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The Education (Teacher Registration) Act 1971 provided for an amendment of the Educaiton Act 1958 - by establishing divisional registration boards and a Teacher Registration Council, which became operational in February 1973.
The Technical Teachers' Registration Board was responsible for registering qualified technical teachers. Registration was a pre-requisite for employment as a technical teacher with the Education Department.
The Board consisted of nine members representing the Department, teacher unions and Teachers' Colleges.
The Board amalgamated with VA 1635 Secondary Teachers' Registration Board, VA 1634 Primary Teachers' Registration Board, and VA 1226 Teacher Registration Council in 1987 to form the Teachers' Registration Board VA 4087.