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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Over-wrap display units 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
116956  Over-wrap display units 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Secondary Agriculture: Processing 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
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FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 01 - Agriculture and Nature Conservation Secondary Agriculture 
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 
A learner who has achieved this unit standard will be competent in:
  • Over-wrapping display units to ensure availability for the case filling process. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    To enter a learning programme for this unit standard or to be assessed against this unit standard, the learner is assumed to have:
  • Literacy and numeracy at NQF level 1
  • Knowledge of the application of quality control on the final product
  • Introduction to the Tobacco Processing Industry 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    The learner is expected to perform the specific outcomes as reflected in this unit standard with minimal supervision, but with access to work-site procedures and operating instructions.

    The scope of this unit standard deals with the over-wrapping of display cartons and bundles after receiving of materials and before packing display units in final containers.

    Materials include, but are not limited to, tear tape and film wrap.

    Equipment includes, but is not limited to, cut-off knives, drag rollers, folders, heater blocks. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Apply raw materials to over-wrapper. 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
  • Determining cigarette packaging specifications for over-wrapping according to quality standard specifications
  • Identifying and checking delivered raw materials according to quality standards and cigarette packaging specifications
  • Fitting raw materials to display unit over-wrapper according to operating procedures
  • Completing relevant documentation according to work-site procedures 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    See unit standard Notes for Assessment Criteria. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Prepare over-wrapper for production. 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
  • Cleaning applicable machine components according to work site procedures
  • Inspecting condition of equipment according to work site procedures
  • Rectifying deviations on equipment/running parts according to operating procedures
  • Checking and adjusting material and equipment according to operating procedures
  • Reporting deviations on machine components according to work site procedures
  • Ensuring that all safety protective systems are functional according to work site procedures 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    See unit standard Notes for Assessment Criteria. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Over-wrap display units. 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
  • Starting the machine according to operating procedures
  • Monitoring the over-wrapping process according to operating procedures
  • Taking corrective measures according to operating procedures
  • Monitoring the over-wrapping process according to quality standards and procedures
  • Taking corrective measures according to quality standards and procedures
  • Maintaining the over-wrapping equipment effectively according to operating procedures
  • Maintaining material supply and cleanliness of equipment during production according to work site procedures
  • Attending to blockages during over-wrapping process according to worksite procedures 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    See unit standard Notes for Assessment Criteria. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Complete over-wrapping process. 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
  • Stopping the over-wrapper unit according to operating procedures
  • Completing all relevant production and quality data and documentation according to production procedures 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    See unit standard Notes for Assessment Criteria. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • An individual wishing to be assessed against this unit standard may apply to an assessor accredited by SETASA.
  • Any training provider offering learning that will enable achievement of this unit standard must be registered and accredited by SETASA.
  • Moderation of assessment will be done by SETASA in its ETQA capacity at its discretion. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
  • Knowledge of fault-finding applicable to the over-wrapping process
  • Knowledge of control systems and settings on the display unit
  • Knowledge of the application of safety measures and associated risks relating to the cigarette brand change-over of an over-wrapper
  • Knowledge of the concepts efficiency, waste and production cost as applied to the over-wrapping process 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identifying and solving problems when preparing, applying materials and preparing display unit. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Working effectively with others as a member of a team when applying materials, preparing, and stopping display unit over-wrapper. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organizing and managing oneself and one's activities responsibly and effectively when determining specifications and fitting raw materials. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicating effectively using visual and/or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written persuasion when reporting deviations and complete documentation. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Using science and technology effectively and showing responsibility towards the environment and health of others when ensuring cleanliness of machine and functionality of safety protective systems. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrating an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognizing that problem-solving contexts do not exist in isolation when maintaining process and rectifying deviations. 

    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 
    Assessment Criteria:

    Assessors will observe, confirm and evaluate evidence that will indicate that learners have demonstrated competence in each of the specific outcomes. In this unit standard the following specific criteria should be used:

    Consequences are explained in the event of not:
  • Determining cigarette packaging specifications for over-wrapping
  • Identifying and checking delivered raw materials
  • Fitting raw materials to packet and display unit over-wrapper
  • Inspecting condition of equipment
  • Rectify deviations on equipment/running parts
  • Checking and adjusting material and equipment
  • Maintaining the over-wrapping equipment effectively
  • Taking corrective measures and resuming over-wrapping
  • Maintaining material supply during production
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of equipment during production
  • Attending to blockages during production

    The purpose of the following are explained:
  • Cleaning applicable machine components
  • Reporting deviations on machine components
  • Ensuring that all safety protective systems are functional
  • Completing all relevant production and quality data and documentation


    Values:

    All learners should demonstrate:
  • An application of company ethics, values as well as general safety and customer care principles
  • An awareness of expectations and obligations of basic worker/management relationships 

  • QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  49078   National Certificate: Cigarette Packaging  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  AgriSETA 


    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.