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Skills Development Act, 1998 (Act No. 97 of 1998)

Chapter 6C : Quality Council for Trades and Occupations

26J. Regulations regarding occupational standards and qualifications


The Minister may, after consulting the QCTO, by notice in the Gazette make regulations regarding—

(a) the setting of occupational standards and qualifications;
(b) the recognition and registration of occupational curricula;
(c) the accreditation of occupational skills development providers;
(d) the approval of occupational learning programmes;
(e) the registration of occupational assessors and moderators;
(f) the certification for occupational standards and qualifications;
(g) the accreditation of occupational assessment centres;
(h) the approval of workplaces for occupational training and the monitoring of workplaces for occupational training;
(i) the provision of occupational foundational learning;
(j) the provision of internships;
(k) the appointment of occupational communities of expert practice;
(l) the organising framework for occupations;
(m) the recognition of prior learning in respect of occupational qualifications; and
(n) any other matter concerning occupational standards and qualifications or which it is necessary or expedient to prescribe in order to enable the QCTO to perform its functions under this Act.


[Section 26I inserted by section 11 of Act No. 37 of 2008]