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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Demonstrate an understanding of materials used and produced in CTFL manufacturing processes 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
243700  Demonstrate an understanding of materials used and produced in CTFL manufacturing processes 
ORIGINATOR
SGB Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
-  
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 06 - Manufacturing, Engineering and Technology Manufacturing and Assembly 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 2  NQF Level 02  10 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Reregistered  2018-07-01  2023-06-30  SAQA 06120/18 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30   2027-06-30  

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 unit standard does not replace any other unit standard and is not replaced by any other unit standard. 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
This unit standard will equip learners with the skills, knowledge and values to participate effectively in workplace activities within the CTFL manufacturing industries. This unit standard will provide the learner with the necessary knowledge to understand what materials are used and produced in the CTFL manufacturing process.

The qualifying learner will be capable of:
  • Identifying key/primary raw materials used in manufacturing processes.
  • Identifying the processed (end) product and its uses.
  • Describing the handling and storage of materials. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    Learners are required to demonstrate fundamental competencies, specified below, at ABET Level 4 or NQF 1.

    Learners must be able to:
  • Speak, read and write in English.
  • Do basic mathematic calculations including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and the calculation of areas, volumes and quantities. 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    This standard applies to the Clothing, Textile, Footwear, Leather and General Goods sector.
  • Materials will include, but not be limited to, raw or processed materials and components and products that are processed in the Clothing, Textile, Footwear and Leather sector.
  • Learners will be required to focus on the materials/products relevant to their particular industrial sector. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Identify key/primary raw materials used in manufacturing processes. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Key/primary raw materials are identified for use in the manufacture of company specific processed (end) products. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Sources of raw materials are identified for use in the manufacture of company specific end products. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    A range of material identification methods, codes, labels and markings is used in relation to workplace requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    Characteristics and properties of company specific raw materials are identified and described in terms of relevant specifications. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Identify the processed (end) products and their uses. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Processed (end) products are identified and described in terms of company specific manufacturing processes. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The uses of company specific processed (end) products are described in terms of customer requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Characteristics and properties of processed (end) products are identified and described in relation to relevant specifications. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Describe the handling and storage of materials. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Storage methods and facilities for raw and processed materials are identified and described in terms of company policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    Care, handling and transporting procedures for raw and processed materials are described in terms of company policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Specific problems and preventive measures are described in relation to material storage and handling. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
    An individual wishing to be assessed (including RPL) against this Unit Standard may apply to an assessment agency, assessor or provider institution accredited by the relevant ETQA, or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.

    Any institution offering learning that will enable the achievement of this Unit Standard or assessing this Unit Standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.

    Learning programmes that will enable the achievement of this unit standard will be accredited by the relevant ETQA or with an ETQA that has a Memorandum of Understanding with the relevant ETQA.

    Assessors who assess the competency of learners against this standard must be qualified and registered with the appropriate ETQA.

    Moderators qualified and registered with the appropriate ETQA must conduct moderation.

    All external moderation will be conducted at the discretion of the relative ETQA. 

    UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
    Learners will engage with the following knowledge components:
  • Industry terms and terminology.
  • Systems, equipment, regulations and procedures relating to handling, storing and transporting raw and processed materials.
  • Procedures relating to documentation and labelling.
  • Names, properties and characteristics of the material components of the product. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO IDENTIFYING 
    Identify and solve problems in respect of materials used or produced. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO WORKING 
    Work effectively with others to ensure the correct care and handling of materials. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
  • Organise, analyse and evaluate information in respect of codes, labels and markings used to identify materials used and produced in the workplace.
  • Organise the activities of oneself relative to others in the storage of materials. 

  • UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively, using appropriate industry terms and concepts when describing concepts related to the materials used and produced in the industry. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO DEMONSTRATING 
    Understand the world as being made up of a set of related systems when dealing with raw materials or processed (end) products. 

    UNIT STANDARD ASSESSOR CRITERIA 
    N/A 

    REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
    As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this unit standard was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    N/A 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Core  58227   National Certificate: Clothing, Textile, Footwear and Leather Manufacturing Processes  Level 2  NQF Level 02  Passed the End Date -
    Status was "Reregistered" 
    2017-10-26  FPMSETA 


    PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
    This information shows the current accreditations (i.e. those not past their accreditation end dates), and is the most complete record available to SAQA as of today. Some Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionaries have a lag in their recording systems for provider accreditation, in turn leading to a lag in notifying SAQA of all the providers that they have accredited to offer qualifications and unit standards, as well as any extensions to accreditation end dates. The relevant Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionary should be notified if a record appears to be missing from here.
     
    1. AGB Finance 
    2. Aldabri 106 (Pty) Ltd 
    3. Apparel Component Manufacturers Pty Ltd 
    4. Aranda Learnership College (Pty) Ltd 
    5. Aranda Textile Mills Pty Ltd 
    6. Avad Projects (Pty) Ltd 
    7. Babina Tlou Trading and Projects cc 
    8. BBF Safety Group (Pty) Ltd (Port Elizabeth) 
    9. Beaches Clothing Cc 
    10. Becoz Empire Multi-Choice and Trading Primary Co-operative Limited 
    11. Beier SafetyFootwear 
    12. Belgotex Floorcoverings Pty Ltd 
    13. Berg River Textiles Pty Ltd 
    14. Boland College Head Office 
    15. Bonenhle Investments 
    16. Braitex / Tensilon Pty Ltd (Cape) 
    17. Braitex/ Tensilon Pty Ltd (Springs) 
    18. Brightness Fashion and Design Academy cc 
    19. BRITS TEXTILES (Atlantis) 
    20. Bsn Medical Pty Ltd 
    21. Canada Clothing Contractors Cc 
    22. Cape Peninsula University of Technology 
    23. Cape Town Workbased Learning Academy 
    24. Capricorn FET College - Central Office 
    25. Capricorn TVET College 
    26. CAROLINE'S FASHION ENTERPRISE 
    27. Celrose (Pty) Ltd 
    28. Centre of Excellence for Leather Skills South Africa (Pty) Ltd 
    29. Changing Women 
    30. Chippa Training Academy (Pty) Ltd 
    31. Coricraft Group PTY (Ltd) 
    32. CRG Group (Pty) Ltd 
    33. Crossley Holdings (Pty) Ltd 
    34. Deneb Investments Ltd 
    35. DITEBOGO CONSULTANCY CC 
    36. Dithipe Development Institute (Pty) Ltd 
    37. Divine Shoes 
    38. Ebotse Development and Training Centre 
    39. Eddels Shoes Pty Ltd 
    40. Egsibit Training and Development 
    41. Ehlanzeni TVET College 
    42. Ekurhuleni East College For TVET 
    43. Eldonai School of Fashion (Pty) Ltd 
    44. Elimofo Trading& Projects 
    45. Esethu Manufacturing, Packaging, Printing & Design (Pty) Ltd 
    46. Falke Hosiery 
    47. FELD CONSULTING (Pty) Ltd 
    48. Fezile Fashion Skills Academy (Pty) Ltd 
    49. Glicam Trading Enterprise 
    50. Green Enviro & Projects (Pty)Ltd 
    51. Helizabert Bk T/a Hipo Rock 
    52. HERMANUS CLOTHING MANUFACTURING (PTY) LTD 
    53. Hextex 
    54. House of Monatic (Pty) Ltd 
    55. I Care Resource Centre 
    56. Ilitha Labantu 
    57. Impela Trading cc 
    58. Impregnation Web Technology T/A Drycoat (Pty) Ltd 
    59. INTERMASIKO CC 
    60. Inyapa Vhusiku Consulting Pty Ltd 
    61. Ithemba Lomphakathi Community Organisation 
    62. IWT Abrasives 
    63. JORDAN AND CO A DIVISION OF BOLTON FOOTWEAR PTY LTD 
    64. JP Design House (Pty) Ltd 
    65. Junit Manufacturers Cc 
    66. Khunjulwa Marketing Services 
    67. Khwinana Holdings (Pty) Ltd 
    68. KSV Marketing & Business Services (Pty) Ltd 
    69. Lancashire Manufacturing Company Pty Ltd 
    70. LFS DESIGNS 
    71. Lilunzo Creations 
    72. Lucky Neo (Pty) Ltd 
    73. Maab Training Management ( Pty) Ltd 
    74. Majuba TVET College 
    75. Malkai Devrani Holding (PTY) Ltd 
    76. MARKET DEMAND TRADING 597 PTY LTD 
    77. Master Patterns by Rona 
    78. Matatiele Fashion Design Academy (Pty) Ltd 
    79. MATHOSIM TRIMMING AND UPHOLSTERY 
    80. Melenial Media (Pty) Ltd 
    81. MFISA 
    82. MMBG Trading & Consulting 
    83. Molebogeng Resource Centre 
    84. Morongwa Consulting Services (Pty) Ltd 
    85. MORTERBOARD TRAINING SOLUTIONS (PTY) LTD 
    86. Motheo FET College - Central Office 
    87. MULTILAYER TRADING 317 
    88. National Braiding Industries 
    89. National Workplace 
    90. NDIMASE TRADING 
    91. Ndlamlense Primary Co-operative Limited 
    92. NELLY-SGUEEJE TRADING 
    93. Nguni Shades SA School of Fashion 
    94. Nkulungwane General Trader cc 
    95. Northlink College Cape Town 
    96. NSJ Agricultural Farming And Multipurpose 
    97. Ntoane Associates (Pty) Ltd 
    98. Organet Contracting and Development 
    99. Oyama Kulwazi Training & Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
    100. Phala Projects cc 
    101. Pinus Tech Technologies Trading and Projects 
    102. Positive Thinking Consultants CC 
    103. Prilla 
    104. Qualfurn Training & Projects 
    105. Qualitas Career Academy Newcastle Pty Ltd 
    106. Rally Business Consulting PTY LTD 
    107. Refmoloi Textile Consulting 
    108. Romatex Home Textiles (WC) 
    109. RUBICON COMMUNICATIONS 
    110. Safe Heavens Properties (Pty) Ltd 
    111. Salabedla Contracting and Trading (Pty) Ltd 
    112. Sarva Dharma Ashram 
    113. Sekhukhune FET College - Central Office 
    114. Sew Africa Training Centre 
    115. SEWAFRICA Marketing (Pty) Ltd 
    116. SHEET PLASTIC MARKETING CC 
    117. Sheet Plastic Pty Ltd 
    118. South Africa Advanced Skills Institute (Pty) Ltd 
    119. South African Advanced Skills Institute 
    120. Spear of African Woman in Agriculture & Rural Development 
    121. Surgolox (Pty) Ltd 
    122. Take Note Trading 227 cc 
    123. ThabileTrade 1054 cc 
    124. THANDEKA VOCATIONAL EDUCATION TRUST (PTY) LTD 
    125. The Brokers Learning Centre (Pty) Ltd 
    126. The Tailor Shop School of Tailoring and Dress Design Training Centre (Pty) Ltd 
    127. Thitha Training and Development Services 
    128. Tidlobi Developmental Activities NPC 
    129. True Ruby Trading 1021 cc 
    130. Tshwane North College 
    131. Tsiku Consulting (Pty) Ltd 
    132. Tufbag Pty Ltd 
    133. Ubucubu Home Industries 
    134. Udumo Training & Develoment (Pty) Ltd 
    135. Umbuso Training Services 
    136. Umfolozi TVET College (Richards Bay) 
    137. Uphiwekonke Holdings (Pty) Ltd 
    138. Valoworx 278 
    139. Velenkosini Multiskills and Catering 
    140. VPK BUSINESS VENTURE C C 
    141. W-Tech Manufacturing Pty Ltd 
    142. Western Cape Clothing and Textiles Service Centre 
    143. ZA GEAR 



    All qualifications and part qualifications registered on the National Qualifications Framework are public property. Thus the only payment that can be made for them is for service and reproduction. It is illegal to sell this material for profit. If the material is reproduced or quoted, the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) should be acknowledged as the source.