CALL FOR NOMINATIONS OF A COUNCIL MEMBER TO SERVE AT FALSE BAY TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING (TVET) COLLEGE IN TERMS OF SECTION 10(6) OF THE CET COLLEGES ACT NO16 OF 2006 (AS AMENDED).
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Functions of the College Council as directed by the Continuing Education and Training (CET) ACT 16 of 2006, as amended by Act 1 of 2013
- The Council must perform all the functions, including the development of a College statute, which are necessary to govern the public College, subject to this Act and any applicable National or Provincial law.
- The Council must with the concurrence of the Academic Board:
a. Develop a strategic plan for the College which must:
i. Incorporate the mission, vision, goals and planning for funding of the College.
ii. Address past imbalances and gender and disability matters.
iii. Include safety measures for a safe learning environment for students, lecturers and support staff; and
iv. Be approved by the Minister.
- Determine the language policy of the College, subject to the approval of the Minister; and
- Ensure that the College complies with the accreditation requirements necessary to provide learning programmes in terms of standards and qualifications as registered on the National Qualification Framework.
- The Council, after consultation with the Student Representative Council, must provide for a suitable structure to advise on policy for student support services within the public College.
- Every student at a public College is subject to a code of conduct, disciplinary measures and procedures which are determined by the Council, subject to national policy.
- Subject to the applicable policy, the Council of the College determines the admission of the College, after consulting the Academic Board and with the approval of the Minister.
- The Council must appoint an auditor to audit records and financial statements.
- The Council must report to the Minister on:
a. The overall management and governance of the College
b. The overall performance of students in the College programmes
c. A duly audited statement of income and expenditure and balance sheet and cash flow statement.