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Occupational Qualification: Adult Literacy Teacher

SAQA ID Number: 101709
NQF Level: 5
Credits: 127
Registration Start Date: 2017-10-26  
Registration End Date: 2022-10-26 
Last Enrolment Date: 2023-10-26
Last Achievement Date: 2026-10-26
The purpose of this qualification is to prepare a learner to operate as an Adult Literacy Teacher. 

An Adult Literacy Teacher plans, organises and implements a well-structured programme or a series of learning events; facilitates a learning programme; designs, produces and/or adapts learning materials and additional learning resources (LTSM); produces, implements and evaluates assessment instruments, and profiles learners.

The ALT performs all these activities for adult learners at Level 1. The Adult Literacy Teacher may work as an assistant to the Adult Education Teacher.

A qualified learner will be able to: 

  • Profile adult learners.
  • Plan, structure, implement and evaluate a learning programme for adult learners.
  • Plan, implement and evaluate assessment for adult learners.

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