The Board of the Education and Training Support Agency, pursuant to section 5 of the Industry Training Act 1992, hereby gives notice that on Monday, 7 December 1998, the Agriculture Industry Training Organisation Incorporated was granted full recognition as an industry training organisation for the farming industry, including the pastoral (except equine), apiculture, arable, deer, goat, pork, poultry, fencing, wool handling, wool classing, shearing and stock and station sectors, with effect from 22 December 1998.
It will set standards on the National Qualifications Framework in the above areas at Levels 1-8.
The ITO shall be required to consult with other interested organisations over the setting of skill standards.
Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of August 2000.
ADRIENNE D'ATH, Chairperson.