PRODUCTIVE SERVICES

The Plastics Training Specialists

NQF Level 3 Learnership in Plastics Manufacturing


This Education & Training program can be attended as two individual Skills programs, making up the bulk of the requirements for a full learnership leading to the National Certificate in Plastics Manufacturing – NQF Level 3


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

Technologies:
 Injection Moulding & Extrusion Blow Moulding
Venue: Run in-plant only
Min / Max no of candidates: 5 / 9 learners
Duration: 80 Hours
Min entry level: Completed NQF Level 2 / Equivalent and / or relevant experience
Attainable credits: 89


Quality/Soft Skills
• Principles of Quality and applications
• Time Management
• Building Internal customer & supplier relationships
• Business calculations & more advanced maths
• Personal financial plan
• Controlling budgets
• Product evaluations
• Developing and applying learning techniques
• Organisational diversity and procedures
• Verbal and written communications
• Portfolio of evidence compilation
• Teamwork & communication
• Formative assessments & related assignments

Technologically specific section
• Intermediate Raw materials and behaviours
• Raw material preparation and control
• Waste management
• Health, Safety & housekeeping application
• Process Operations and change-overs
• Start-up & Shut down the equipment
• Practical tasks
• Problem solving applications
• Basic maintenance
• Formative assessments & related assignments


Please note: Training by subject experts will need to be contacted in order to fulfill all the necessary requirements of the full qualification, though Productive Services should be appointed as the main provider.

UNIT STANDARDS


UNIT STD. No

UNIT STANDARD DESCRIPTION

CREDITS

TYPE

13234

Apply quality procedures

8

Core

9530

Manage work time effectively

3

Core

116720

Show   understanding of diversity in the workplace 

3

Core

8968

Accommodate   audience and context needs in oral communication

5

Fundamental

8969

Interpret   and use information from texts

5

Fundamental

9012

Investigate   life and work related problems using data and probabilities

5

Fundamental

8973

Use  language and communication in occupational learning programmes

5

Fundamental

8970

Write texts for a range of communicative contexts

5

Fundamental

14445

Frame   and implement an individual action plan to improve productivity within an   organisational unit

3

Elective

13223

Apply   safety, health and environmental protection procedures

6

Core

119174

Perform  routine maintenance tasks on plastics manufacturing equipment 

2

Core

119162

Perform routine operations on plastics manufacturing equipment

10

Core

119142

Transport   and care for tooling in plastics manufacturing processes

6

Core

119169

Work  with and look after materials in the plastics manufacturing production process

12

Core

114104

Handle  production waste

Elective

119179

Conduct simple tests during the plastics manufacturing process 

Elective

119182

Control   materials and consumables for plastics manufacturing processes

Elective