What is this course About?
The purpose of the qualification is to provide learners, education and training providers and employers with the standards and the range of learning required to satisfy the challenges of participating effectively in the plastics manufacturing industry.
For those who have been in the workplace for a long time, this qualification can be used in the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process to assess and recognise workplace skills acquired without the benefit of formal education or training.
On achieving this qualification, the learner will be able to:
- Install required tooling, set up and start up the manufacturing process, achieving efficiency of the process and the quality of the manufactured product.
- Solve manufacturing process problems and identify areas for improvement.
- Maintain a safe, effective and efficient workplace, developing the skills and performance of workgroup members. Range: Safe includes issues of health and issues relating to reducing negative impacts on the environment.
- Understand and work with internal customers and partners.
Duration: 1 year
Entry Requirement: Grade 12 or NQF Level 4