WLN005: TEO to ensure programmes meet criteria

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Condition

The TEO must ensure that a programme of workplace 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) is effective and innovative in improving each learner’s workplace literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy skills, to meaningfully engage in the workplace and New Zealand society, and

e) is able to be tailored to meet the needs of each individual learner, and

f) has adequate processes for reporting on each learner's progress in improving literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy skills, and

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

In addition, a TEO that is an employer as defined in Condition WLN002, or a TEO that works with a specific employer, must ensure that a programme of workplace training in which an eligible learner is enrolled in continues to be a programme that:

a) provides high quality literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy study or training that is tailored to the needs of the workplace; and

b) contributes to the development of sustainable employee literacy and numeracy practices within the workplace; and

c) has targeted literacy, numeracy, or literacy and numeracy, outcomes that reflect the priorities and needs of the workplace; and

d) has the support of the employer's senior management.

  • Last changed: 6 April 2016
  • Last verified: 6 April 2016