:00 am
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,939.13
Location Morning Star Express Hotel

3-DAY UNIVERSITY SHORT COURSE ON:
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 
(NQF level 5, 4 Proposed Credits)

COURSE OBJECTIVES
Strategic management is a process of continuous and repeated efforts to keep an organisation matched to the challenges of its environment. The South African public sector environment is in a constant state of change, requiring that strategic planning processes be repeated at least annually. Strategic management is designed to provide a department with the ability to act systematically and in a critical manner to create excellence in the future. This practical, competency-based 3-day course in Strategic Management assists to capacitate public managers to plan strategically and to direct all resources towards the attainment of strategic objectives.

Course Start Date 27 Mar 2019, 8:00 am
Course End Date 29 Mar 2019, 4:00 pm
Price Per Person (ex VAT) R5,791.30
Location Arcadia Hotel