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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Install, remove, convert and upgrade gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
258070  Install, remove, convert and upgrade gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 11 - Services Hospitality, Tourism, Travel, Gaming and Leisure 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 3  NQF Level 03 
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 
The purpose of this unit standard is to enable the safe, efficient and correct completion of the installation and removal of machines, equipment and systems in a gaming situation. The individual must also be able to convert or upgrade appropriate machines, systems or equipment.

On achievement of this unit standard the learner will understand and be able to:
  • Comply with relevant internal and external rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Install and remove gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems.
  • Convert and upgrade gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    It is assumed that learners are competent in:
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3 or equivalent.
  • Communication at NQF Level 3 or equivalent. 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    Where required, guides to the scope and complexity of the learning are provided in the specific outcomes or assessment criteria. This unit standard does not cover maintenance, servicing or fault-finding and fault-resolving or repairs, although such activities may occur at the same time. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Comply with relevant internal and external rules, regulations, policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Operations are conducted in accordance with relevant gaming board rules and regulations. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Other legislation impacting on gaming is identified and complied with to ensure correct standards are met. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Company policy and procedures are implemented when conducting installation, removal, servicing and maintenance of gaming machines, gaming related equipment and systems. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    Occupational health and safety requirements are integrated when operating in a gaming situation. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Install and remove gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Decisions are made with regard to the feasibility of installing or removing certain gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Gaming machines are removed and installed in accordance with legislation and organisational policy and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Due care of customers, operations and assets of the organisation is taken while completing the installation or removal. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The required reports relating to installation and/or removal are completed according to organisational requirements. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Convert and upgrade gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Conversion and upgrading activities are conducted on gaming related equipment and systems. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Due care of customers, operations and assets of the organisation is taken while completing the conversion or upgrade. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The required reports relating to conversions and upgrading are completed according to organisational requirements. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • An individual wishing to be assessed against the unit standard (including through RPL) may apply to an assessment agency, assessor or provider institution accredited by the relevant Education and Training Quality Assurance body (ETQA), or one with an appropriate memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the relevant ETQA.
  • Anyone assessing a learner against this unit standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant ETQA, or one with an appropriate MOU with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable achievement of this unit standard, or assessing this unit standard, must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA, or one with an appropriate MOU with the relevant ETQA.
  • Moderation of assessment will be conducted by the relevant ETQA, or one with an appropriate MOU with the relevant ETQA.
  • Moderation should include both internal and external moderation where applicable. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    The knowledge underpinning the above specific outcomes is:

    Relevant knowledge of gaming machine maintenance including:
  • Installation of gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems.
  • Removal of gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems.
  • Conversion of gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Problem evaluation is evidenced when deciding whether or not to install or remove certain gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
  • Science and technology is employed when using the appropriate instruments to install and remove gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems.
  • Science and technology is employed when converting and upgrading gaming machines and gaming related equipment and systems. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ASSESSOR CRITERIA 
    N/A 

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

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    N/A 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  63269   National Certificate: Gaming Operations  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CATHSSETA 


    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.
     
    NONE 



    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.