SAQA ID 58951

 

National Certificate: Water and Wastewater Treatment Process Operations NQF Level 2

136 Credits   SAQA Qualification ID 58951

 

Mod No

FUNDAMENTAL Total 36 credits

C

M148

Write / present for a defined context ID119456  NQF2

5

M64

Demonstrate understanding of rational and irrational numbers, and number systems.     ID7480  NQF2

3

M147

Use language & communication in occupational learning programmes            ID119460  NQF2

5

M149

Access and use information from texts  ID119463  NQF2

5

M68

Work with a range of patterns and functions and solve problems     ID9007 NQF2

5

M69

Apply basic knowledge of statistics and probability in order to investigate life related problems ID9009  NQF2

3

M70

Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal and community life.  ID7469  NQF2

2

M9

Identify, describe, compare, classify, explore shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional shapes in different contexts ID9008  NQF2  

3

M121

Respond to selected literary texts ID119455 NQF2

5

 

Mod No

CORE  Total 71 credits

C

M130

Demonstrate knowledge of  water cycle, water and waste water systems and processes  ID246463  NQF2

5

M283 (M120 + M142)

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of plant equipment ID246471 NQF2 (M120)

Operate pumps  ID246442  NQF2 (M142)

6 + 5

M133(M279)

Operate a sand filter  ID246443  NQF1

4

M134

Operate the chlorine dosing process  ID246535  NQF2

5

M146

Handle and dispose of  water and wastewater sludge  ID246472  NQF1

5

M141

Demonstrate knowledge of elementary biology in the wastewater environment   ID246473  NQF2

3

M276

(M135+ 125)

Apply personal safety practices in the water sector ID246459, NQF2, M135

Keep the work area safe and productive ID13220, NQF2, M125

4 +8

M20

Demonstrate an understanding of HIV/ Aids and its implications    ID8494 NQF2

4

M143

Operate water and wastewater chemical dosage systems  ID246466  NQF2

10

M122

Interpret material safety data sheets (MDS) in order to address chemical safety in the workplace  ID244061  NQF1

4

M123

Conduct sampling for water and wastewater treatment processes  ID246464  NQF2

4

M124

Conduct water treatment process control tests  ID246461  NQF2

4

 

Mod No

ELECTIVE Minimum of 29 credits

C

M129*

Demonstrate basic knowledge of the wastewater treatment process  ID246460  NQF2

8 WW

M145*

Operate inlet works   ID246468  NQF2  

5WW

M144*

Operate primary settling processes in wastewater treatment  ID246469  NQF2

5WW

M140*

Operate a biological trickling system  ID246445  NQF2

4 G

M139* **

Maintain maturation and oxidation ponds   ID246441  NQF1

2 G

M138

Operating a rotating biological contactor unit  ID246448  NQF2

3 G

M137**

Operate water recovery unit  ID246486  NQF2

4 G

M136** (M279)

Operate a rapid gravity filtration process  ID246446  NQF3

5 G

M126

Operate a personal computer system  ID 116932  NQF1

3 G

M127

Carry out basic first aid treatment in the workplace  ID116534  NQF3

2 G

M187*

Demonstrate knowledge of activated sludge processes in wastewater treatment  ID246437  NQF3

6 G

M131**

Demonstrate knowledge of the water treatment process  ID 246450  NQF2

8 W

M132**

Operate  coagulation, flocculation and sedimentation processes  ID 246440   NQF2

10 W

 

* Suggested Waste Water Electives: Six Modules, 30 Credits: Total Qualification Credits Waste Water = 36+71+30= 137 Credits

**Suggested Water Electives:  Five Modules, 29 Credits: Total Qualification Credits Water = 36+71+29= 136 Credits