association of private providers of education, training & development



Not yet accredited/registered?            

Not getting timely or appropriate responses from your SETA/ Quality Council?   

Is the accreditation/ registration process too onerous for you?

As the representative body for private training institutions in South Africa,  APPETD has a presence at high-level industry bodies such as the National Skills Authority (NSA), Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO), Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET), and SETA’s amongst others.

It is a multiple-focus non-profit company dedicated to, amongst others, protecting and furthering the interests of private providers, providing regulatory support and policy influence within the ETD sector.

APPETD can advise you with the following, amongst others:

  1. SETA/ CHE/ QCTO accreditation processes
  2. DHET Registration processes
  3. Concerns with the relevant Quality Council

For assistance, please contact