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Chainsaw Operator

COURSE OVERVIEW:

CO People credited with this unit are able to:

Demonstrate knowledge of chainsaw parts and basic mechanics.

Demonstrate knowledge of safety during chainsaw use.

Prepare and start a chainsaw.

Cut felled timber with a chainsaw.

Carry out periodic maintenance on a chainsaw.

 

PROGRAMME OUTLINE:

National Certificate : Furniture Making Level 2

Overview:


This qualification will equip the learner with the skills, knowledge and values to participate effectively in workplace activities within the Clothing, Textile, Footwear and Leather (CTFL) manufacturing industries. Learners achieving this qualification will be able to contribute to CTFL manufacturing processes by:
TYPE OF PROGRAMME

  • Part-time
  • Full time

 DURATION

18 months

 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

ABM COLLEGE SA

ABM COLLEGE SA is Accredited and Registered with QCTO HR. Management Studies ,Umalusi Engineering Electrical,Mechanical Enginering and DHET 

Nirvana Training Academy

First Aid, Emergency Medical, Firefighting And Occupational Health & Safety Training Academy

Nirvana is a trusted Health & Safety Training Company situated in South Africa. We have a national and country wide footprint. We are fully equipped and furnished to provide all of our students the best training and education necessary to make them effective Firefighters and more.

21st Century Waste Management and Resource Recovery

The implementation of the National Waste Management Strategy (NWMS 2010) and National Environmental Management Waste Act (NEMWA 2008) facilitates a paradigm shift over the philosophy and strategy of solid and hazardous waste management. The new paradigm requires us to look at solid waste and refuse as valuable resource rather than a waste as implied by the common meaning of the word.

Introduction to Mining

The Introduction to Mining short course is specifically designed to provide non-mining personnel who play a support function to the mining core and/or suppliers to the mining industry, with fundamental knowledge and insight into mining operations. Aimed at professional people who do not necessarily have a mining engineering degree or diploma, you can acquire a better understanding of the mining process through this course if you are already working on a mine, work for a mine supplier or own shares in mines.

Short Course in Railway Infrastructure Maintenance Management

5 ECSA CPD Points

The Railway Infrastructure Maintenance Management short course will introduce you to the general principles of railway infrastructure maintenance and the management thereof, as applied to the fields of track, traction power supply, signalling and rail-bound telecommunications, as well as its integration into a multidisciplinary approach.

Short Course in Wheel–Rail Interaction

5 ECSA CPD Points

The Wheel–Rail Interaction short course will develop an appreciation of the multidisciplinary nature of the technology that substantially adds to the bottom line of any railway business. Knowledge of wheel–rail interaction is essential for anyone involved in the operations of railways over the full spectrum of heavy-haul and general freight to medium- and high-speed passenger traffic. You will also be provided with the necessary guidelines for best practices in heavy-haul railway operations that are related to rail and wheel interface issues.

Short Course in Rolling Stock Technology

The Rolling Stock Technology module covers everything there is to know about locomotives, wagons and coaches. The principles of Rolling Stock Design (mechanical and electrical) are presented as fundamental knowledge for understanding the functioning of the various systems and sub-systems of a railway vehicle. Emphasis is placed on the various interfaces between rolling stock components and the module concludes with the essential aspects of condition monitoring, inspection, maintenance and safety.

Short Course in Law, Risk, Economics and the Environment in Railway Operations

The short course in Law, Risk, Economics and the Environment in Railway Operations assist in describing general and railway law, touching on international norms and rules covering insurance and liabilities and compensation. National health and safety regulations are discussed along with basic economic systems and environmental protection aspects. This five-day course is aimed at training all TFR employees and generally brief them on respective aspects.

Train Movement Control Systems

The Train Movement Control Systems short course will provide you with a better understanding of Train Movement Control Systems (TMCSs) and their importance in ensuring safety in railway operations. The course covers various aspects of train movement control and sociotechnical systems, as well as current signalling procedures that are used. You will also gain a working knowledge of the institutionalisation and economics of TMCS, conditions monitoring systems and the state of railway safety in South Africa and abroad.

Introduction to Multidisciplinary Concepts in Railway Engineering

The short course in the Introduction to Multidisciplinary Concepts in Railway Engineering is ideal for a professional from any engineering discipline who already has reasonable (or intention to gain) experience in the railway operations environment. During this course, you will not only be introduced to the multidisciplinary aspects and concepts of railway engineering, but you will also be equipped with unparalleled knowledge of the basic principles of and general background to the field with a specific focus on how railway transport systems operate.

Cisco Certified Networking Associate: Routing and Switching (CCNA®)

The Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA®): Routing and Switching short course incorporates both theoretical and practical aspects in preparation of the CCNA certification examination. The course provides you with the requisite skills and hands-on-experience needed to design, install, operate and maintain networks through a complete range of networking concepts and features.

Manufacturing, Engineering and Related Activities

Overview:

This qualification specifies the key skills, knowledge and values required to access engineering and manufacturing qualifications in the Further Education and Training Band.

 

It provides learners who have no formal qualification with an opportunity for assessment to • Recognise prior learning.

  • Identify gaps, and
  • Structure learning programmes to close those gaps.

 

The learning required for these learners would be what is typically included in ABET learning programmes.

 

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