Press release CPMD to Launch Commercial Qualification
CPMD, The College of People Management and Development, Norwood based property training provider, will be offering SAQA’s Further Education and Training Certificate (FETC): Commercial Property and Facilities Management (NQF Level 4), a highly sought after qualification for the South African commercial and industrial property industry.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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PRESS RELEASE * PRESS RELEASE * PRESS RELEASE * PRESS RELEASE * PRESS RELEASECPMD to launch Commercial QualificationCPMD, The College of People Management and Development, Norwood based property training provider, will beoffering SAQA’s Further Education and Training Certificate (FETC): Commercial Property and Facilities Management(NQF Level 4), a highly sought after qualification for the South African commercial and industrial property industry.This qualification has the same application as the FETC: Real Estate (NQF Level 4), which has been in operation for thepast couple of years, however it has a commercial property orientation as opposed to residential property positioning.According to SAQA, the purpose of the qualification is to provide practitioners in the field of Commercial PropertyManagement with a broad knowledge of concepts, principles and theory underpinning the skills and specialisedknowledge required to practice within this field.The qualification is aimed at existing agents or new agents to the industry, who may be less familiar with the aspects ofcommercial property management. The qualification set out by SAQA and the material designed by CPMD aims toprovide new entrants into the field with the necessary tools to become a professional with expertise in this area of theproperty market. It also accommodates the more experienced property person, by facilitating the formalisation ofknowledge and skills that they will acquire as part of the programme. This means all Property Practitioners, Managers,Brokers and Facility Managers in Commercial Property, who wish to up-skill themselves and consolidate theirexperience in the industry with invaluable knowledge to enhance their competence in the workplace, should sign up forthe programme.The course includes a variety of Commercially oriented topics including inter alia: Capital Gains Tax, VAT, Legal Contractsfor Business, Business Communication Skills, Understanding Financial Statements, Special Valuations, CommercialProperty Investment, Property Broking and Facilities Management, Sales and Marketing and PR Strategies for theCommercial Market, and Property Project Team Management.CPMD’s first public programme will start at their Norwood (Johannesburg) based venue, in February 2013, and will offer2-3 days face-to-face tuition each month for about a 10-12 month period. CPMD welcomes enquiries for 2013registration. Corporate in-house programmes will also be available for groups of learners from the same organisation,nationwide.CPMD is also now offering RPL NQF Level 4 on demand each month from September 2012, to accommodate agents toensure they are RPL’d by the looming deadline in 2013. The EAAB has confirmed that ALL agents who have not beenexternally verified by December 2013 will not be able to renew their Fidelity Fund Certificates. This means that theywould have to start their RPL by January-March 2013, to finish by June so that they can be moderated and uploaded intime for the Service Seta visit. Currently the Seta is averaging four months to visit and verify. This deadline also appliesto those exempted against equivalency matrix as well as those who are 60 years and above who must have theirexemption letters/certificates. CPMD will gladly assist agents to ensure compliance. Contact Nicole Gooch on 011 728-7225 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. CPMD is an accredited training provider: Services Seta No: 2508, Fasset No: 585/00845/08, AAT No: oo10402, DHET Provisional Registration: 2010/FE07/110 www.cpmd.co.za Contact Tracy Jay: +27 11 728-7225 o email@example.com Samzo House, 103 William Road, Norwood, Johannesburg Samzo House, 103 William Road, Norwood, Jhb.