An applicant who intends to offer services at National Certificate 1 and 2 on the National Technical and Vocational Education and Training Qualifications Framework shall possess the following:
(a) A qualification recognised by the Council which is at least one level above the level or levels for which accreditation is being sought and teaching qualification considered adequate by the Council; or
(b) Be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and skills, and demonstrate competence in competency-based training assessment in a vocational and technical area and level or levels for which accreditation is being sought; or
(c) Industrial experience as a trainer for a minimum period of two years
(d) Accreditation is valid for a period of five years and may be renewed
(e) The Council may charge fees for accreditation and renewal of accreditation
(f) The Council may withdraw the accreditation or registration of a facilitator or a trainer if the facilitator or trainer no longer meets the registration or accreditation requirements.
Renewal of accreditation:
The Council may renew the accreditation of an applicant who
(a) Has acquired industry experience in the relevant field;
(b) Provides an affirmation in a form prescribed by the Council and the affirmation is signed by an appropriate authority of a trade association or professional body; and
(c) Has fulfilled the requirements for which accreditation was granted.
Accreditation to offer services at the Higher National Diploma level and above:
The Council shall develop accreditation requirements with appropriate bodies to provide for accreditation to offer services the at Higher National Diploma level and above on the National Technical and Vocational Education and Training Qualifications Framework.