The Mining Qualifications Authority (MQA) developed and launched a Disability and Reasonable Accommodation Toolkit in 2011. The toolkit can be used to assist companies in the mining and minerals sector to ensure that people with disabilities are included in various non-artisan learnership. The MQA will be hosting a Disability Workshop to address these issues.
The purpose of the workshop is to:
Guide employers to understand issues relating to the intake of employees and learners with disabilities for effective inclusion in the mining and minerals sector,
Equip employers with cost effective and reasonable options for ensuring that employees access their worksites and improve accessibility for people with disabilities as well as the general public, and
Encourage employers to include learners with disabilities on training initiatives.
The details for the workshop are as follows:
Date: Friday, 20 July 2012
Time: 08H30 to 14H00
Venue: Sunnyside Park Hotel
- Training providers within the mining and minerals sector
- Skills Development Facilitators
- Training Managers
- Human Resources Managers
- Occupational Health and Safety representatives
- Trade Union representatives
Admission is free and is subject to delegates confirming. Seats are limited so book early.
To register please click here
Contact persons for information
For more info
rmation please contact Ms Amanda Masilo on 011 630 3546 or Ms Baitse Mokiti on 011 630 3550.
Stakeholders are advised that the MQA will not take responsibility for transport and accommodation arrangements to the event.