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THE MEANING OF UBUNTU

UBUNTU is an age old African Term for humanus for caring and sharing.
UBUNTU, as an ideal, means the opposite of being self centered. It promotes co operation between individuals, cultures and nations.

THE ESTABLISHMENT OF UBUNTU

UBUNTU was established in April 1997 by the founding members, Faan Roets and Johan Ras.

The main aspects that could be considered the "Driving Force " behind the establishment of UBUNTU is:
The need for a National Qualification within the National Qualification Framework.
The need for self-empowerment.
The need for a Learner Paced Outcome Based Training Program.
The need for Accessible Training and Education.
The need for Non prescriptive Training Programs.
The need for Quality, Reliability and Creditability in the Security Training Environment.

THE UBUNTU BACKGROUND

The main events that brought UBUNTU to its current status and position in the industry are summarised as follows:
Establishment of a National Network

True to its commitment to empowerment and in the real tradition of UBUNTU, SIRA accredited training centres throughout South Africa were evaluated and added to the UBUNTU Network.

All Training Institutions were hand picked and contractual agreements signed to ensure the highest level of client service and reliability.

THE UBUNTU TRAINING METHOLOGY AND PHILOSOPHY

An outcome based, learner paced, non prescriptive and interactive training program in compliance with the national qualification framework.
The learning process is facilitated not prescribed by distance education with contact sessions and / or practical work assignments according to the learners individual needs
The focus is on the final assessment and an ability to demonstrate competency with regards to theoretical understanding, rather than the training process.
The assessment is objective rather then subjective.
Emphasis is placed on experienced learning and / or ability to utilize practical aids in the real job situation.

UBUNTU Security Training & Development

Office 082 901 3247 (Emmah)
Fax 086 614 3094
Sales & Admin 082 853 5618 (Sipho)

ronel@ubuntutraining.co.za
emmah@ubuntutraining.co.za

SASSETA: 051905002826
SAPS: 4000350
PSIRA: 351536
CO Reg: 97/12665/07

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