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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Road Ordinance as it applies to motor insurance 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
120026  Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Road Ordinance as it applies to motor insurance 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Insurance and Investment 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 03 - Business, Commerce and Management Studies Finance, Economics and Accounting 
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 replaces: 
US ID Unit Standard Title Pre-2009 NQF Level NQF Level Credits Replacement Status
10382  Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Road Ordinance as it applies to motor insurance  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Complete 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
This Unit Standard is intended for learners who have a technical qualification and who assess the damage to light and/or heavy motor vehicles. It will be useful for learners in Short Term Insurance Claims Departments and for learners who manage motor vehicle risk.

The qualifying learner is capable of:
  • Explaining the purpose of the Road Ordinance.
  • Demonstrating knowledge and understanding of roadworthiness as it is used in the Road Ordinance and applied in motor insurance.
  • Applying the Road Ordinance to motor claim.
  • Relating findings to circumstances of an accident in terms of policy wordings and the Road Ordinance. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners who elect to do this Unit Standard should have a relevant technical qualification. In addition, learners should be competent in Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3. 

    UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    The typical scope of this Unit Standard is the appropriate Provincial Road Ordinance based on the Road Traffic Act (93 of 1996, as amended) and the accompanying regulations at a basic level of understanding. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Explain the purpose of the Road Ordinance. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The purpose of the Road Ordinance is explained and an indication is given of the consequences of non-compliance. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The sections of the Road Ordinance that apply to insurance claims are identified in the Act. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The sections of the Road Ordinance that apply specifically to hazardous materials are identified in the Act and an indication is given of the type of license needed to transport hazardous material. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The sections of the Road Ordinance that apply to overloading are identified in the Act. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    The application of the Road Ordinance in policy wordings is identified and explained with reference to an actual policy wording. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the concept of road worthiness as it is used in the Road Ordinance and applied in motor insurance. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The term roadworthiness is explained with examples of instances where roadworthiness would apply to a claim. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Three examples are given of claims that could be repudiated on the grounds that the vehicle is not roadworthy. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Road safety components covered in the Road Ordinance are identified and an indication is given of the requirements for each component and how each component affects the safety of a vehicle and road users in terms of the Ordinance. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Apply the Road Ordinance to a motor claim. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The procedures followed for practical checks and tests are described for each road safety component. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Procedures used to investigate specifications set out in the Road Ordinance are explained with reference to three different claims. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The consequences of a faulty component in relation to a claim are explained for three different claims. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Relate findings to circumstances of an accident in terms of policy wordings and the Road Ordinance. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The Road Ordinance is used to support a finding in respect of a claim. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    A written report is drafted in which a recommendation is made to settle or not settle a claim in relation to the roadworthiness of a vehicle. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The potential for fraud relating to roadworthiness and drivers' licenses is explained for two case studies. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    This Unit Standard will be internally assessed by the provider and moderated by a moderator registered by a relevant accredited ETQA or an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant accredited ETQA. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    The learner can collect, organise and evaluate information when identifying instances where roadworthiness will apply to a claim. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    The learner can communicate effectively when drafting a report and making a recommendation to settle or not settle a claim. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    The learner can demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by explaining the consequences of non-compliance and of the use of a faulty component in relation to a claim. 

    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 
    This unit standard replaces unit standard 10382, "Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Road Ordinance as it applies to motor insurance", Level 4, 2 credits. 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  66609   Further Education and Training Certificate: Retail Insurance  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2021-06-30  As per Learning Programmes recorded against this Qual 
    Elective  66610   Further Education and Training Certificate: Short Term Insurance  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2021-06-30  As per Learning Programmes recorded against this Qual 
    Elective  57613   Further Education and Training Certificate: Short-Term Risk Management  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2012-06-30  INSETA 


    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. Alcari Learning Centre (Pty) Ltd 
    2. BRC Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    3. CKP Development Agency (Pty) Ltd. 
    4. De Vries Management & Training Services cc 
    5. EJW Financial Services (Pty) Ltd 
    6. Executive People Development Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    7. Faisit (Pty) Ltd 
    8. Intec College 
    9. Intelligo Solutions Pty (Ltd) 
    10. Invuya Institute of Learning (Pty) Ltd 
    11. Masifunde Training Centre (Pty) Ltd 
    12. Octomate (Pty) Ltd 
    13. Outsurance Insurance Company Ltd 
    14. Ripple Effect 4 (Pty) Ltd 
    15. Umfolozi FET College - Central Office 



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