Registered Skills Programmes

MQA Skills Programmes

Please note that the MQA Skills Programmes requires site specific approval and learners must complete the core, minimum specializtion unit standards and minimum general electives as defined in the skills programme to achieve competency. Your mine's safe operating procedures (SOP's) have to be incorporated into the learning material. Contact our sales department to apply for site approval or for any other enquiries regarding this skills programme.
Approved Sites

Tendele Coal Mine

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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2253025Demonstrate knowledge and ability to work in a surface mine
3257021Doze material using a rubber wheel dozer
4257038Use a track dozer to move material
5257026Drill blast holes in a surface mining operation
6257040De-water blast holes using vehicle mounted de-watering pump
7230011Drill medium diameter blast holes using an hydraulic or pneumatic drilling rig and compressor
8230020Drill small diameter blast holes using a percussion drilling rig and compressor
9116632Drill holes for blasting and/or splitting dimension stone blocks using a mechanised drill rig
10116658Drill intersecting holes for diamond wire sawing
11257032Load material using a face shovel
12257076Excavate and load material using hydraulic excavator
13257031Load, haul and dump material using a front end loader
14256996Relocate material using a dragline
15257035Load, haul and dump material using a scraper
16257034Load and offload material using a skid steer loader
17116626Handle dimension stone blocks by means of front end loader
18257028Operate Tractor Loader Backhoe
19257024Haul and dump material using a haul truck
20257115Grade material using a motor grader
21256997Break rock using a hydraulic rock breaker
22257018Relocate machines and equipment using a lowbed
23257020Transport material and equipment using a flat back truck
24257060Suppress dust using a water bowser
25257017Transport and distribute explosives using a heavy-duty explosives vehicle
26257077Illuminate an area using a lighting plant
27256998Deliver compressed air using a mobile electrical compressor
28257015Transport and distribute explosives by means of a light duty explosives vehicle
29257025Transport personnel, material and equipment using light delivery vehicle
30257040De-water blast holes using vehicle mounted de-watering pump
31257041Bar down loose rocks using appropriate equipment
32257135Transport and distribute fuel using a fuel bowser
33230018Operate a mixer-placer explosives truck
34257019Load, transport and place explosives components into blast holes using a mixer-placer truck
35256995Move trailing cable using cable reeler
36259639Explain basic health and safety principles in and around the workplace
3713961Demonstrate knowledge and use of hand operated fire fighting equipment
38120496Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace
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HWSETA Skills Programmes

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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259617Conduct an investigation into workplace safety, health and environmental incidents
3259619Conduct workplace Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspections
4259610Demonstrate basic understanding of the procedure for submission of compensation claims for injuries and occupational diseases
5259599Participate in the establishment, implementation and monitoring of a health and safety agreement
6259601Participate in the implementation and evaluation of a safety and health management programme in the workplace
7259600Participate in the implementation and evaluation of a environmental management programme in the workplace
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259602Describe sources of and control measures for noise in a work place
3119554Apply environmental management tools to assess impacts
4259639Explain basic health and safety principles in and around the workplace
5120330Conduct a continuous risk assessment in a workplace
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259624Control workplace hazards and risks
3259597Explain emergency preparedness and response procedures
4259621Manage the prevention of fatigue in the workplace
513961Demonstrate Knowledge and Use of Hand Operated Fire Fighting Equipment
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259624Control workplace hazards and risks
3259597 Explain emergency preparedness and response procedures
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259617Conduct an investigation into workplace safety, health and environmental incidents
3259619 Conduct workplace Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspections
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259639Explain basic health and safety principles in and around the workplace
3120496 Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
213961Demonstrate Knowledge and Use of Hand Operated Fire Fighting Equipment
39964 Apply health and safety to a work area
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259620Manoeuvre materials safely by hand in a workplace
3259604Verify compliance to safety, health and environmental requirements in the workplace
4259618Examine refuge bays/places of safety
59964Apply health and safety to a work area
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259609Demonstrate an understanding of Occupational Hygiene
3120496Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259639Explain basic health and safety principles in and around the workplace
3259624Control workplace hazards and risks
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2120496Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace
313961Demonstrate Knowledge and Use of Hand Operated Fire Fighting Equipment
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2119554Apply environmental management tools to assess impacts
3119553Take action to address impacts on the environment
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2259619Conduct workplace Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspections
39964 Apply health and safety to a work area
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FP&M SETA Qualifications

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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2113924Apply basic business ethics in a work environment
3117043Choke and dechoke timber during extraction with a skidding machine fitted with a winch in a production situation
4117049Demonstrate knowledge of basic safety in forestry operations
5117079Identify, explain and demonstrate standard safety procedures during active wildfire suppression
6117081Choke and dechoke timber during extraction with a cable yarder in a production situation
7117082Contribute to the suppression of wildfires at basic fire-fighting level
8119567Perform basic life support and first aid procedures
9119631Explore and use a variety of strategies to learn
10119635Engage in a range of speaking/signing and listening interactions for a variety of purposes
11119636Write/Sign for a variety of different purposes
12119640Read/view and respond to a range of text types
13120086Identify engineering tools, material and equipment and explain the purpose and function of each
14123130Demonstrate knowledge of key elements of commercial forestry
15123131Plant plantation trees
16123132Eradicate weeds manually in a commercial environment
17123133Prepare planting site using hand tools
18123134Apply herbicides to noxious weeds
19123135Apply pesticides before or after planting
20123136Describe the environmental impacts of commercial forestry
21123137Describe and explain basic safety requirements in a forestry environment
22123138Operate and maintain a motorised water pump
23123139Apply fertiliser before and after planting
24123140Clear plantation waste by burning
25123141Debranch trees using an axe/hatchet
26123142Prune for access in Commercial Forestry and to ensure correct stem form
27123143Reduce coppice in gum plantations
28123145Select and space trees in commercial wattle forests
29123146Debark trees with a hatchet and prepare bark bundles in a wattle operation
30123148Load and refuel fixed wing aircraft for wildfire suppression
31123149Communicate using a two-way radio system
32123236Perform fire-lookout duties
3312466Explain the individual`s role within business
3412509Manage personal finances
3512512Practice environmental awareness
3612513Plan and manage time in the workplace
3712649Identify community issues in relation to conservation
3812650Understand the nature and importance of conservation
3913998Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of supply and demand, and the concept: production
4014084Demonstrate an understanding of and use the numbering system
41243189Manage personal finances
427447Working with numbers in various contexts
437449Critically analyse how mathematics is used in social, political and economic relations
447451Collect, analyse, use and communicate numerical data
457461Use maps to access and communicate information concerning routes, location and direction
467463Describe and represent objects and the environment in terms of shape, space, time and motion
477464Analyse cultural products and processes as representations of shape, space and time
488420Operate in a team
498494Demonstrate an understanding of HIV/AIDS and its implications
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1 Unit Standard Code Description
2113852Apply occupational health, safety and environmental principles
311473 Manage individual and team performance
4117049Demonstrate knowledge of basic safety in forestry operations
5117061 Debranch felled trees using a chainsaw in a production situation
6117062Fell trees with a chainsaw using the standard technique and felling levers
7117069 Cross-cut felled trees using a chainsaw in a production situation
8117085Conduct basic forestry map reading
9119567 Perform basic life support and first aid procedures
10120379Work as a project team member
11123149Communicate using a two-way radio system
12123230 Perform administrative functions during wildfire suppression
13123231Manage a crew during wildfire suppression
14123232 Lead a strike attack force to contain or extinguish a wildfire
15123233Cut felled timber using a chainsaw and maintain chainsaw
16123234Control activities at an airstrip during aerial wildfire suppression
17123235Manage a controlled burn
18123236Perform fire-lookout duties
19123237Control forestry work team activities
20123238Conduct maintenance on herbicide applicators
21123239Manage a chemical store on a forestry plantation
22123240Demonstrate knowledge of silviculture in commercial forestry
23123241 Select and mark trees for thinning in commercial forestry
24123242Organize forestry work team activities
25123243 Operate brush-cutters in commercial forestry
26123244Operate an electronic fire surveillance facility
27123245Scale tree lengths into log assortments in a production situation
2812509Manage personal finances
2912512 Practice environmental awareness
307456 Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business and national issues
318494Demonstrate an understanding of HIV/AIDS and its implications
328968Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communication
338969Interpret and use information from texts
348970Write texts for a range of communicative contexts
358971Analyse and respond to a variety of literary texts
369010Demonstrate an understanding of the use of different number bases and measurement units and an awareness of error in the context of relevant calculations
379012Investigate life and work related problems using data and probabilities
389013 Describe, apply, analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts
399964 Apply health and safety to a work area
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CETA Qualifications

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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
213971Describe and interpret the composition, roleplayers, processes and role of the construction industry
314560Handle, transport, store and utilize hazardous materials on a civil construction site
413972Identify describe and use materials in civil engineering construction
514561Implement roadside safety procedures
614336Maintain records on a construction site
712484Perform basic fire fighting
812483Perform basic first aid
915034Work in confined spaces on construction sites
10116976Apply generic crane operational skills
119962Calculate construction quantities to develop a work plan
129968Procure materials, tools and equipment
13116986Sling complex loads and communicate during crane operations
1414580Read and interpret construction drawings and specifications
158968Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communication
169010Demonstrate an understanding of the use of different number bases and measurement units and an awareness of error in the context of relevant calculations
179013Describe, apply, analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts
188969Interpret and use information from texts
199012Investigate life and work related problems using data and probabilities
208973Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes
217456Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business and national issues
228970Write texts for a range of communicative contexts
23116978Conduct advanced mobile crane operations
24116981Conduct advanced tower crane operations
25116989Use a mobile crane to carry out demolition activities with demolition equipment
26117001Use a mobile crane to carry out pile driving
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2110075Apply basic fire fighting techniques
314560Handle, transport, store and utilize hazardous materials on a civil construction site
414656Demonstrate an understanding of sexuality and sexually transmitted infections including HIV/AIDS
59964Apply health and safety to a work area
614336Maintain records on a construction site
714556Apply productivity principles on a construction site
89986Apply quality principles on a construction site
9116283Demonstrate knowledge of and apply regulatory requirements pertaining to crane operation
10116227Demonstrate mechanical awareness and crane appreciation
119966Establish and prepare a work area
12110078Plan, organise and manage oneself in the organisation
139965Render basic first aid
14116256Sling and communicate during crane operations
1514633Adhere to disciplinary code
1614636Follow grievance procedure
17113847Foster and maintain customer relations
188963Access and use information from texts
199009Apply basic knowledge of statistics and probability to influence the use of data and procedures in order to investigate life related problems
207480Demonstrate understanding of rational and irrational numbers and number systems
219008Identify, describe, compare, classify, explore shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional shapes in different contexts
228962Maintain and adapt oral communication
238967Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes
247469Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal and community life
259007Work with a range of patterns and functions and solve problems
268964Write for a defined context
27115900Demonstrate knowledge of skills required in the crane industry
28115903Demonstrate knowledge of the requirements for mobile crane delivery
29116231Operate a cab controlled overhead crane
30116254Operate a mobile crane
31116235Operate a pendant controlled overhead crane
32116255Operate a tower crane
33116253 Operate a truck mounted loader crane
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2117040Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of bulk earthworks construction
314560Handle, transport, store and utilize hazardous materials on a civil construction site
413972Identify describe and use materials in civil engineering construction
514561Implement roadside safety procedures
614336Maintain records on a constuction site
712484Perform basic fire fighting
812483Perform basic first aid
915034Work in confined spaces on construction sites
10117039Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of the construction of layerworks
119962Calculate construction quantities to develop a work plan
129968Procure materials, tools and equipment
1314580Read and interpret construction drawings and specifications
148968Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communication
159010Demonstrate an understanding of the use of different number bases and measurement units and an awareness of error in the context of relevant calculations
169013Describe, apply, analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts
178969Interpret and use information from texts
189012Investigate life and work related problems using data and probabilities
198973Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes
207456Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business and national issues
218970Write texts for a range of communicative contexts
22230000Perform a limited range of rope access tasks and rescues
23117015Conduct advanced articulated dump truck operations
24117006Conduct advanced backhoe / loader operations
25116997Conduct advanced bitumen spray equipment operations
26116983Conduct advanced continuous bucket trencher operations
27117013Conduct advanced dragline operations
28117019Conduct advanced face shovel operations
29116990Conduct advanced front end loader operations
30116992Conduct advanced grader operations
31117031Conduct advanced hot mix asphalt paving machine operations
32117011Conduct advanced hydraulic excavator operations
33117014Conduct advanced milling machine operations
34116996Conduct advanced paving screed operations
35117037Conduct advanced paving screed operations
36117035Conduct advanced road rehabilitation machine operations
37117032Conduct advanced roller operations
38117030Conduct advanced scraper operations
39117036Conduct advanced sideboom operations
40117038Conduct advanced skid steer loader operations
41117034Conduct advanced tip truck operations
42117020Conduct advanced tracked dozer operations
43117010Conduct advanced tractor operations
44117012Conduct advanced water cart operations
45117028Conduct advanced wheeled dozer operations
46117072Extract timber to a landing using a cable skidder in a production situation
47117074Extract timber to a landing using a grapple skidder in a production situation
48115831Foster and maintain customer service levels and relations
49117052Prepare, operate and maintain a 3-wheeled loader in a non-production situation
50229994Assess a worksite for work at height and prepare a fall protection plan
51116575Demonstrate an understanding of and apply hiring business practices
52117045Extract timber to a landing using a forwarder in a production situation
53117065Fell and bunch trees using a feller buncher in a production situation
54116594Function in a team
55259878Handover a serviced vehicle
56252218Liaise with a range of customers of a business
57243950Maintain a preventative maintenance programme
58115870Maintain process and record inventories of all hire items
59243276Manage the transportation of mobile elevated work platforms (MEWP)
60115859Monitor and control hire contracts
61115877Monitor and control the maintenance of equipment
62243273Monitor and control the safety and operations of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms
63243274Monitor and control the use of prefabricated aluminium alloy scaffolding
64123253Operate a rigid heavy vehicle
65229999Perform a range of advanced fall arrest rescues
66242811Prioritise time and work for self and team
67229997Select equipment and rig ropes for rope access projects
68230001Supervise rope access teams and perform advanced manoeuvres and rescues
69243271Supervise, inspect and control the use of Temporary Suspended Platforms
70243954 Understand the need for cultural awareness in dealing with customers and colleagues
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1Unit Standard CodeDescription
2252259Plan, organise and manage own activities in the organisation
314556Apply productivity principles on a construction site
49986Apply quality principles on a construction site
5262687Apply regulatory requirements in plant operations
6262726Demonstrate a basic understanding of the mechanics of plant
7114219Demonstrate an understanding and implement environmental initiatives on a construction activity
8262685Demonstrate an understanding of earthworks
9262724Demonstrate knowledge of civil construction works
109978Describe the construction industry composition its work procurement systems and communication techniques
119966Establish and prepare a work area
1212484Perform basic fire fighting
13120496Provide risk-based primary emergency care/first aid in the workplace
1412463Understand and deal with HIV/AIDS
1514633Adhere to disciplinary code
16246667Demonstrate an understanding of Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Legislations
17123258Foster and maintain customer relations
18119463Access and use information from texts
199009Apply basic knowledge of statistics and probability to influence the use of data and procedures in order to investigate life related problems
207480Demonstrate understanding of rational and irrational numbers and number systems
219008Identify, describe, compare, classify, explore shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional shapes in different contexts
22119454Maintain and adapt oral/signed communication
23119460Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes
247469Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal and community life
259007Work with a range of patterns and functions and solve problems
26119456Write/present for a defined context
27252250Apply fire fighting techniques
28252244Describe the impact of customer service on a business
29243275Erect and dismantle prefabricated aluminium alloy scaffolding
30229998Explain and perform fall arrest techniques when working at height
3110007Identify, analyse and select business opportunities
32243189Manage personal finances
3315091Plan to manage one`s time
34244605Demonstrate ability to participate effectively in a team or group
35257077Illuminate an area using a lighting plant
36229995Install, use and perform basic rescues from fall arrest systems and implement the fall protection plan
37244365Lift and move material and equipment by means of a forklift
38262727Operate a backhoe/loader
39262732Operate a continuous bucket trencher
40262730Operate a dragline
41262746Operate a face shovel
42262747Operate a front end loader
43262735Operate a grader
44262787Operate a hot mix asphalt paving machine
45262788Operate a milling machine
46243272Operate a Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP)
47262789Operate a paving screed
48262731Operate a rigid body dump truck
49262805Operate a roller
50262710Operate a scraper
51262790Operate a service truck
52262824Operate a Sideboom
53262712Operate a skid steer loader
54262734Operate a tip truck
55262729Operate a tracked dozer
56262804Operate a tractor
57262764Operate a water cart
58262713Operate a wheeled dozer
59262745Operate an articulated dump truck
60262744Operate an excavator
61262785Operate bitumen spray equipment
629322Work in a team
63257041Bar down loose rocks using appropriate equipment
64115863Demonstrate an understanding of the preparation of the item for hire
65262728Grade to final levels using a motor grader
66115880Interact with customer to provide a complete hire service
67115858Receive and store new stock for hire
68115861 Receive and store returned hired stock
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