Education Act 1989

  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).

Programmes and training schemes in which international students enrolled

Heading: inserted, on 30 August 2011, by section 32 of the Education Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 66).

232A Requirements that private training establishments must comply with before enrolling international students

(1)

A private training establishment must not enrol an international student in, or permit an international student to begin to undertake, all or part of a programme at the establishment unless—

(a)

the establishment is registered under section 233 and is a signatory to the code; and

(b)

either—

(i)

the programme is an approved programme and the establishment is accredited to provide the entire programme; or

(ii)

the programme is of less than 3 months’ duration and is exempted under section 232B; and

(c)

if standards from the Directory of Assessment Standards are included in the programme, the establishment has a consent to assess against standards.

(2)

A private training establishment must not enrol an international student to begin to undertake a training scheme at the establishment unless—

(a)

the establishment is a registered establishment and is a signatory to the code; and

(b)

either—

(i)

the training scheme is an approved training scheme; or

(ii)

the training scheme is of less than 3 months’ duration and is exempted under section 232B; and

(c)

if standards from the Directory of Assessment Standards are included in the training scheme, the establishment has a consent to assess against those standards.

(3)

For the purposes of this section and section 232B, a programme or training scheme is of less than 3 months’ duration if the period starting on the day on which the programme or scheme starts and ending on the day on which it ends (or is likely to end) is less than 3 calendar months, irrespective of the number of days during that period on which the programme or training scheme is, or is proposed to be, provided.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 232

Section 232A: inserted, on 30 August 2011, by section 32 of the Education Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 66).