SAQA ID 60190

Water and Wastewater Treatment Process Operations NQF Level 3

138 Credits   SAQA Qualification ID 60190

 

Mod No

FUNDAMENTAL  Total 36 credits

C

M178

Accommodate audience and context needs in oral/signed communication. ID 119472 NQF3

5

M179

Demonstrate an understanding of the use of different number bases and measurement units and an awareness of error in the context of relevant calculations. ID 9010 NQF3

2

M180

Describe, apply, analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contexts. ID 9013 NQF3

4

M295

Interpret and use information for text. ID 119457 NQF3 (M181)

5

Write/present/sign texts for a range of communicative contexts. ID 119465 NQF3 (M185)

5

M182

Investigate life and work related problems using data and probabilities. ID 9012 NQF3

5

M183

Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes. ID 119467 NQF3

5

M184

Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, and national issues. ID 7456 NQF3

5

 

Mod No

CORE  Total 87 credits

C

M271

Perform basic calculations. ID 7812 NQF2

3

M71

Read and interpret basic engineering drawings. ID 9882 NQF2

8

M252

Understand fundamentals of electricity. ID 113877 NQF2

8

M170

Apply public sector policies and procedures to achieve administration objectives.

ID 242870 NQF3

12

M171

Demonstrate basic knowledge of computers.  ID 9532 NQF3

6

M290

(M172+M175)

Demonstrate knowledge of different methods of achieving disinfection in a water & wastewater effluent environment. ID 254103 NQF3 (M172)

2

Measure and interpret chlorine dosage. ID 254097 NQF3 (M175)

6

M173

Demonstrate knowledge of quality and its management in water & wastewater context.

ID 254114 NQF3

4

M174

Demonstrate knowledge of sampling procedures for water & wastewater treatment tests.

ID 254125 NQF3

6

M272

Demonstrate knowledge of SI measurement units used in water & wastewater treatment.

ID 254123 NQF3

7

M176

Operate a membrane process. ID 254117 NQF3

8

M136

(M279)

Operate a rapid gravity filtration process. ID 246446 NQF3

5

M294

(M177+M35)

Operate mechanical and electrical plant and equipment in a water & wastewater environment. ID 255474 NQF3 (M177)

6

Demonstrate knowledge and operation of mechanical and electrical systems. ID 12058 NQF4 (M35)

6

 

Mod No

ELECTIVE  Minimum of 15 credits

(Learners who choose waste water competency must choose the  activated sludge Unit Standard M187)

C

M140

Operate biological trickling filter. ID 246445 NQF2

4

M23

Operate rotating bio disc contactor. ID 12048 NQF2

4

M186

Carry out basic first aid treatment in the workplace.  ID 116534 NQF3

2

M187*

Demonstrate knowledge of activated sludge processes in wastewater treatment.

ID 254116 NQF3

6

M188

Demonstrate knowledge of oxidation pond and maturation ponds processes in wastewater treatment. ID 254101 NQF3

7

M296

(M171,M190+M189)

Use a GUI-based word processor to create merged documents. ID116942 NQF3 (M189)

3

Use a GUI-based word processor to enhance a document through the use of tables and columns. ID 119078 NQF3 (M190)

5

Demonstrate basic knowledge of computers. ID9532 NQF3 (M171) This is a Core Unit   and is included in this Module

 

M191*

Apply the skills of customer care in a specific work environment. ID 119676 NQF4

4

M192

Control composting process. ID 254134 NQF4

4

 

* Suggested Water and Waste Water Electives. Total Elective Credits = 18 Credits. Total Qualification Credits = 36 + 87 + 18 = 141 Credits

Note : This qualification does not include any water specific Unit Standards. A best fit of Units have been selected