BC Landscape
LEARNERSHIP
NATIONAL CERTIFICATE : ARBORICULTURE: TREE PRESERVATION – NQF LEVEL 03
SAQA ID. 65490
   
UNIT STANDARDS
  SAQA ID Unit Standard Title NQF Level Credits
CORE 243272 Operate a Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP). 2 10
CORE 262280 Climb a tree according to safe working practices. 3 10
CORE 262157 Conduct pruning activities according to industry standards. 3 5
CORE 262301 Dismantle trees according to acceptable industry standards and safe practices. 3 10
CORE 117066 Fell trees with a chainsaw using specialised techniques. 3 2
CORE 262185 Identify types and basic characteristics of tree families. 3 10
CORE 262187 Operate a chainsaw from a rope and harness. 3 5
CORE 262258 Perform aerial rescue from a tree. 3 5
CORE 254220 Provide primary emergency care/first aid as an advanced first responder. 3 8
Elective 116124 Control pests, diseases and weeds on all crops effectively and responsibly. 2 2
Elective 261803 Operate chipper according to industry norms. 2 3
Elective 261804 Operate stump grinder according to industry norms. 2 3
Elective 9322 Work in a team. 2 3
Elective 254506 Demonstrate knowledge and attainment of the principal soil types and their characteristics. 3 3
Elective 262183 Install cabling and bracing for tree support. 3 7
Elective 114587 Determine and manage the human resource needs of a new venture. 4 4
Elective 114589 Manage time productively. 4 4
Elective 243273 Monitor and control the safety and operations of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms. 4 8
Elective 242819 Motivate and Build a Team. 4 10
TOTAL CREDITS: 112