|AQA QUAL ID||QUALIFICATION TITLE|
|58781||National Certificate: Production Technology|
|SGB Manufacturing and Assembly Processes|
|QUALITY ASSURING BODY||NQF SUB-FRAMEWORK|
|MERSETA – Manufacturing, Engineering and Related Services Education and Training Authority||OQSF – Occupational Qualifications Sub-framework|
|National Certificate||Field 06 – Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology||Manufacturing and Assembly|
|ABET BAND||MINIMUM CREDITS||PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL||NQF LEVEL||QUAL CLASS|
|Undefined||125||Level 2||NQF Level 02|
|REGISTRATION STATUS||SAQA DECISION NUMBER||REGISTRATION START DATE||REGISTRATION END DATE|
|LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT||LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT|
|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 qualification does not replace any other qualification and is not replaced by any other qualification.|
|PURPOSE AND RATIONALE OF THE QUALIFICATION|
The combination of learning outcomes that comprise this qualification will provide the qualifying learner with vocational knowledge and skills appropriate to the context of production technology.
This qualification provides learners with the range of learning and skills required to be able to perform a series of activities to support manufacturing, engineering and technology processes. Learners will acquire a range of skills in the identification of production parameters in manufacturing, engineering and technology industries and basic strategies to achieve them.
The qualifying learner will be able to: