Category: Skills Development – SD

The deadline for the annual submission of the WSP is 30 April 2021!

The law states that a company with a payroll that exceeds R500 000 per annum must be registered to pay the Skills Development Levy (SDL). All companies with 50 or more employees need to establish a Skills Development Committee and consult with the Committee prior to the submission of the skills...

Are your skills development goals aligned to your employment equity targets?

Recently the Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Employment and Labour has called for public comment on the Employment Equity Amendment Bill. The bill has been described by President Cyril Ramaphosa as a ‘game changer’ for Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa. The Minister of Labour, after consulting with various sectors including...

Getting the most out of your skills development spend!

Skills development is a priority element of the B-BBEE scorecard that requires a measured entity to spend on the upskilling of its staff/external people. Due to its nature, a measured entity needs to spend in order to earn points with regards to the skills development element and, as a priority...

Part One of the Two Part Series on Skills Development:

We can help alleviate your Skills Development pressure The Skills Development element can be a headache when you are trying to improve your B-BBEE scorecards. Previously, QSE’s could avoid this element by complying with other elements on the scorecard. This is now no longer possible and if QSE and Generic...

WSP & ATR Training

EconoServ will be hosting a training on how to prepare WSP & ATR Submissions on the 15th of February 2018. The submission window is open until end of April 2018.

financial sector codes

Financial Sector Codes are now released

Financial Sector code The FSC is still in draft phase. Parliament is getting quite concerned about the financial sector code and the slow pace of transformation in the financial sector. They are holding public hearings on the matter this week, and next week to try to sort this out. There...

reports

WSP and ATR deadline April 2017 – 7 March 2017

Well known BEE consultancy, EconoBEE, a division of the EconoServ group, is a successful leader in the BEE industry. We have many clients gaining value from our extensive experience. The good news is that we have expanded that process to EconoHR. EconoHR is a newly created division of EconoServ specialising...

mentorship

Mentorship

A huge part of the success of learnerships and specific learning programmes is mentorship or simply asking the employee how it is going an encourage them to do better. This process can often be time consuming anf fruitless if you don’t even have the correct documentation. Our SD managed service...