Quality Council for Trades and Occupations
The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) is a Quality Council established in terms of the Skills Development Act in South Africa. It’s role is to oversee the design, implementation, assessment and certification of occupational qualifications on the Occupational Qualifications Sub-Framework (OQSF).
The QCTO is the quality assurance body responsible for issuing the Survey Interviewing Qualification in South Africa. SAMRA has been mandated by the QCTO to conduct the final assessment for the Survey Interviewing Qualification, to determine whether a survey interviewer is competent and, therefore, should qualify as such.