PRODUCTIVE SERVICES

The Plastics Training Specialists

NQF 2 Learnership in Plastics Manufacturing
SAQA ID 49450

This Education & Training program can be attended as two individual Skills programs, 
NQF 2 Quality & Soft Skills, and NQF 2 Technical Skills, making up the requirements for a full learnership leading to the National Certificate in Plastics Manufacturing – NQF Level 2. 

Technologies:
 Injection Moulding and Extrusion Blow Moulding
Venue: Run in-plant only
Min / Max no of candidates: 8 / 13 learners
Duration: 75 Hours
Min entry level: Completed NQF Level 1 / Equivalent and / or relevant experience
Attainable Credits: 120


It consists of a generic section where most of the fundamentals are tackled and a technologically specific section. 

Quality/Soft Skills

  • Personal learning techniques
  • Formal & Informal education & training
  • Manufacturing model & industrial business practices
  • Business understanding & the world of work
  • Personal budgeting and cv writing
  • Portfolio of evidence compilation
  • Understanding the principles of quality & plant surveys
  • Internal & external customer & supplier relationships
  • Teamwork & communication
  • Price of non-conformance
  • Problem solving
  • Measurements
  • Basic numeracy in the workplace
  • Formative assessments & related assignments


Technologically specific section

  • Raw Material basics
  • Health, Safety & housekeeping
  • Process technology basics
  • Monitoring & operating the equipment
  • Product quality inspection
  • Finished goods handling
  • Basic maintenance
  • Formative assessments & related assignments



UNIT STANDARDS


UNIT STANDARDS

UNIT STANDARD DESCRIPTION

CREDIT VALUE

TYPE

12466

Explain   the individuals role within the business

4

Core

13258

Participate   in work group activities

4

Core

13220

Keep   work area safe and productive

8

Core

119139 

Monitor   the quality of the input materials & the manufactured plastic product

12

Core

119146

Prepare  manufactured products for the next stage or for storage

10

Core

119156

Respond   to changes in plastics manufacturing process

8

Core

119172

Use   & care for services, tools & equipment required for plastics   manufacturing

12

Core

9009


Apply basic knowledge of statistics & probability to influence the use of data   & procedures to investigate life related problems

Fundamental

13217

Collect   & Use Information

5

Fundamental

12461

Communicate   at Work

5

Fundamental

7480

Demonstrate   understanding of rational & irrational numbers & number system

  

Fundamental

12465

Develop   a Learning plan & portfolio for assessment

Fundamental

9008

Identify, describe, compare, explore, shape & motion in 2 & 3D shapes in different contexts

Fundamental

8962

Maintain   and adapt oral communication

5

Fundamental

10718

Use a personal budget to manage own money

Fundamental

7469

Use mathematics to investigate & monitor the financial aspects of personal & community life

Fundamental

9007

Work with a range of patterns & functions & solve problems

5

Fundamental

8964

Write for a defined context

Fundamental

14445

Frame & Implement an individual action plan to improve productivity within an   organisational unit

Elective


13202

Apply   study & learning techniques

3  

Elective

14342

Manage   time & Work process within a business environment

Elective

9909

Identify   & Process Waste

4

Elective

13221

Perform   routine maintenance

8

Elective