Education Amendment Act (No 3) 2010

4 Interpretation
  • Section 2(1) is amended by inserting the following definitions in their appropriate alphabetical order:

    crime involving dishonesty has the same meaning as in section 2(1) of the Crimes Act 1961

    criteria for registration, in relation to a private school or proposed private school, means the criteria set out in section 35C

    government training establishment has the same meaning as it has in section 159

    industry training organisation has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Industry Training Act 1992

    institution has the same meaning as it has in section 159

    lead provider means a provider of secondary-tertiary programmes that is recognised by the Minister by notice in the Gazette under section 31F as a lead provider

    managers of a private school means all the people who control and manage the school, whether or not they have a proprietary interest in it

    participating student means a student undertaking a secondary-tertiary programme who is enrolled in any of the following:

    • (a) a secondary school:

    • (b) a composite school:

    • (c) a school that is registered under section 35A, other than a school registered under that section only as a primary school:

    • (d) a special school that is a relevant school within the meaning of section 246

    provider group means a group of providers of secondary-tertiary programmes that is recognised by the Minister by notice in the Gazette under section 31B as a provider group

    registered establishment has the same meaning as it has in section 159

    review officer has the same meaning as it has in section 323

    secondary component, in relation to a secondary-tertiary programme, means the portion of the programme that consists of participation in secondary education, whether or not provided by the school in which the participating student is enrolled

    secondary-tertiary programme has the meaning given to it in section 31A

    serious criminal activity means any offence involving fraud, violence, or harm to children, any sexual offence, or any crime involving dishonesty

    tertiary component, in relation to a secondary-tertiary programme, means the portion of the programme that consists of the participating student's apprenticeship training (as defined in section 5 of the Modern Apprenticeship Training Act 2000), or participation in tertiary education that—

    • (a) is provided by any 1 or more of the following:

      • (i) a board of a secondary school, a composite school, or a special school that is a relevant school within the meaning of section 246:

      • (ii) the managers of a school registered under section 35A, other than a school registered under that section only as a primary school:

      • (iii) a government training establishment:

      • (iv) an institution:

      • (v) a registered establishment; and

    • (b) may include work experience (other than work experience obtained by a student under section 71) as part of the programme that is approved by the provider of the secondary or tertiary component of the programme.