Programme Development and Review Groups

Terms of Reference of LOETB FET Programme / Development Groups


The purpose of the LOETB FET Programme Development & Review Group is to develop new programmes to complement LOETB’s FET provision.


The membership of the FET Programme Development & Review Group is designed to enable relevant LOETB management and staff to collectively contribute to the development of new programmes.

Chair: The Chair will be a member of the FET SMT

Secretary: The Secretary will be appointed by a member of the FET SMT

Ordinary Members:        

  • At least one Subject Matter Expert
  • Relevant staff members involved in delivery of the discipline in question, where available

Learner Representation:  The process of developing new FET programmes may involve facilitating Learner Focus groups

Accountable to:        

FET Quality Council


  • Proposing the development of validation applications for new programmes
  • Developing draft programme documentation
  • Collating programme validation documentation for submission to Programme Advisory Forum
  • Identifying requirements (resources, etc) for the establishment of new/revised programmes
  • Reporting on progress of action plans to Programme Advisory Forum
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