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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
13223  Apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Manufacturing and Assembly Processes 
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 3  NQF Level 03 
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 skills, values and knowledge reflected in this unit standard are required by people in the field of manufacturing and engineering.
The learning outcomes in this unit standard also contribute to the exit level outcomes required for various NQF level 3 manufacturing and engineering qualifications.
Qualifying learners can apply relevant safety, health and environmental protection procedures in their place of work to maintain a safe and productive work area. They are able to explain safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations at the workplace, perform safety inspections, and identify and report on unsafe conditions. 

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 safety, health and environmental protection in the field of manufacturing and engineering.
The credits allocated to this unit standard assume that a learner has already learned to
  • Work safely and use safety equipment 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    The learner is required to apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures as described in the specific outcomes of this standard in his/her area of work. 

    Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Explain and discuss statutory rights, responsibilities and liability regarding safety 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
    Explain and discuss statutory rights, responsibilities and liability regarding safety, health and the environment in the workplace. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Explain and discuss safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations 
    OUTCOME NOTES 
    Explain and discuss safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations at the workplace. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Perform safety and environmental inspections in work area 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Identify unsafe conditions and take corrective action 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • SPECIFIC OUTCOME 5 
    Report on safety conditions in work area 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    1. An understanding of statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations is demonstrated. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    2. Safety and environmental inspections in work area are conducted. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    3. Unsafe conditions are identified and appropriate corrective action taken. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 

  • ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    4. Reports on safety, health and environmental conditions in work area are available. 
    ASSESSMENT CRITERION NOTES 
    Indicators
    1. Explanations are given in a clear manner using appropriate examples from learner's own experience at the workplace
    2. Inspections are performed according to workplace procedures and schedules and are documented as required
    3. Conditions that present a threat to safety, health and the environment are identified, reported and documented promptly
    4. Appropriate corrective actions are promptly identified and appropriate parties consulted about these actions
    5. Ongoing safety concerns in work area are traced and reported until corrective actions are taken
    6. Reports are regularly completed according to workplace's scheduling requirements in a timely manner in the required format
    Understanding confirmed
    Respond to 'what if' and 'why' questions covering:
  • Purpose of applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures
  • Statutory rights, responsibilities and liability and safety, health and environmental objectives, standards and regulations
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions
  • Corrective actions that may be taken
  • Reporting requirements 


  • UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    The assessment will be governed by the policies and guidelines of the MERSETA Education and Training Quality Assuror (ETQA) who has jurisdiction over this field of learning.
    The assessor will (at the very least) be accredited and have a technical qualification in this learning area.
    The learner can be assessed in the language of his/her choice although if s/he has to report incidents or conditions to some one else, s/he will be assessed on his/her ability to report in the language commonly used in the working environment.
    The learner will be assessed in the workplace or by simulation, but can submit documents, projects, test results and assignments that are not produced in the workplace or by the RPL process.
    The learner can be assessed against this unit standard to obtain credits or as part of an integrated assessment for a qualification. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    1. Purpose of:
  • Safety inspections
  • Reporting on safety conditions

    2. Attributes, descriptions, characteristics & properties:
  • Safety and environmental inspections
  • Unsafe conditions

    3. Cause and effect, implications of:
  • Implications of failing to identify and report on unsafe conditions
  • Implications of failing to follow up on safety concerns and corrective actions taken

    4. Procedures and techniques:
  • Safety inspections
  • Reporting on safety conditions

    5. Regulations, legislation, agreements, policies, standards:
  • Applicable safety, health and environmental legislation and regulations
  • Applicable company policies and standards

    6. Relationships, systems:
  • Relationship between applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures and a safe and productive work area 


  • Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems:
  • Related to unsafe conditions in work area 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others:
  • To determine corrective actions required and follow up on these 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage myself and my activities:
  • Work in such a manner that I apply safety, health and environmental protection procedures 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information:
  • Gather information on safety conditions in work are and report on these
  • Determine appropriate corrective action 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively:
  • Report on safety conditions in work area 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems:
  • Explain the relationship between applying safety, health and environmental protection procedures and a safe and productive work area 

  • 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 

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    Core  79407   National Certificate: Polymer Compound Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  21012   National Certificate: Power and Telecommunication Cable Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  57899   National Certificate: Printing and Manufacture of Packaging  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  58785   National Certificate: Production Technology  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  35939   National Certificate: Pulp and Paper Woodyard Operations  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-01  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  48437   National Certificate: Road Transport  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  TETA 
    Core  49400   National Certificate: Steel Tube and Pipe Manufacturing (Seamless Hot-Finished OR Welded OR Cold-Formed)  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2012-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  59019   National Certificate: Tissue Conversion  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  48798   National Certificate: Tyre and Tyre Component Manufacturing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48795   National Certificate: Tyre Assembly  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48643   Further Education and Training Certificate: Chemical Pulp Manufacturing  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  66349   Further Education and Training Certificate: General Forestry  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Core  48962   Further Education and Training Certificate: Manufacturing and Assembly Logistics (M&AL)  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Core  48649   Further Education and Training Certificate: Meat Examination  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2023-06-30  AgriSETA 
    Core  48644   Further Education and Training Certificate: Paper, Board or Tissue Manufacturing  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  48645   Further Education and Training Certificate: Pulp and Paper Chemical Recovery  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Registered" 
    2007-02-11  Was FPMSETA until Last Date for Achievement 
    Core  79246   Further Education and Training Certificate: Wild Land Fire Fighting  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2015-06-30  FPMSETA 
    Elective  58718   National Certificate: Metals Processing  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 
    Elective  57828   National Certificate: Glass Forming  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  CHIETA 
    Elective  58719   National Certificate: Metals Processing  Level 3  NQF Level 03  Reregistered  2023-06-30  MERSETA 


    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. A4 Consultancy CC 
    2. ABA Sebenzi 
    3. African Dream Campus 
    4. AGB Finance 
    5. AIR TRAINING CONSULTING & SERVICES 
    6. Aldabri 106 Institute for Quality Pty Ltd 
    7. Alvern Cables (Pty) Ltd (GERMISTON) (TP) 
    8. Amagema Development Consultants cc 
    9. Asiphokuhle Training and Research Institute 
    10. Assured Vocational Skills Institute (Pty) Ltd 
    11. AVAX SA 481 CC. T/A Mandisa Development Services 
    12. Babina Tlou Trading and Projects 001 
    13. Back to Basics Health Training 
    14. Bantubanye Skills 
    15. Bawas Furnishers CC 
    16. Better beginning trading and projects pty ltd 
    17. BF QUALITY SOLUTIONS (PTY) LTD 
    18. Blue Horison Properties 53 (Pty) Ltd T/A Durnacol Skills Innovation Hu 
    19. Boksburg Correctional Services 
    20. Boni Africa Events & Development 
    21. Bosasa Youth Development Centres (Pty) Ltd 
    22. Boydick Business Development Center 
    23. Bridgestone South Africa (Pty) Ltd - Brits Plant (BRITS) (TP) 
    24. Bridgestone South Africa (Pty) Ltd - Isando Branch (ISANDO) (TP) 
    25. Bridgestone South Africa (Pty) Ltd - PE Plant (PORT ELIZABETH) (TP) 
    26. Buena Vista Learning Academy 
    27. Bussynet Advanced Trading 
    28. Central Competent Centre (Pty) Ltd (BLOEMFONTEIN) (TP) 
    29. Classic Human Capital Solutions 
    30. CMO Logistics Pty Ltd 
    31. Coastal Kzn F.E.T. College - Swinton Road Campus 
    32. College of Cape Town 
    33. College of Cape Town (City Campus) 
    34. College of Production Technology 
    35. Continental Tyres SA (Pty) Ltd (NEW BRIGHTON) (TP) 
    36. Coricraft Group PTY (Ltd) 
    37. Cradle Stars Trading Enterprise (Pty) Ltd 
    38. CRT FORESTRY SERVICES CC 
    39. CTC College(PTY) LTD. 
    40. Customised Training Specialists Trust T/A CTS (PINETOWN) (TP) 
    41. Deloitte 
    42. Deorosma (Pty) Ltd 
    43. DEW CRISP PTY LTD 
    44. Dinaka Business Management & Consulting 
    45. Dithipe Development Institute (PTY) LTD 
    46. Ditirelo Skills Development Services 
    47. DMP Training (PINETOWN) (TP) 
    48. Driving Sense 
    49. Eastcape Training Centre 
    50. Eastcoast Boards cc 
    51. EDU - FLEET 
    52. Ekurhuleni East College For TVET 
    53. Elective Training Institute Enterprise CC 
    54. ENB Training Service(PTY)Ltd 
    55. Enstra Learning and Development Centre (Pty) Ltd (SPRINGS) (TP) 
    56. ENVOY PLANET CONSULTING AND PROJECTS (PTY) LTD 
    57. ESS Fire and Medical Services 
    58. False Bay Public FET College - Westlake Campus 
    59. First Car Care (Pty) Ltd T/A STi Autobody Repairers (GOODWOOD) (TP) 
    60. Frontline Emergency Care 
    61. Furniture World Training Centre 
    62. Furntech Mthatha 
    63. Gijima AST Holdings (Pty) Ltd T/A Fundi Training Centre (BENONI) (TP) 
    64. Goitseone Trading and Projects Pty LTD 
    65. Goitsikitso Enterprise Trading 
    66. Goodyear SA (Pty) Ltd (UITENHAGE) (TP) 
    67. Growth Management Consulting 
    68. GUEST RESOURCE SERVICES PTY LTD 
    69. Heart Guardians Emergency Training Centre 
    70. HHO Enterprise 
    71. Hoseah Training and Manufacturing NPC 
    72. IALE School of Advance Learning and Education (Pty) Ltd 
    73. Icando 
    74. Ideal Method Trading & Projects 
    75. Imbewu Development Institute (Pty) Ltd 
    76. Imperial Logistics & Transport A Div Of Imper 
    77. Imperial Technical Training Academy (WADEVILLE) (TP) 
    78. Inafrica General Trading Pty LTD 
    79. Inkqubela Consultants 
    80. Institute for Telling Development T/A ITD Training (MENLYN PARK) (TP) 
    81. Institute of Health and Social Care Studies 
    82. INTERMASIKO CC 
    83. Intselelo Community & Development Institute NPC 
    84. Inyathi Visions 
    85. IQ Skills Academy (PTY) LTD. 
    86. ITO Focus Reagile 
    87. Iziko Capacity Building CC. 
    88. Izizwe Training Centre (Pty) Ltd T/A Simtech Training (NORTHDENE) (TP) 
    89. J And S First Aid Fire Fighter Training (Pty) Ltd 
    90. Jericho Safety Consultants (Pty) Ltd (TP) 
    91. JESUA CONSULTANTS (Hartenbos) (WA) 
    92. Jesua Consultants (Pty) Ltd (MOSSEL BAY) (TP) 
    93. JMC Training Centre and Development (Pty) Ltd 
    94. Jobafrik Consulting 
    95. Joyboy Designs 
    96. KALIDEEN MANAGEMENT SERVICES 
    97. Kgolo Institute 
    98. Kgosi Mampuru Production Workshop 
    99. KHOSITHI TRAINING 
    100. Kingdom Varsity College (Pty) Ltd 
    101. KOKANO PROJECTS PTY LTD 
    102. Kokilesedi Trading 
    103. Kotton Wear (Pty) Ltd 
    104. Learncorp 
    105. Learning Exchange Pty Ltd 
    106. Legal Environment Safety & Health Requirements cc 
    107. Leribe Training Solutions 
    108. Lesedi Skills Academy (TP) 
    109. Letaba TVET College 
    110. Letlotlo La Gae (Pty) Ltd 
    111. Lewerb Holdings (PTY) Ltd 
    112. LO Tantsi Fire Consultants CC. 
    113. Longata Consultant 
    114. Lucolo Training and Development 
    115. Mabuya Amahle Trading 
    116. MacSteel Services Centres SA (WADEVILLE) (TP) 
    117. Majuba FET College - Newcastle Technology Centre 
    118. Makwedeng Training 
    119. Mangalani Business Enterprises 
    120. Marcado Human Resources Strategies 
    121. Mashphe Logistics Services 
    122. Matimba Rigging & Training (SECUNDA) (TP) 
    123. Matsila Holdings 
    124. Mediro Training Academy 
    125. MFISA 
    126. Mgwezane Training and Events Management CC. 
    127. Microzone Trading 747 
    128. Miczo's Enterprise 
    129. Mind Magic Consulting 
    130. Mintirho Development Services 
    131. Mission Point Consulting 
    132. Mnambithi TVET College 
    133. Mortarboard Training Solutions 
    134. MORTERBOARD TRAINING SOLUTIONS (PTY) LTD 
    135. MPACT 
    136. Mphahle Consultancy (Pty) Ltd 
    137. Mpontshe Training 
    138. Mudau Picture Framers 
    139. Ndwamato Training Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    140. Nemalale Eagles Consultancy CC 
    141. NETWORX FOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT 
    142. NEW AFRICA SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 
    143. NJ & L Trading Enterprise CC. 
    144. NOMAKU TRADERS CC 
    145. Northlink College - Bellville Campus 
    146. Northlink College - Wingfield Campus 
    147. NOSA LOGISTICS PTY LTD 
    148. Nqothu Projects (PTY) LTD 
    149. NS Global Academy 
    150. NSA MultiServicers cc T/A Riverport SHE Training Academy (GONUBIE) (TP) 
    151. Nteko Investments 
    152. Ntunzela Trading Enterprise 
    153. NWK Beperk 
    154. OPTIMUM LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PTY LTD 
    155. Organisation Development International (Pty) Ltd (CENTURION) (TP) 
    156. Organisational Development International (TP) 
    157. OTP 
    158. Oyama Kulwazi Training & Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
    159. Parowkloof Investment 
    160. Phambile Skills Training (Pty) Ltd 
    161. PhD Projects SA (Pty) Ltd 
    162. Phephani Learnerships cc 
    163. Pioneer Business Consulting 
    164. PKM Skills and Career Development 
    165. Plastics Federation of South Africa (MAITLAND) (TP) 
    166. Plastics Federation of South Africa (MIDRAND) (TP) 
    167. Plastics Federation of South Africa (WESTMEAD) (TP) 
    168. Power Rush Trading 170 CC. 
    169. Production Management Institute 
    170. Production Management Institute of Southern Africa (PMI) 
    171. Production Management Institute of Southern Africa (PMI) - Johannesburg 
    172. Production Management Institute of Southern Africa - Durban 
    173. PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE SA PTY LTD (PORT ELIZABETH) 
    174. PS Productive Services (WESTVILLE) (TP) 
    175. PWI CORPORATE TRAINING PTY LTD 
    176. QTE Training & Consulting cc T/A QTE (GERMISTON) (TP) 
    177. Qualfurn Training & Projects 
    178. Quantum Leap College Pty Ltd 
    179. Re Tshepeng Holdings 
    180. Rhens Consulting 
    181. Rivoni Training N Communications 
    182. Royal Express 
    183. RUBICON COMMUNICATIONS 
    184. Russ Projects T/A Academy Workplace Development (AWD) (HARRIETDALE) (T 
    185. Sabela Learning Academy 
    186. Salabedla Contracting and Trading (Pty) Ltd 
    187. SAPPI LTD 
    188. Scaw Metals Group (Pty) Ltd T/A Scaw Metals (DINWIDDIE) (TP) 
    189. Seacrest Investments 156 (Pty) Ltd 
    190. SEDIBENG TRAINING CENTRE 
    191. SEJ Skills Academy Pty Ltd 
    192. Sekhukhune FET College - Central Office 
    193. Senelo Trading CC 
    194. Senwes Beperk 
    195. Shiloh Ministries, International Faith Based Organisation 
    196. Shukela Training Centre 
    197. Siljeur Training Academy 
    198. SISHEN IRON ORE COMPANY 
    199. Sithethi G (Pty) Ltd 
    200. Sivile Housing Association RSA 
    201. SIZA NESU TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT 
    202. Skills For Life 
    203. Skills To Furnish International 
    204. Spring Forest Trading 578 CC 
    205. SSS Sheet Metal Work cc T/A Sheetech SA (DURBAN) (TP) 
    206. Striving Mind Trading & Projects 
    207. Suidwes Beleggings Eiendoms Beperk 
    208. Swift Skills Academy (SASOLBURG) (TP) 
    209. Talent Emporium Academy (PTY) Ltd 
    210. Teemil Safety Health and Environmental Consultants PTY LTD 
    211. Tekmation (Pty) Ltd T/A Tekmation Training Institute (DURBAN) (TP) 
    212. Thando Consulting Services 
    213. The Brokers Learning Centre 
    214. The Crimson CO CC. 
    215. The Diepsloot Foundation 
    216. The Finishing College (Pty) Ltd 
    217. THE FURNITURE TECHNOLOGY CENTRE - CAPE TOWN 
    218. The Furniture Technology Centre - KwaMashu 
    219. The Furniture Technology Centre - Nyanga 
    220. The Furniture Technology Centre Umzimkhulu 
    221. THE NEW RECLAMATION GROUP (PTY) LTD (Prospecton) (TP) 
    222. THE SAJ COMPETENCY TRAINING INSTITUTE CC 
    223. Thubelihle Graduate Institute 
    224. Thunderflex3 Pty (Ltd) 
    225. Tidlobi Developmental Activities NPC 
    226. Tirhani SkillsTraining Pty Ltd 
    227. TLD Consulting 
    228. Tloumogale Business Development & Consulting 
    229. Toyota Academy Toyota SA Motors (Pty) Ltd (ISIPINGO) (TP) 
    230. Training Force (Pty) Ltd 
    231. Training Force (Pty) Ltd (Durban) (TP) 
    232. Tshwane Skills Training Centre 
    233. Tubular Holdings (Pty) Ltd (EMALAHLENI) (TP) 
    234. Tuns Trading and Projects (Pty) Ltd 
    235. Ubucubu Home Industries 
    236. Ukubhukuda Trading & Projects 165 
    237. Umbuso Training Services 
    238. Umfolozi FET College 
    239. Umfolozi FET College - Mandeni Campus 
    240. Umgungundlovu FET College - Central Office 
    241. Umnotho We Afrika Foundation NPC 
    242. University of Venda 
    243. VCK Training and Technical Services Pty Ltd 
    244. VEB CELE & Associates (Pty) Ltd 
    245. Vicmat Consultants 
    246. VKB LANDBOU (PTY) LTD 
    247. Volkswagen of South Africa (Pty) Ltd - Technical Learning Academy (UIT 
    248. VPK BUSINESS VENTURE C C 
    249. Wandy B Solutions (Pty) Ltd 
    250. Wasindisa Group (Pty) Ltd 
    251. Wide Horizon Advanced Training (PORT ELIZABETH) (TP) 
    252. Wilbat Projects 148 (Pty) Ltd (ISIPINGO) (TP) 
    253. World Focus 382 cc T/A Richards Bay Technical Training & Assessment Centre (ZCBF) (RICHARDS BAY) (TP) 
    254. XL AT Consulting CC 
    255. Ya Hina Management Consulting and projects 
    256. Zambuko Training Enterprise 



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