ILN005: TEO to ensure programmes meet criteria


The TEO must ensure that a programme of study or training in which an eligible learner is enrolled continues to be a programme that:

a)     provides literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy study or training that is specific, rather than embedded, within the programme; and

b)     contributes to the Government’s priority for literacy and numeracy skill development, as set out in the Tertiary Education Strategy 2014-2019; and

c)     provides high quality literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy, study or training that represents value for money; and

d)     enables each learner to use literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy skills to meaningfully engage in New Zealand society; and

e)     is effective in improving each learner’s literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy skills; and

f)      has measurable literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy outcomes; and

g)     is flexible and able to be tailored to meet the needs of an individual adult learner; and

h)     is provided by a tutor who holds an appropriate qualification (such as the National Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy Education (Vocational/Workplace).


  • Last changed: 7 April 2016
  • Last verified: 7 April 2016