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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Use a concrete dumper to haul and dump material 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
14565  Use a concrete dumper to haul and dump material 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Civil Engineering Construction 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
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FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 12 - Physical Planning and Construction Civil Engineering Construction 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 2  NQF Level 02 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Reregistered  2018-07-01  2023-06-30  SAQA 06120/18 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30   2027-06-30  

In all of the tables in this document, both the pre-2009 NQF Level and the NQF Level is shown. In the text (purpose statements, qualification rules, etc), any references to NQF Levels are to the pre-2009 levels unless specifically stated otherwise.  

This unit standard does not replace any other unit standard and is not replaced by any other unit standard. 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
This unit standard will be useful for people who work in the construction and maintenance of roads. People credited with this unit standard will be able to demonstrate the ability to use a concrete dumper to haul and dump material. Previously disadvantaged persons who through recognition of prior learning will be able to be accessed against this standard and receive National recognition for their competence. This will enhance their employability and career advancement and contribute to the socio-economic transformation of the country. 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
Code 8 drivers license.

ABET Level 4 in Literacy and ABET Level 3 in Numeracy. 

UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
Hauling and dumping of normal construction material like but not limited to: soil, sand, crushed aggregates, bags of cement, bricks, wet concrete, building material. 

Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
Prepare to transport material 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. Job instructions are interpreted correctly and the sequence of operations is determined according to specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. Pre-use inspection is conducted in such a way as to identify all equipment defects that may impair production or cause damage to equipment or injury to people. Defects are reported or rectified as per site-specific requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. The work area is examined; hazards and defects are reported or rectified in accordance with specified requirements. 
ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
Hazards and defects must include: large rock, moving machinery, water accumulations.
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
4. Preparation work is performed in accordance with specified requirements. 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
Transport material 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. The dumper is started up and shut down in accordance with specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. The dumper operation is conducted and defects are reported or repaired in accordance with specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. Hauling and dumping are conducted in accordance with specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
4. The material haul and dumping are co-ordinated with complementary operations in accordance with specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
5. Work methods comply with specified requirements to eliminate, minimise or control the risk of ill health and injuries. 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
Monitor hauling and dumping of material 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. The concrete dumper's condition is monitored and hazards and defects are reported in accordance with specified requirements. 
ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
Dumper's performance and condition must include: rate of consumable usage. Instrument readings to be within limits of manufacturer's specifications. Physical damages. Performance rate as prescribed by manufacturer and industry specific requirements.
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. The work area is continuously monitored and safety hazards are reported in accordance with specified requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. Occupational environmental elements are monitored and hazards are reported in accordance with specified requirements. 
ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
Occupational environmental elements, must include: dust, water, illumination, noise, rire and weather conditions.
 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
Report and communicate information 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. Specified reporting and recording requirements are complied with. 
ASSESSMENT CRITERION RANGE 
Reporting to supervisor. Submitting reports. Logbook entries.
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. Feedback is provided to the in-coming shift with regard to vehicle condition, environmental hazards and sub-standards in terms of specified requirements. 


UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
Assessment of learner achievements takes place at providers accredited by CETA (RSA, 1998b) for the provision of programs that result in the outcomes specified for the Certificate for Construction Contractors. CETA is responsible for moderation of learner achievements of learners who meet the requirements of this qualification.

A memorandum of understanding with other ETQA bodies need to be signed when training providers working in other Sectors, requires assessment of learner achievements to take place against this unit standard. 

UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
Qualifying learners understands and can explain:
  • The technique of hauling and dumping material.
  • The identification of hazards in the work environment.
  • The purpose of checklists.
  • The application of pre-operational vehicle checklist and manufacturer`s checklist.
  • The preparation of the area and material to be dumped.
  • Operator`s manual and operational requirements. 


  • Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Prepare to transport material.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • The work area is examined; hazards and defects are reported or rectified in accordance with specified requirements.
  • Range: Hazards and defects must include: large rock, moving machinery, water accumulations. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others.

    Specific Outcomes:
  • Report and communicate information.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Feedback is provided to the in-coming shift with regard to vehicle condition, environmental hazards and sub-standards in terms of specified requirements. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Manage information.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Prepare to transport material.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • The work area is examined; hazards and defects are reported or rectified in accordance with specified requirements.
  • Range: Hazards and defects must include: large rock, moving machinery, water accumulations. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Report and communicate information.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Feedback is provided to the in-coming shift with regard to vehicle condition, environmental hazards and sub-standards in terms of specified requirements. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Demonstrate scientific and technological competence.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Monitor hauling and dumping of material.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • The concrete dumper`s condition is monitored and hazards and defects are reported in accordance with specified requirements.
  • Range: Dumper`s performance and condition must include: rate of consumable usage. Instrument readings to be within limits of manufacturer`s specifications. Physical damages. Performance rate as prescribed by manufacturer and industry specific requirements. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
    Employ self management.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Monitor hauling and dumping of material.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • The concrete dumper`s condition is monitored and hazards and defects are reported in accordance with specified requirements.
  • Range: Dumper`s performance and condition must include: rate of consumable usage. instrument readings to be within limits of manufacturer`s specifications. Physical damages. Performance rate as prescribed by manufacturer and industry specific requirements.

    Understand contextual world-systems.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Monitor hauling and dumping of material.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • The work area is continuously monitored and safety hazards are reported in accordance with specified requirements. 

  • REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
    As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this unit standard was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  49411   General Education and Training Certificate: Construction  Level 1  NQF Level 01  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Elective  49410   National Certificate: Construction  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Elective  24133   National Certificate: Construction: Roadworks  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 


    PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
    This information shows the current accreditations (i.e. those not past their accreditation end dates), and is the most complete record available to SAQA as of today. Some Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionaries have a lag in their recording systems for provider accreditation, in turn leading to a lag in notifying SAQA of all the providers that they have accredited to offer qualifications and unit standards, as well as any extensions to accreditation end dates. The relevant Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionary should be notified if a record appears to be missing from here.
     
    1. Aveng Grinaker -LTA Civil Engineering 
    2. BH Training and Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
    3. IMBAWULA CIVIL PROJECTS 
    4. Interlink Technical Training 
    5. IQHAYIYA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Legacy) 
    6. IZWE TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT NPC SDL 
    7. Microzone Training CC 
    8. Mopani South East FET College - Central Office 
    9. South African Value Education (Pty) Ltd 
    10. The Business Zone 352 
    11. Training Force (Pty) Ltd 



    All qualifications and part qualifications registered on the National Qualifications Framework are public property. Thus the only payment that can be made for them is for service and reproduction. It is illegal to sell this material for profit. If the material is reproduced or quoted, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) should be acknowledged as the source.