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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD THAT HAS PASSED THE END DATE: 

Apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
13223  Apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Manufacturing and Assembly Processes 
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 3  NQF Level 03 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Passed the End Date -
Status was "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 skills, values and knowledge reflected in this unit standard are required by people in the field of manufacturing and engineering.
The learning outcomes in this unit standard also contribute to the exit level outcomes required for various NQF level 3 manufacturing and engineering qualifications.
Qualifying learners can apply relevant safety, health and environmental protection procedures in their place of work to maintain a safe and productive work area. They are able to explain safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations at the workplace, perform safety inspections, and identify and report on unsafe conditions. 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
This unit standard has been designed as part of a progression. It is one of a series of unit standards for safety, health and environmental protection in the field of manufacturing and engineering.
The credits allocated to this unit standard assume that a learner has already learned to
  • Work safely and use safety equipment 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    The learner is required to apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures as described in the specific outcomes of this standard in his/her area of work. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Explain and discuss statutory rights, responsibilities and liability regarding safety 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
    Explain and discuss statutory rights, responsibilities and liability regarding safety, health and the environment in the workplace. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Explain and discuss safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
    Explain and discuss safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations at the workplace. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Perform safety and environmental inspections in work area 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Identify unsafe conditions and take corrective action 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 5 
    Report on safety conditions in work area 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 


  • UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    The assessment will be governed by the policies and guidelines of the MERSETA Education and Training Quality Assuror (ETQA) who has jurisdiction over this field of learning.
    The assessor will (at the very least) be accredited and have a technical qualification in this learning area.
    The learner can be assessed in the language of his/her choice although if s/he has to report incidents or conditions to some one else, s/he will be assessed on his/her ability to report in the language commonly used in the working environment.
    The learner will be assessed in the workplace or by simulation, but can submit documents, projects, test results and assignments that are not produced in the workplace or by the RPL process.
    The learner can be assessed against this unit standard to obtain credits or as part of an integrated assessment for a qualification. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    1. Purpose of:
  • Safety inspections
  • Reporting on safety conditions

    2. Attributes, descriptions, characteristics & properties:
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions

    3. Cause and effect, implications of:
  • Implications of failing to identify and report on unsafe conditions
  • Implications of failing to follow up on safety concerns and corrective actions taken

    4. Procedures and techniques:
  • Safety inspections
  • Reporting on safety conditions

    5. Regulations, legislation, agreements, policies, standards:
  • Applicable safety, health and environmental legislation and regulations
  • Applicable company policies and standards

    6. Relationships, systems:
  • Relationship between applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures and a safe and productive work area 


  • Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems:
  • Related to unsafe conditions in work area 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others:
  • To determine corrective actions required and follow up on these 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage myself and my activities:
  • Work in such a manner that I apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information:
  • Gather information on safety conditions in work are and report on these
  • Determine appropriate corrective action 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively:
  • Report on safety conditions in work area 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems:
  • Explain the relationship between applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures and a safe and productive work area 

  • 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 

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    Status was "Reregistered" 
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    Status was "Reregistered" 
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    Status was "Reregistered" 
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    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  As per Learning Programmes recorded against this Qual 
    Core  49019   National Certificate: Metals Production  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-04-07   
    Core  20889   National Certificate: Plastics Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2005-04-13  Was MERSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  49449   National Certificate: Plastics Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  79407   National Certificate: Polymer Compound Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  21012   National Certificate: Power and Telecommunication Cable Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  57899   National Certificate: Printing and Manufacture of Packaging  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  58785   National Certificate: Production Technology  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  35939   National Certificate: Pulp and Paper Woodyard Operations  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-01  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  48437   National Certificate: Road Transport  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  TETA 
    Core  49400   National Certificate: Steel Tube and Pipe Manufacturing (Seamless Hot-Finished OR Welded OR Cold-Formed)  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2012-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  59019   National Certificate: Tissue Conversion  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  48798   National Certificate: Tyre and Tyre Component Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48795   National Certificate: Tyre Assembly  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48643   Further Education and Training Certificate: Chemical Pulp Manufacturing  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  66349   Further Education and Training Certificate: General Forestry  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  48962   Further Education and Training Certificate: Manufacturing and Assembly Logistics (M&AL)  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48649   Further Education and Training Certificate: Meat Examination  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  AgriSETA 
    Core  48644   Further Education and Training Certificate: Paper, Board or Tissue Manufacturing  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  48645   Further Education and Training Certificate: Pulp and Paper Chemical Recovery  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  79246   Further Education and Training Certificate: Wild Land Fire Fighting  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Elective  58718   National Certificate: Metals Processing  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Elective  57828   National Certificate: Glass Forming  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  CHIETA 
    Elective  58719   National Certificate: Metals Processing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2023-06-30  MERSETA 


    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. A.I.R Training, Consulting & Services 
    2. A4 Consultancy CC 
    3. AFRICAN MULTISKILLS DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING 
    4. Aldabri 106 Institute for Quality Pty Ltd 
    5. AVAX SA 481 CC. T/A Mandisa Development Services 
    6. Bephaswana Skills Development (Pty) Ltd 
    7. Blanket Security and SHEQ Solutions 
    8. BPL Academy 
    9. Buena Vista Learning Academy 
    10. Christian Campus Bible College 
    11. Deloitte 
    12. Deorosma (Pty) Ltd 
    13. DEW CRISP PTY LTD 
    14. EDU - FLEET 
    15. Faranang Marketing 
    16. Farisanani Health Care Services Pty Ltd 
    17. Furniture World Training Centre 
    18. FUTURE DISCOVERY TRAINING ACADEMY 
    19. Gauteng City College 
    20. Growth Management Consulting 
    21. Guest Resource Services 
    22. IALE School of Advanced Learning Education 
    23. Imperial Logistics & Transport A Div Of Imper 
    24. Inkqubela Consultants 
    25. IQ Skills Academy (PTY) LTD. 
    26. Jobafrik Consulting 
    27. Josmap Training Institute 
    28. Kay Beez Development Projects 
    29. KOKANO PROJECTS PTY LTD 
    30. Learncorp 
    31. Learning Exchange Pty (Ltd) 
    32. Legal Environment Safety & Health Requirements cc 
    33. Lewerb Holdings (PTY) Ltd 
    34. Longata Consultant 
    35. Makhuba Development Projects CC 
    36. Makoti Skills Development Solutions 
    37. Makwedeng Training 
    38. MALITINNE PTY LTD 
    39. Mamuhle Academy 
    40. Mediro Training Academy 
    41. Mnambithi TVET College 
    42. Mortarboard Training Solutions 
    43. Mpontshe Training 
    44. Ncameni Kasizane Skills Development PTY LTD 
    45. Nemalale Eagles Consultancy CC 
    46. Networx for Career Development 
    47. Nkinane Trading Enterprise 
    48. NOSA LOGISTICS PTY LTD 
    49. Ntunzela Trading Enterprise 
    50. NWK Beperk 
    51. Open Learning Group 
    52. Petra Institute of Development 
    53. PFIM Trading (Pty) Ltd 
    54. Phambile Skills Training (Pty) Ltd 
    55. Phephani Learnerships cc 
    56. PMA Holdings (PTY ) LTD. 
    57. Progressive School of Business and Engineering (Pty) 
    58. Quantum Leap College Pty Ltd 
    59. R Tech Training (Pty) Ltd 
    60. REALITY LEARNING SA 
    61. Reflections Development Institute 
    62. Salabedla Contracting and Trading (Pty) Ltd 
    63. Senwes Beperk 
    64. Shudu Trading 
    65. Silungokuhle (Pty) Ltd 
    66. Simmek Holdings 
    67. Siza Nesu Training and Consultants 
    68. Skills For Life 
    69. South African Corporate Training Association 
    70. South West Gauteng College - Central Office 
    71. Starplex 489 cc 
    72. Suidwes Beleggings Eiendoms Beperk 
    73. Tachfin Holdings 
    74. TALANA AGRI ACADEMY 
    75. TAMASA TRAINING PTY LTD 
    76. Tembe Service Providers 
    77. Thando Consulting Services 
    78. The Brokers Learning Centre 
    79. Timothy Fasheun Group Enviromentors (Pty) Ltd 
    80. Tinotel Communications 
    81. Tirhani SkillsTraining Pty Ltd 
    82. TLD Consulting 
    83. Tloumogale Business Development & Consulting 
    84. Tovani Traiding 299 
    85. Umbuso Training Services 
    86. UNIVERSITY OF BUSINESS EXCELLENCE(PTY)LTD 
    87. University of Venda 
    88. VKB LANDBOU (PTY) LTD 
    89. VPK BUSINESS VENTURE C C 
    90. Wildlife and Enviroment Society of South Africa 



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