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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Incorporate new plant and equipment into fleet 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
115842  Incorporate new plant and equipment into fleet 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Hiring Services 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 11 - Services Cleaning, Domestic, Hiring, Property and Rescue Services 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 5  Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L5 
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 
The person credited with this unit standard is able to receive and check new plant and equipment into fleet for accuracy and completeness. Learners are also able to read and interpret the instructions for new operators as well as the maintenance requirements for new plant and equipment to ensure effective, correct use of the new products. They will be in a position to monitor and control the maintenance and servicing of the new plant and equipment to meet manufacturers and supplier specifications and ensure cost effectiveness of the products

The qualifying learner is capable of:
  • Receiving and checking new plant and equipment onto fleet
  • Interpreting operator and maintenance instructions for new plant and equipment
  • Developing and implementing a maintenance and service schedule
  • Monitoring maintenance and service schedules 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners accessing this qualification will have demonstrated competence in numeracy and literacy at NQF level 4 or equivalent. 

    UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
  • Checking for accuracy includes but is not limited to: quantity, make, model, capacity, colour, size.
  • Recording of new stock includes but is not limited to: manual recording systems, electronic recording systems. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Receive and check new plant and equipment into fleet. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    New plant and equipment is checked against original order for accuracy. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    New plant and equipment is checked for completeness and damages, findings are recorded and reported according to manufacturers specifications and company procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    New plant and equipment is recorded into company system according to company standards. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Interpret operator and maintenance instructions for new plant and equipment. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    New plant and equipment operator instructions are interpreted and applied as per manufacturers specifications. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    New plant and equipment maintenance instructions are interpreted and applied as per manufacturers specifications. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Operator and maintenance instructions are communicated, recorded and stored as per company standards. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Develop and implement a maintenance and service schedule. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Maintenance schedule is developed and implemented according to company and manufactures specifications for each new plant and equipment. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Service plan/schedule is developed and implemented according to company and manufactures specifications for each new plant and equipment. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Monitor maintenance and service schedules. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Maintenance plan is monitored according to company standards and out of line areas addressed within company specific timeframes and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Service plan/schedule is monitored according to company standards and out of line areas addressed within company specific timeframes and procedures. 


    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 
  • Knowledge of plant and equipment in own working environment
  • Knowledge of maintenance and service agreements
  • An ability to apply planning skills and techniques
  • An understanding of company policy and procedures regarding new plant and equipment products and their maintenance and service requirements 

  • 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 receiving of incorrect/incomplete products. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others when developing and implementing maintenance and service schedules. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage oneself and one's activities when monitoring maintenance and service schedules. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collect, evaluate, organise and critically evaluate information when interpreting operator and maintenance instructions. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively when receiving and checking new plant and equipment into the fleet. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Use science and technology to receive new plant and equipment into the fleet. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
    In order to contribute to the full personal development of each learner and the social and economic development of society at large, it must be the intention underlying any programme of learning to make an individual aware of the importance of being culturally and aesthetically sensitive across a range of social contexts when dealing with suppliers. 

    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
    Elective  48888   National Diploma: Hiring Operations Management  Level 5  NQF Level 05  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2016-12-31  SERVICES 


    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 



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