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


Constitution of the Agriculture Sector Education and Training Authority (AgriSETA)

Chapter Three : Membership of Governing Board

12. Composition


12.1 The Governing Board must consist of an equal number of members representing organised employers (on the one hand) and organised labour (on the other hand).


12.2 The Governing Board consists of twenty members:
12.2.1 ten members nominated by organised employers; and
12.2.2 ten members nominated by organised labour.


12.3 Members representing organised employers and members representing organised labour must be sufficiently representative of designated groups.


12.4 The organised employers and trade unions which are eligible to participate in the process of nominating members are listed in Schedule 2.


12.5 Members are nominated and appointed in accordance with this clause and Schedule 3.


12.6 The Governing Board must elect from its members a chairperson and a deputy chairperson provided that the respective offices must be occupied by one employer representative and one employee representative simultaneously.


12.7 Every organisation that nominates a member to the Governing Board must also nominate an alternate to that member to substitute for a member who may be temporarily absent and unable to attend a meeting of the Governing Board.


12.8 An alternate contemplated in clause 12.7 has all the rights and duties of the member of the Governing Board whilst substituting for that member.