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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Implement roadside safety procedures 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
14561  Implement roadside safety procedures 
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 is for those who have the responsibility for Road Side Safety during road construction and road maintenance activities.

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 
ABET 4 Literacy and ABET 3 in Numeracy.

Read and interpret construction drawings and specification. 

UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
  • National Roads
  • Provincial Roads
  • Municipal Roads
  • Declared Roads
  • Public Roads 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Identify and procure the required road traffic signs 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Road traffic signs are identified in terms of Road Traffic Act and project specification. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Road Traffic signs acquired in terms of organizational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Signs procured and stored as required. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Identify staff to implement road side safety 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Staff identified that are adequately trained. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Personal protective equipment identified procured and issued. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Staff reminded on relevant safety aspects. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Prepare site for traffic control 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Equipment required for installing road signs is gathered. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Road traffic signs installed in terms of relevant technical requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Staff and equipment placed in terms of project specification/legislation. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Control traffic 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. Traffic is controlled in accordance with Road Traffic Act and project specification. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Trained staff placed in terms of project specification. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Traffic congestion is minimized. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Emergency procedures implemented if required. 


    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 Workers. 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 understand and can explain:
  • Apply requirements of Road Traffic Act and project specification.
  • Identify equipment and personnel.
  • Prepare site for traffic control.
  • Execution of efficient traffic control during construction and maintenance activities. 


  • Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Identify and procure the required road traffic signs.
  • Identify staff to implement road side safety.
  • Prepare site for traffic control.
  • Control traffic.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Equipment and staff identified in terms of project specification.
  • Traffic controlled safely and efficiently. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Control traffic.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Control of support staff during traffic control operation. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Manage information.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Identify and procure the required road traffic signs.
  • Identify staff to implement road side safetyl.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Interpretation of project specification and relevant Road Traffic Acts. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Control traffic.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Communication with support staff during traffic control operations. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrate scientific and technological competence.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Prepare site for traffic control.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Correct placement of equipment and staff. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
    Employ self management.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Identify and procure the required road traffic signs.
  • Identify staff to implement road side safety.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Equipment and staff identified.

    Understand contextual world-systems.

    Specific Outcome:
  • Control traffic.

    Assessment Criteria:
  • Efficient control of traffic. 

  • 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
    Core  24133   National Certificate: Construction: Roadworks  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Core  49080   National Certificate: Construction: Advanced Crane Operations  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Core  49081   National Certificate: Construction: Advanced Plant Operations  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Core  24173   National Certificate: Construction: Roadworks  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
    Elective  49411   General Education and Training Certificate: Construction  Level 1  NQF Level 01  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. Abakholwe Community Developers (Pty) Ltd 
    2. Abasizi Contractor Development Services Pty Ltd 
    3. Academy for Construction Skills (Pty) Ltd (ACS) 
    4. AFRICAN ACAD.FOR COM.ASSIS.ENGINEERING 
    5. Agisanang SA Training 
    6. Amagema Development and Social Consultants 
    7. Amber Tower Training 
    8. Arehone Consulting 
    9. Artisan Development Academy 
    10. Aveng Grinaker -LTA Civil Engineering 
    11. BH Training and Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
    12. Blacken Security Services 
    13. Bokgoni Training And Development 
    14. BOLAND COLLEGE (Paarl) 
    15. Border Kei Training Trust 
    16. Bright Storm Projects 
    17. Construction Resource Development College 
    18. D and E Services Pty Ltd 
    19. DAMBUZA COMMUNITY TRUST 
    20. Dego Consultants 
    21. DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES BRANDVLEI TRAINING CENTRE 
    22. DiphitlheleloTechnical Services 
    23. Eastcape Training Centre 
    24. Edu-Wise Group (Pty) Ltd 
    25. EDUCATORY ELECTRO SERVICES 
    26. Edzani Community Development and Consultancy 
    27. eminence 
    28. Emthonjeni Wolwazi Trading 
    29. Ergo-Maphelong Institute 
    30. ETS Emergency Training Solutions (PTY) LTD 
    31. Forek Institute of Technology 
    32. Goldfields FET College 
    33. Hlumanathi Trading PTY LTD 
    34. HWM Consultancy 
    35. Ifodo Skills Enterprise (Pty) Ltd 
    36. Ikemeleng Training and Development Services 
    37. IMBAWULA CIVIL ENGINEERING ACADEMY 
    38. In Touch Community Development & Project Managers 
    39. INFINITY SERVICES INK 
    40. IQHAYIYA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Legacy) 
    41. Itemba Development Consultants 
    42. IZWE TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT 
    43. Jefferson Skills Academy 
    44. Josmap Training Institute 
    45. KNK Largesuccess Construction 
    46. Laydena (PTY) LTD 
    47. M Tech Training Consultants 
    48. Macsen Construction & Projects 
    49. Mahish 
    50. Majoncor Projects and Training Academy (Pty) Ltd 
    51. Mangaung Artisan Developers and Projects 
    52. Mapotomane Trading and Projects 
    53. Masana Social Consultants cc 
    54. Masima Training Sa Cc 
    55. Matimba Rigging & Training (SECUNDA) (TP) 
    56. Microzone Training CC 
    57. Mohlaje Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    58. Montana Skills Development Agency 
    59. Mpilende Training and Technology Solutions 
    60. Mthoms Trading 
    61. MUDITAMBI HOLDINGS 
    62. MZANTSI TRUCK & BUS (Uitenhage) 
    63. New Hope Revival Organisation NPC 
    64. Nkqubela Community Developers 
    65. Nokuthula Dube & Associates 
    66. NOLOSHA 
    67. NOMAKU TRADERS CC 
    68. NOMASOJABULA TRAINING CENTRE 
    69. Northern Cape Rural TVET College 
    70. NSINGWENI CONSULTING (PTY) LTD 
    71. Nsukay Trading and Projects (Pty) Ltd 
    72. Nthacom Holdings 
    73. Ntongenhle Construction Force 
    74. Ntwani Funi Trading and Projects (Pty) Ltd 
    75. Othandweni Training Centre 
    76. P.MAB MANAGERS AND PROJECTS (PTY) LTD 
    77. Pat Sesfikile Trading CC 
    78. PMA Holdings (PTY ) LTD. 
    79. POINT COACH WORKS T/A SUPERTECHNIK (Durban) 
    80. Powerpro Technologies and Training Facility (PTY) LTD 
    81. Protech Training (Pty) Ltd 
    82. Qualfurn Training & Projects (Pty) Ltd 
    83. Raubex Construction Pty (Ltd) 
    84. Realeboga Training Provider 
    85. Regen Technical Institute Pty Ltd 
    86. Sakhisizwe Development Training 
    87. Sejamo Construction and Training 
    88. Sekhukhune District Municipality EMS Training Academy 
    89. Sinethemba Visiwe PTY LTD 
    90. Sithemba Construction 
    91. South African Value Education (Pty) Ltd 
    92. Sphola Consulting CC 
    93. STEP AHEAD BUSINESS TRAINING 
    94. STEVENEL TRAINING CONSTRUCTION AND CIVIL 
    95. Thabomeleng 
    96. The Skills Matrix cc 
    97. Thela Developments 
    98. Thembifundo Ikusasa Lakho 
    99. Tius Consultants 
    100. Tjeka Training Matters Pty Ltd 
    101. Tommy Phiri Labour Relations and Training Services 
    102. TOP PERFORMERS FOR AFRICA CC 
    103. Training Force (Pty) Ltd 
    104. TRANSVAAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION 
    105. TSEBO SECHABA CONSULTING 
    106. TSK Projects 
    107. Ubucubu Home Industries 
    108. UNIQUE SOLUTIONS/EAGLES GUESTHOUSE 
    109. UTHUNGULU HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT 
    110. WAL TRAINING 
    111. WHSE Training College 
    112. Zama Training & Developments 
    113. Zwartkop Training Centre 



    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.