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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Comply with conditions of carriage 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
252275  Comply with conditions of carriage 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Transport and Logistics Operations 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
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FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 11 - Services Transport, Operations and Logistics 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  12 
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
11268  Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the carriage by air of internationally traded goods  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  Complete 
11270  Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the carriage by sea of internationally traded goods  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  20  Complete 
11272  Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the landside carriage and storage of internationally traded goods  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5  Complete 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
The person credited with this Unit Standard will be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to arrive at solutions that are legally compliant in the carriage of internationally traded goods by ocean, air, surface and storage.

The qualifying learner is capable of:
  • Identifying the conditions of carriage in the end to end supply chain operation.
  • Assessing the applicability of these conditions to forwarding operations.
  • Asses the conditions of carriage in the end to end supply chain. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners accessing this qualification will be assumed competent in:
  • Communication at NQF Level 4 or equivalent.
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 4 or equivalent.
  • Communication at NQF Level 3 or equivalent in Second Language. 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    N/A 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Identify the conditions of carriage in the end to end supply chain operation. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
    Conditions include:
  • Ocean, air surface, storage. 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The conditions of carriages are summarised for each and every stage in the supply chain operation. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The various carriers' liabilities are compared through the different stages of the supply chain. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The various carriers' responsibilities are listed for the different stages in the supply chain. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Assess the applicability of these conditions to forwarding operations. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
    Ocean, air surface, storage. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    The conditions of carriages are evaluated for the forwarding of cargo per ocean freight. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The conditions of carriage are evaluated for the forwarding of cargo per air freight. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The conditions of carriage are evaluated for the forwarding of cargo per surface freight. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    The conditions of carriage are evaluated for the storage of cargo. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Assess the conditions of carriage in the end to end supply chain. 
    OUTCOME RANGE 
    Conditions include:
  • Ocean, air surface, storage. 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Compliance with the conditions of carriage is assessed against the carriers' responsibilities. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Compliance with the conditions of carriage is assessed in terms of the shipper's responsibilities. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Out of line conditions are responded to authorised individuals according to standard operating practice. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • An individual wishing to be assessed (including through RPL) against this unit standard may apply to an assessment agency, assessor or provider institution accredited by the relevant ETQA.
  • Anyone assessing a learner against this unit standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable achievement of this unit standard or assessing this unit standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA.
  • Moderation of assessment will be conducted by the relevant ETQA at its discretion. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
  • The Air Waybill conditions of carriage as applied to international trade with particular reference to the Warsaw convention and related conventions and protocols.
  • The roles of the Air Waybill as a document of title and a negotiable instrument.
  • Exceptions in the conditions of carriage applicable to the USA. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems related to the identification of the conditions of carriage, for assessing the applicability and in the adherence to the conditions. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information to assist in the identification of the conditions of carriage and for assessing the applicability of these conditions. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems where the efficient generation of solutions that are legally encountered in the carriage of internationally traded goods improve the overall performance of the organisation. 

    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 the following:
  • ID: 11268, "Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the carriage by air of internationally traded goods", Level 5, 5 credits.
  • ID: 11270, "Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the carriage by sea of internationally traded goods", Level 5, 20 credits.
  • ID: 11272, "Generate solutions to legal problems encountered in the landside carriage and storage of internationally traded goods", Level 5, 5 credits. 

  • QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  59304   National Diploma: Freight Forwarding and Customs Compliance  Level 5  NQF Level 05  Reregistered  2023-06-30  TETA 


    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.
     
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