The purpose of learning is to ensure safe loading, conveying and off-loading of dangerous goods according to legal and organisational requirements. Credited learners can convey dangerous goods in accordance with legal, safety, manufacturer and other relevant requirements and handle incidents safely when they occur.
Credited learners are capable of:
- Complying with relevant legal documentation requirements.
- Applying safety and standard operating procedures during loading and off-loading.
- Applying safety procedures in the event of an incident.
- Complying with the requirements of SANS 10231 in terms of behaviour on route.
4 Credit │NQF LEV 3
Learners credited with this standard will be able to handle and store hazardous/dangerous goods in accordance with national and international statutory requirements and standards. Learners credited with this standard are capable of: Identifying and classifying hazardous substances and dangerous goods in accordance with statutory requirements.
Applying the statutory requirements relevant to the control and management of hazardous material.
6 Credits │NQF Lev 5
A person credited with this unit standard is capable of:
Identifying and assessing the risk. Confining a spill.
Evaluating the incident and implementing clean up. Completing required documentation and reports.
4 credits │NQF Lev 4