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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Identify the various types of paint, primers, material and their uses 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
119740  Identify the various types of paint, primers, material and their uses 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Vehicle Maintenance 
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 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 
  • People in the field of manufacturing and engineering require the skills, values and knowledge reflected in this unit standard.
  • The learner is capable of identifying the various types of paint, primers, material and their uses in a paint shop. 

  • 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 painting in the field of manufacturing and engineering.

    Learners are assumed to be competent in:
  • Mathematical Literacy and Communication at NQF Level 1. 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
  • The ranges as indicated under the specific outcomes determine the scope and level of this unit standard.
  • All work is performed under constant supervision and according to workplace and workshop manual specifications and occupational safety, health and environmental legislation. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    The Learner is able to obtain and interpret all available information. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
  • Available information includes suppliers manuals, product information and oral information given. 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    All available information is obtained and interpreted in accordance with the workplace procedures and specifications. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Explanations given are clear and appropriate examples are given. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Appropriate literature is referred to when explanations are given. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    The Learner is able to identify the different types of paint and materials. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
  • Types of paint includes solids, metallic, water bourne, clear coat, hardener, additives and solvents.
  • Materials include abrasives, fillers, masking and cleaning. 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The different types of paint and materials are identified in accordance with the suppliers and manufacturers manuals. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Explanations given are clear and appropriate examples are given. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Appropriate literature is referred to when explanations are given. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    The Learner can explain the different uses of paint, primer and materials. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
    Uses include for final finish, preparation for final finish, priming, filling agent, corrosion protection and bonding. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The different uses of paint and materials are explained in accordance with the suppliers and manufacturers manuals. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Explanations given are clear and appropriate examples are given. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Appropriate literature is referred to when explanations are given. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    The Learner is able to discuss and explain reasons for product storage and durability processes. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
  • Storage include in demarcated areas, effective ventilation and fire proof, proper sealing of containers and temperature control.
  • Durability includes optimising shelf life and waste prevention. 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Explanations given are clear and appropriate examples are given. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Appropriate literature is referred to when explanations are given. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • Anyone assessing a learner or moderating the assessment of a learner against this unit standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant Education, Training, Quality, Assurance (ETQA) Body, or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable the achievement of this unit standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant Education, Training, Quality, Assurance (ETQA) Body, or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.
  • Assessment and moderation of assessment will be overseen by the relevant Education, Training, Quality, Assurance (ETQA) Body, or by an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA, according to the ETQA's policies and guidelines for assessment and moderation.
  • Moderation must include both internal and external moderation of assessments, unless ETQA policies specify otherwise. Moderation should also encompass achievement of the competence described in the Unit Standard.
  • Anyone wishing to be assessed against this unit standard may apply to be assessed by any assessment agency, assessor or provider institution that is accredited by the relevant ETQA. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    1. Names and functions of:
  • Paint, material and primers

    2. Attributes, descriptions, characteristics and properties of:
  • Paint, material and primers

    3. Sensory cues:
  • What I see, feel and hear during the process

    4. Purpose of:
  • Paint, material and primers
  • Proper storage
  • The effects of shelf life

    5. Regulations, legislation, agreements, policies, standards:
  • Product specifications
  • Company policies and procedures
  • SHE procedure

    6. Theory: rules, principles, laws:
  • Properties and compatibility of paint, primers and materials

    7. Relationships, systems:
  • Paint, material and primers and how they are applied in the paint shop 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems
  • Relating to the different uses of paint, primer and materials. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others
  • When interacting with team members and colleagues when gathering information. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage myself and my activities
  • When researching information from various resources.
  • When managing resources and my time. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively
  • When all applicable literature and systems are referred to and explanations are given.
  • The understanding of the process is confirmed by responding accurately to task related questions. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Use science and technology effectively and critically
  • When using information technology to source technical data All applicable literature and systems are referred to and explanations are given. 

  • 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  64410   National Certificate: Automotive Spray Painting  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Elective  65809   National Certificate: Automotive Manufacturing and Assembly  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Elective  49689   National Certificate: Automotive Repair and Maintenance  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2008-11-30  Was MERSETA until Last Date for Achievement 


    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. Barloworld South Africa (Pty) Ltd T/A Barloworld-Equipment (ISANDO) (T 
    2. BMW SA (Pty) Ltd (ROSSLYN) (TP) 
    3. Central Competent Centre (Pty) Ltd (BLOEMFONTEIN) (TP) 
    4. CREATIVE FOUNDATION TRAINING 
    5. Eastcape Midlands Public FET College - Uitenhage (High Street)Campus 
    6. False Bay Public FET College - Westlake Campus 
    7. First Car Care (Pty) Ltd T/A STi Autobody Repairers (GOODWOOD) (TP) 
    8. Golden Arrow Bus Services 
    9. Hibiscus Skills Training College (HILLCREST) (TP) 
    10. HV Consultants (Pty) Ltd (PORT ELIZABETH) (TP) 
    11. Imperial Technical Training Academy (WADEVILLE) (TP) 
    12. Industry Training & Consulting cc (PRETORIA) (TP) 
    13. JESUA CONSULTANTS (Hartenbos) (WA) 
    14. Jesua Consultants (Pty) Ltd (MOSSEL BAY) (TP) 
    15. Mercedes Benz South Africa (Pty) Ltd (CENTURION) (TP) 
    16. Mercedes Benz South Africa (Pty) Ltd (EAST LONDON) (TP) 
    17. Nissan SA (Pty) Ltd (ROSSLYN) (TP) 
    18. Northlink College - Bellville Campus 
    19. The Automobile Association of South Africa NPC T/A The AA Technical College(MIDRAND) (TP) 
    20. The Automobile Association of South Africa T/A AA Training Academy (MO 
    21. Tsoho Training & Development T/A Tsoho Training (BRITS) (TP) 
    22. Umfolozi FET College - Mandeni Campus 
    23. Volkswagen of South Africa (Pty) Ltd - Technical Learning Academy (UIT 
    24. Wide Horizon Advanced Training (PORT ELIZABETH) (TP) 



    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.