Qualification ID: 50285
NQF Level: 3
No. of Credits: 122
The purpose of the qualification is to ensure competent professional driving competence in the road transport sector, thus improving the earning capacity of professional drivers as well as transport sector professionalism and economic growth. The qualification is set to create an environment for growth and development of learners, by improving the employment prospects and marketable competence of drivers, and accelerating the redress of past unfair discrimination in education, training and employment opportunities. By setting the minimum standards contained in this qualification, professional driving education and training will also improve By the end of this programme, the learners will competent in:
- Obtaining and communicating road transport operation information assessing loads against given permissible load requirementsplanning road transport service delivery that meets specified requirementsdriving a vehicle conveying a specific freight commodity or category of passengerusing computerised spreadsheets and word processing.
- Planning the establishment of a small business according to relevant business principlesconducting vehicle maintenance according to specified proceduresoperating lifting equipment according to specified procedures