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2015

Date Topic Description
2016
March Budget and Tax Update: 2016 

Fasset’s half-day Budget and Tax Update seminar will focus on being practical and relevant, discussing new and pending legislation and covering some of the key areas announced in the 2016 Budget Speech, examining their impact on individual taxpayers and businesses.

2015
November Fasset Incentives Event 

Fasset Incentive workshop was held in November 2015. The workshop was held to empower Skills Development Facilitators (SDF) about benefits of being a member of the Seta. Information on Fasset strategy, which is in line with the 2012 funding regulations as well as the White Paper for Post-School Education and Training was shared with SDF.

October Ethic, Risk, Governance and Fraud 

Fasset’s full day seminar on Ethic, Risk, Governance and Fraud was held countrywide in November 2015. Seminar covered the subject principles and provide practical tips, ensuring an intermediate level understanding of Ethics, Risk, Governance and Fraud.

The aim of the seminar was to equip delegates with the working knowledge of Ethics in order to be able to identify, understand, plan, establish and monitor those key areas in your business that will assist in building the right Governance structures that support your Risk Management efforts, whilst entrenching an ethical culture to enable you to proactively identify Fraud and mitigate the prevalence thereof.

October Fundamental Project Management  Fasset’s full day workshop on Fundamental Project Management was held in October 2015. Delegates learned how to conduct a feasibility study, how to plan a project, how to compile a work breakdown structure and use different techniques to plan and manage a project. The aim of training was to provide knowledge of the fundamentals of Project Management.
September Labour Legislation Update  Fasset half-day seminar on Labour Legislation Update was held in September 2015. The seminar was pertinent, looked at relevant practical aspects of Labour Law that may affect members of the Fasset sector. The presentation identified features of recent developments that are specifically relevant to small and medium-sized practitioners, middle managers, team leaders, supervisors and union representatives.
September Labour Legislation Update  Fasset half-day seminar on Labour Legislation Update was held in September 2015. The seminar was pertinent, looked at relevant practical aspects of Labour Law that may affect members of the Fasset sector. The presentation identified features of recent developments that are specifically relevant to small and medium-sized practitioners, middle managers, team leaders, supervisors and union representatives.
August Effective Client Services  Fasset full-day workshop on Effective Client Services was held in August 2015. The workshop was focusing on understand the importance of and skills to better implement Effective Client Service processes. Delegates attended the workshop were provided with information on a broad range of Effective Client Service skills and will cover the following topics and new developments:
July Compliance with Changes in Legislation  Fasset hosted a half day seminar on Compliance with Changes in Legislation 2015 Update countrywide in July 2015. It facilitates an intermediate understanding of Complying with Changes in Legislation as well as a high-level overview of the existing legislation.
June Time and Stress Management  Fasset full-day workshop on Time and Stress Management was held in June 2015. The workshop focus was sharing practical information and tools applicable to managing stress more effectively and not on providing masses of theoretical information on the topic.
May Management and Leadership Skills  Fasset full-day workshop on Management and Leadership Skills was held in May 2015. This workshop aimed to build capacity for Fasset stakeholders and ensure an intermediate level of understanding of management and leadership.
April Influencing and Negotiating Skills  Fasset full-day workshop on Influencing and Negotiation Skills was held in April. This workshop defined negotiation and influence; and focused on the basic types and phases of negotiation, as well as the skills one need to become an effective negotiator.
March Budget and Tax Update  Fasset’s half-day Budget and Tax Update seminar focused on being practical and relevant, discussing new and pending legislation and covering some of the key areas announced in the 2015 Budget Speech, examining their impact on individual taxpayers and businesses.
February Office Etiquette  The workshop aimed helping employees understand the importance of conducting themselves professionally in the workplace and introduces basic tools that employees can use to help them achieve and maintain a professional conduct in the workplace.