Course ID: 58534
NQF level 4
Duration: 12 months
Application Fee : R200.00 (non-refundable)
Deposit: R9000.00
Instalment: R1650.00
Cash: R18150.00
N.B Fees exclude Assessment fees

Category

National Certificate – Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing and Engineering)


Description

National Certificate: Welding Application and Practice: Manufacturing and Engineering
SAQA ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS
14683 Apply work site practices Level 2 5
243069 Braze metals using the oxy-fuel brazing process Level 2 6
243067 Cut materials using the oxy-fuel gas cutting process (manual cutting) Level 2 6
14722 Describe the welding industry`s composition its productivity requirements and communication techniques Level 2 5
14712 Identify and select material to specification Level 2 5
119744 Select, use and care for engineering hand tools Level 2 8
12476 Select, use and care for engineering measuring equipment Level 2 4
12219 Select, use and care for engineering power tools Level 2 6
14713 Use welding definitions and symbols Level 2 5
243063 Weld carbon steel work-pieces using the shielded metal arc welding process in the down-hand position. Level 2 15
243076 Weld carbon steel work pieces using the cored-wire welding process in the down hand position Level 2 8
243066 Weld carbon steel work pieces using the gas metal arc welding process in the down-hand position Level 2 8
243072 Weld work pieces using the oxy-acetylene gas welding process in the down hand position Level 2 10
243068 Weld carbon steel work pieces using the gas tungsten arc welding process in the down hand position Level 3 15
119463 Access and use information from texts Level 2 5
9009 Apply basic knowledge of statistics and probability to influence the use of data and procedures in order to investigate life related problems Level 2 3
7480 Demonstrate understanding of rational and irrational numbers and number systems Level 2 3
119454 Maintain and adapt oral/signed communication Level 2 5
12444 Measure, estimate and calculate physical quantities and explore, describe and represent geometrical relationships in 2-dimensions in different life or workplace contexts Level 2 3
119460 Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes Level 2 5
7469 Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal and community life Level 2 2
9007 Work with a range of patterns and functions and solve problems Level 2 5
119456 Write/present for a defined context Level 2 5
14779 Describe chemical process operations and related process chemistry and technology used in the chemical industry Level 1 15
117867 Managing files in a Graphical User Interface (GUI) environment Level 1 3
116932 Operate a personal computer system Level 1 3
117902 Use generic functions in a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-environment Level 1 4
243061 Assemble work pieces in jigs (minor amendments include the use of manipulators) Level 2 3
13222 Deal with safety, health and environmental emergencies in the workplace Level 2 4
243075 Draw and interpret simple plate, pipe and structural steel plate, pipe and structural steel drawings Level 2 6
9672 Erect and dismantle scaffolding Level 2 5
12240 Form and shape sheet metal using hand or power operated machines Level 2 8
14701 Join sheet metal with resistance arc welding process Level 2 4
116235 Operate a pendant controlled overhead crane Level 2 5
12484 Perform basic fire fighting Level 2 4
12483 Perform basic first aid Level 2 4
14706 Perform basic rigging procedures Level 2 4
243055 Prepare and secure work pieces for welding (includes the use of manipulators) Level 2 8
243074 Weld carbon steel components, using the submerged arc welding process in a downhand position Level 2 12
243056 Weld carbon steel work pieces using the shielded metal arc welding process in all positions Level 2 16
243064 Weld carbon steel work pieces, using the gas metal arc welding process in all positions Level 2 15

Requirements

NQF Level 2 NC (V) Qualification

  • A Grade 9 Certificate; or
  • An Adult Education and Training (ABET) NQF Level 1 Certificate; or
  • A recognised equivalent qualification obtained at NQF Level 1; or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose of access to NQF Level 2 or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment programme, which meets the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2.

NQF Level 3 NC (V) Qualification

  • A National Certificate (Vocational) at NQF Level 2; or
  • A recognised equivalent qualification obtained at NQF Level 2; or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose of access to NQF Level 3; or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment programme, which meets the basic requirements for access to NQF Level

NQF Level 4 NC (V) Qualification

  • An NQF Level 3 National Certificate (Vocational) indicating that the learner has met the minimum subject requirements at Level 3; or
  • An appropriate registered equivalent qualification obtained at NQF Level 3; or
  • A bridging programme designed for the specific purpose of access to NQF Level 4; or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment for Grade 11 or 12 learners who meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 4, and for students not part of the South African school system.