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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Install and maintain road furniture 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
12899  Install and maintain road furniture 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Civil Engineering Construction 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 12 - Physical Planning and Construction Civil Engineering Construction 
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 
This unit standard will be useful for people who work in the civil construction industry. People credited with this unit standard will be able to set out, procure resources, install and maintain road furniture such as bollards, benches, bin shelters and rest area equipment. Previously disadvantaged persons who through recognition of prior learning will be able to be accessed against this standard and receive National recognition for their competence. This will enhance their employability and career advancement and contribute to the socio-economic transformation of the country. 

LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
ABET 3 Numeracy and ABET 3 Literacy 

UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
Bollards, Benches, Bin shelters, Rest area equipment. 

Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
Demonstrate knowledge of technology to install and maintain road furniture. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. The technology of installing road furniture is explained. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. The technology of maintaining road furniture is explained. 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
Identify and procure resources required for road furniture installation activities 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. Tools and minor plant types are identified suitable for the installation and maintenance of road furniture. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. Protective clothing and first aid kit are identified and procured that will comply with the OHS act requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. Road signs and traffic control devices are identified and procured that will comply with working safely in a road environment. 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. Material quantities are calculated according to job requirements. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. Materials are procured according to confirmed quantities. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. Materials are transported and stored correctly and safely according to safety and site requirements. 

SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
Install and maintain road furniture in a cost effective and safe manner. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
1. A program for maintenance work or new erection is prepared according to company procedures 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
2. Road furniture is set out according to drawing details. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
3. Records of labour, material and plant used, are captured on a daily basis according to site requirements and company procedures. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
4. Quality control of work is executed to ensure work complies with project specifications. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
5. Productivity control is executed to ensure compliance to targets. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 6 
6. Deficiencies are identified in terms of meeting program. 

ASSESSMENT CRITERION 7 
7. Remedial action is recommended to supervisor according to company procedures 


UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
Assessment of learner achievements takes place at providers accredited by CETA (RSA, 1998b) for the provision of programs that result in the outcomes specified for the Certificate for Construction (Level 1 and 2). CETA is responsible for moderation of learner achievements of learners who meet the requirements of this qualification.
A memorandum of understanding with other ETQA bodies need to be signed when training providers working in other Sectors, requires assessment of learner achievements to take place against this unit standard. 

UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
The selection of tools, materials and minor mechanical plant for the maintenance and installation of road furniture.
The selection and application of protective clothing / safety procedures.
The selection and application of road safety measures relevant to the activity.
Planning the maintenance and erection activity.
Quality and productivity control of the maintenance and erection activity. 


Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
Identify and solve problems. Correct identification of plant, tools, protective measures, execute quality and productivity control relates to:

Demonstrate knowledge of technology to install and maintain road furniture.
Identify and procure resources required for road furniture installation activities
Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
Work effectively with others. Control of productivity, quality and safety relates to:

Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
Employ self management. Set out work relates to:

Identify and procure resources required for road furniture installation activities

Manage information. Correct identification of plant, tools and protective measures; Material procurement; Prepare program relates to:

Demonstrate knowledge of technology to install and maintain road furniture.
Identify and procure resources required for road furniture installation activities
Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
Communicate effectively. Communicate quality, productivity and safety relates to:

Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
Demonstrate scientific and technological competence. Identification of plant / tools / materials /protective clothing / traffic control measures; Control of Productivity

Demonstrate knowledge of technology to install and maintain road furniture.
Identify and procure resources required for road furniture installation activities
Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

UNIT STANDARD CCFO CONTRIBUTING 
Understand Contextual world-systems. Safety, quality, impact on public relates to:

Calculate material quantities, procure material and store. 

REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this unit standard was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
  ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
Elective  49411   General Education and Training Certificate: Construction  Level 1  NQF Level 01  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 
Elective  22977   National Certificate: Construction: Roadworks  Level 1  NQF Level 01  Passed the End Date -
Status was "Registered" 
2005-12-04  CETA 
Elective  24133   National Certificate: Construction: Roadworks  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CETA 


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. Abakholwe Community Developers (Pty) Ltd 
2. Amagema Development and Social Consultants 
3. Amber Tower Training 
4. Arehone Consulting 
5. BH Training and Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
6. Blacken Security Services 
7. Construction Resource Development Centre 
8. Edzani Community Development and Consultancy 
9. Emthonjeni Wolwazi Trading 
10. Goldfields FET College 
11. HWM Consultancy 
12. IMBAWULA CIVIL ENGINEERING ACADEMY 
13. INFINITY SERVICES INK 
14. IQHAYIYA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Legacy) 
15. IZWE TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT 
16. KNK Largesuccess Construction 
17. M Tech Training Consultants 
18. Masima Training Sa Cc 
19. Microzone Training CC 
20. Mohlaje Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
21. MUDITAMBI HOLDINGS 
22. MZANTSI TRUCK & BUS (Uitenhage) 
23. New Hope Revival Organisation NPC 
24. Nkqubela Community Developers 
25. NOLOSHA 
26. NOMASOJABULA TRAINING CENTRE 
27. Ntongenhle Construction Force 
28. POINT COACH WORKS T/A SUPERTECHNIK (Durban) 
29. Qualfurn Training & Projects (Pty) Ltd 
30. Raubex Construction Pty (Ltd) 
31. Regen Technical Institute Pty Ltd 
32. Sejamo Construction and Training 
33. Sinethemba Visiwe PTY LTD 
34. Sithemba Construction 
35. South African Value Education (Pty) Ltd 
36. STEVENEL TRAINING CONSTRUCTION AND CIVIL 
37. Tjeka Training Matters Pty Ltd 
38. Tommy Phiri Labour Relations and Training Services 
39. Training Force (Pty) Ltd 
40. TSEBO SECHABA CONSULTING 
41. TSK Projects 
42. UTHUNGULU HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT 
43. Zama Training & Developments 
44. Zwartkop Training Centre 



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.