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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Monitor waste and record waste related statistics 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
116374  Monitor waste and record waste related statistics 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 06 - Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology Manufacturing and Assembly 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 4  NQF Level 04 
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 standard is in the core category of the NQF Level 4 National Certificate in CTFL Mechanician Processes. Learners who are assessed competent with this unit standard are able to conduct and monitor waste processes for work in progress and record, report, analyse and evaluate waste. 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
Learners will have attained the National Certificate in CTFL Mechanician Processes at NQF Level 3 or equivalent qualification. 

UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
Applies to all processing in the CTFL sector.

Waste reduction will include but is not limited to:
  • Grease.
  • Lubrication.
  • Process materials.
  • Energy.
  • Consumables. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Conducting and monitoring waste processes for work in progress. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The explanation outlines that monitoring procedures are identified in accordance with company policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The demonstration confirms, monitoring procedures are followed to determine that waste observation processes are operational as specified in reporting procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The demonstration confirms, all incidents of waste are identified, severity of waste is assessed and remedial action is taken in accordance with company policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The explanation outlines, the consequences of waste taking place and not timeously reducing excessive waste in accordance with legislated waste requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    Statistical data is analysed in accordance with company policies and procedures. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Recording, reporting, analysing and evaluating waste. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The demonstration confirms, according to specified reporting requirements, records of waste are completed, within the stipulated time frame. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The description outlines, according to required standards, the procedures for recording and reporting of waste. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The explanation outlines, what records and reports must be produced and what corrective action was taken applying reporting procedures and waste legislation. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    Typical waste records or reports are analysed and evaluated in conjunction with company policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    The demonstration confirms, compliance with waste reduction practices, legislation and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 6 
    Waste disposal systems including legal systems are developed in accordance with laid down legislation and accepted international practice pertaining to waste. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 7 
    Minimisation programmes and schemes are applied and adhered to at all times in accordance with laid down company requirements. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    The Education and Training Quality Assurance Bodies in the FET band or the relevant ETQA will accredit providers against this standard. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    The demonstrated understanding of:
  • Recyclable waste.
  • Legislation pertaining to waste.
  • Industry or company waste standards and codes of practice.
  • Waste recording procedures and practices.
  • Waste elimination procedures and standards.
  • Waste analysing and evaluating practices.
  • Areas where waste is generated. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems accurately, analysing waste excesses. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others and as a member of a team. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively verbally or in writing with role-players to record and report on waste. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Use science and technology when conducting waste observation processes. 

    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
    Core  48964   Further Education and Training Certificate: Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather (CTFL) Mechanician Processes  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2016-12-31  FPMSETA 
    Elective  50329   Further Education and Training Certificate: Radiation Protection  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2023-06-30  EWSETA 


    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. VEB CELE & Associates (Pty) Ltd 



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