OCCUPATIONAL QUALIFICATION NAME NQF Level Min. Credits SAQA ID NUmber
       
Airline Ground Crew 4 125 93791
Adult Literacy Teacher 5 198 101675
Bank Customer Services Clerk 4 51 101710
Bank Teller 4 49 101673
Beam House Machine Operator 2 134  101551 
Bicycle Mechanic 4 84 99694
Boat Builder and Repairer (Boat Builder) 4 360 94573
Boat Builder and Repairer (Ship Builder) 4 437 97155
Bookkeeper 5 364 98959
Braiding Machine Operator 2 168 101325
Bricklayer 4 326                      93627
Bus Driver 3 120 94202
Career Development Information Officer 5 120 96372
Carpenter 4 360                      94022
Cash Office Clerk 2 30  
Checkout Operator 2 35 99707
Chef 5 554 101697
Chemist (Surface Coatings Technologist) 5 191 96367
Child and Youth Care Worker 5 190 99510
Christian Religious Professional 5 237 101571
Clearing and Forwading Agent 5 120 96368
Coal Cutter Operator Underground Coal 2 68 101366
Combat Weapon Fitter 2 534 99696
Commissioning Editor 7 169 101553
Community Worker (Community Development Practitioner) 5 212 97691
Community Worker (Community Development Worker) 5 150 97708
Compliance Officer 6 240 91671
Computer Technician 5 282 101408
Contact Centre Manager 5 285 99687
Crop Produce Analyst 5 265 99256
Customs Compliance Manager 7 250 102499
Deck Hand (Able Seaman) 3 123 93792
Diesel Fitter 4 540 98822
Diesel Mechanic 4 540 97592
Diplomat 6 159 99054
Dispatching and Receiving Clerk 3 34 99446
Dragline Operator 3 75 101669
Draughtsperson (Piping Draughts person) 5 234 99575
Drill Rig Operator-Underground 2 70 99704
Driller 2 56 99379
Driller (Directional Driller) 3 108 99908
Driller (Exploration Driller) 3 70 98823
Dump Truck Operator 2 54 101677
Early Childhood Development Practitioner 4 131 97542
Electrical Line Mechanic - Overhead Lines Mechanic 4 510 91781
Electrical Substation Operations Technician (Power System Controller) 5 256 96462
Electrician 4 360 91761
Electroplater 4 411 91783
Emergency Service and Rescue Official (Mine Rescue Service Worker) 4 32 94042
Energy Efficiency Technician 6 119 99426
Engine Able Seafarer 3 138 101729
Engineering Pattern Maker 4 376 93623
Environmental Science Technician 6 467 99508
Excavator Operator 3 75 101711
Facilities Manager 6 262  
Financial Markets Practitioner 7 120 93603
Firefighter 4 149 98991
Fitter and Turner 4 458 94020
Footwear Bottomstock Production Machine Operator 2 112 99232
Footwear Closing Production Machine Operator 2 130 96374
Footwear Cutting Machine Operator 2 130 96369
Footwear Finishing Production Machine Operator 2 138 101674
Footwear Lasting and Making Production Machine Operator 2 150 99259
Forecourt Attendant 2 28 99708
Forestry and Related Industries Safety Health and Environment 4 278 99712
Fossil Power Plant Process Controller 6 210 97384
Freight Handler 3 122 96396
Garden Worker 2 69 99692
Geological Technician (Marine Mining Geological Technician) 4 326 99285
Geological Technician (Surface Mining Geological Technician) 4 568 99257
Geological Technician (Underground Mining Geological Technician) 4 540 99260
Geomatics Officer 5 174 101407
Glazier 4 360 94023
Goldsmith 4 575 94039
Hairdresser 4 540 102497
Hauling Equipment Operator- Underground 2 66 99702
Health Information Manager 7 454  
Health Promotion Officer (Community Health Worker) 3 163                      94597
Heavy Equipment Mechanic 4 540 97582
Hot Water System Installer (Heat Pump Installer) 4 67 94620
Hot Water System Installer (Solar Water Installer) 4 67 94619
Hydro Power Plant Process Controller 6 189 97224
Hydraulic Rock Breaker Operator 2 54 101677
Industrial Water Process Controller 5 251  
Insurance Claims Assessor 4 131 99668
Instrument Mechanician 5 469 94701
Insurance Agent - Insurance Underwriter 5 156 91784
Internal Auditor 7 345  
Internal Audit Manager (Internal Audit Quality Assurer) 8 116 101370
Internal Auditor (ICT Internal Auditor) 7 130 101405
Journalist 5 261  
Landscape Gardener (Landscaping Supervisor) 3 96 98892
Leather Tanning Machine Operator 2 154 101674
Library Assistant 5 127 94598
Lift Mechanic 4 540 94874
Loader Operator 2 56 101671
Lubrication Equipment Mechanic 4 440 94877
Maintenance Planner 5 261  
Man-Made Fibre Production Machine Operator 2 360 101326
Management Assistant 5 316  
Maritime Search and Rescue Mission Coordinator 6 250  
Master Toolmaker (Casting and Die Casting Mouldmaker) 6 240 98920
Master Toolmaker (Metal Forming Die Maker) 6 240 98827
Master Toolmaker (Plastic or Rubber or Glass) 6 240 98888
Master Toolmaker (Purpose Built Machine Master Toolmaker) 6 240 98889
Master Toolmaker (Specialised Tooling Machinist Master Toolmaker) 6 240 98891
Mechanical Fitter 4 410 94021
Melter 4 361 91877
Metal Machinist 4 540 96398
Metal Manufacturing Casting Process Controller 4 205  
Metal Manufacturing Electrolysis Process Controller 4 201  
Metal Manufacturing Finishing Process Controller 4 191  
Metal Manufacturing Material Preparation Process Controller 4 201  
Metal Manufacturing Melting and Refining Process Controller 4 241  
Metal Mechanist (Automotive Machinist) 4 540 96398
Miller 5 401 97204
Millwright 4 697 97585
Mine Environmental Control Supervisor 7 661  
Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Calcining) 4 100 99512
Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Hydromettalurgy) 4 113 99486
Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Materials Handler) 4 168 99427
Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Materials Preparer-Lump Ore) 4 85 99509
Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Smelting) 4 100 99506
Mining Operator (Loading Equipment Operator-Underground Coal) 2 64 99706
Mining Technician (Mine Planning Practitioner) 4 248 98929
Mining Technician (Mine Ventilation Observer) 3 137                      94572
Mining Technician (Mine Ventilation Officer)  4 214 98932
Mining Technician (Mining Sampler: Hardrock) 4 168 94870
Mining Technician (Mining Surveyor) 4 218 94876
Mining Technician (Strata Control Observer: Underground Hardrock) 3 108 96464
Mining Technician (Strata Control Practitioner Underground) 4 198                      94038
Mining Technician (Strata Control Practitioner: Coal) 4 264 94878
Motorcycle Mechanic 4 540 97591
Moulder 4 364 91785
Municipal Property Assessor 5 120 99700
Non-Woven Textile Production Machine Operator 2 328 101369
Nuclear Power Plant Process Controller 6 232 97225
Nursery Person (Garden Centre Supervisor) 3 102 98925
Nursery Person (Nursery Supervisor) 3 85                      93622
Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner 5 256 99714
Occupational Trainer 4 124 97154
Office Administrator 5 445  
Office Administration (Public Service Administrator) 5 52 91994
Onsetter 2 51 99689
Organisational Risk Manager (Organisational Risk Officer) 8 265 97387
Organisational Risk Manager (Risk Practitioner) 6 125 94222
Packaging Rotary Printing and Re-reeling Flexographic Machine Minder 4 544 101708
Paintless Dent Remover 4 305  
Parachute Rigger 5 541 99701
Panel Beater 4 583 96364
Parole Board Member (Offender Placement and Release Practitioner) 6 280 98051
Pest Management Officer 5 257 99513
Pharmacy Technician 6 362  
Pipe Fitter 4 581 99255
Plastics Manufacturing Machine Setter 4 432                      93598
Plumber 4 360 91782
Port Manager 6 132                      94026
Poultry Farmer 5 226 99027
Prison Officer (Correctional Officer) 5 371 98928
Production Process machine Operator and Assembler 3 103  
Productions or Operations Supervisor (Forestry) 3 103  
Professional Principal Executive Officer 7 150                      93602
Project Manager 5 240  
Purchasing Officer 6 161 91788
Railway Operator (Functional Yard Operator) 3 100 93794
Railway Safety Inspector 6 330  
Religious Associate Professional (Hindu Congregational Leader) 6 297  
Retail Manager General - Retail Store Manager 6 507 91789
Retail Sales Advisor 3 54 99669
Retail Supervisor 4 100 99573
Road Traffic Safety Officer 6 390  
Road Transport Manager 5 205 96371
Rock Drill Operator 2 30 99252
School Manager 6 285 101258
Sewing Machine Operator 2 128 97238
Sheetfed Lithography Technician 4 377 96363
Skid Steer Loader Operator 2 48 101668
Small Engine Mechanic 4 540 98813
Small Winder Operator 2 41 99713
Social Auxiliary Worker 5 129 98890
Solar Photovoltaic Service Technician 5 344 99447
Store Person 2 41 99703
Sugar Processing Controller 5 230 97590
Sugar Processing Machine Operator 3 152 98912
Supply and Distribution Manager (Supply Chain Manager) 7 120 93544
Supply Chain Practitioner 5 145 99111
Survey Interviewer 4 60 97232
Tax Professional 8 400 93624
Tax Technician 6 399                      94098
Textile Dry Finishing Machine Operator 2 458  
Textile Wet Process Dyeing Machine Operator 2 168 101279
Textile Wet Process Printing Machine Operator 2 168 101367
Taxi Driver 3 72                      94024
Toolmaker 5 432 91796
Tourist Information Officer 5 280  
Traffic Officer 6 406 97639
Train Driver 4 121 97391
Training and Development Practitioner 5 190 101321
Transportation Clerk ( Transportation Coordinator) 4 121                      94025
Transportation Electrician 5 432 91796
Travel Professional 5 252 101372
Truck Driver 6 406 97639
Tufting Machine Operator 2 180 101404
Underground Coal Continuous Miner 3 110  
Underground Coal Roof Bolt Operator 2 74  
Vehicle Damage Quantifier 4 504 99507
Vehicle Painter (Automobile and Marine Painter) 4 366 94182
Vehicle Trimmer 4 560 98990
Visual Merchandiser 3 30 99688
Warp Knitting Machine Operator 2 170 101371
Warping Machine Operator 2 284 101364
Water reticulation Practitioner 4 236  
Weaving Machine Operator 2 180 101384
Weft Knitting Machine Operator 2 170 101374
Welder 4 121 97391
Wind Turbine Service Technician 5 123 99559
     

 

     

 

Trades
                       
Full Quaifications   Part Qualifications
                       
NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Armature Winder  4 607 94019              
 2  Armature Winder (Heavy Coil Winder)  4  540  99254              
 3  Automotive Motor Mechanic  4  540  97990              
 4 Boat Builder and Repairer (Boat Builder)  4  360  94573              
 5  Boat Builder and Repairer (Ship Builder)  4  437  97155              
 6  Boilermaker  4  395  93626              
 7  Bricklayer  4  326  93627              
 8  Carpenter  4  360  94022              
 9  Diesel Fitter
 4  540  98822              
 10  Diesel Mechanic  4  540  97592              
 11  Electrical Line Mechanic (Overhead Lines Mechanic)  4  510  91781              
 12  Electrician  4  360  91761              
 13  Electroplater  4  411  91783              
 14  Engineering Pattern Maker  4  376  93623              
 15  Fitter and Turner  4  548  94020              
 16  Glazier
 4  365  94023              
 17  Goldsmith  4  575  94039              
 18  Hairdresser  4  417  97226              
 19  Heavy Equipment Mechanic  4  540  97582              
 20  Instrument Mechanician  5  469  94701              
 21  Lift Mechanic  4  540  94874              
 22  Lubrication Equipment Mechanic  4  440  94877              
 23  Mechanical Fitter  4  410  94021              
 24  Melter  4  361  91877              
 25  Metal Machinist  4  324                
 26  Metal Mechanist (Automotive Machinist)  4  540  96398              
 27  Millwright  4  697  97585              
 28  Motorcycle Mechanic  4  540  97591              
 29  Moulder  4  364  91785              
 30  Panel Beater  4  583  96364              
 31  Pipe Fitter
 4  581  99255              
 32  Plastics Manufacturing Machine Setter  4  432  93598              
 33  Plumber  4  360  91782              
 34  Sheetfed Lithography Technician  4  377  96363              
 35  Small Engine Mechanic  4  540  98813              
 36  Toolmaker  5  432  91796    1 1  Lathe Operator 3  104  103156
             2 2  Tooling Machinist 5  457  103142
 37  Transportation Electrician (Automotive Electrician)  4  362  97388              
 38  Vehicle Painter (Automobile and Marine Painter)  4  366  94182              
 39  Vehicle Trimmer  4  560 98990               
 40  Welder  4  373  94100              
 41 Weapons Systems Mechanic (Combat Weapons Fitter)  4  543  99696              
 42  Survival Equipment Fitter (Parachute Rigger)  5  541  99701              
 43  Packaging Rotary Printing and Re-reeling Flexographic Machine Minder  4  544  101708              
 44  Chef  5  554  101697              
 45  Hairdresser  4  417  102497              
                       
                       
Managers
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
                       
NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
1 Port Manager  6  132  94026              
2 Professional Principal Executive Officer  7  150  93602              
3  Professional Principal  5  120  99574              
4  Retail Manager General (Retail Store Manager)  6  507  91789              
5  Road Transport Manager  5  205  96371              
6  School Principal (School Manager)  6  285  101258              
7  Supply and Distribution Manager (Supply Chain Manager)  7  120  93544              
8  Contact Centre Manager  5  285  99687              
9  Internal Audit Manager (Internal Audit Quality Assurer)  8  116  101370              
10  Commissioning Editor  7  169  101553              
11  Project Manager  5  240  101869              
12  Health Information Manager  7  454  101838              
13  Forestry Production Supervisor  3  71  99709              
14  Facilities Manager  6  262  102147              
15  Customs Compliance Manager  7  250  102499              
                       
16  Maritime Search and Rescue Mission Coordinator  6  250  102579              
17  Internal Audit Manager  8  233  101520              
18  Conference and Events Organiser  5  277  102944              
19  Water Infrastructure Manager  8  304  104623              
20  Retail Chain Store Manager  5  106  103150              
                       
                       
Professionals
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
                       
 NO QUALIFICATION TITE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Career Development Information Officer  5  120  96372              
 2  Chemist (Surface Coatings Technologist)  5  191  96367              
 3 Religious Associate Professional (Christian Religious Practitioner)  2 156   101997              
 4  Child and Youth Care Worker  5  190  99510              
 5  Compliance Officer  6  240  91671              
 6  Diplomat  7  159  99054              
 7  Early Childhood Development Practitioner  4  131  97542              
 8  Financial Markets Practitioner  7  120  93603              
 9  Occupational Trainer  4  124  97154              
 10  Organisational Risk Manager (Risk Practitioner)  6  125  94222              
 11  Organisational Risk Manager (Organisational Risk Officer)  8  265  97387              
 12  Parole Board Member (Offender Placement and Release Practitioner)  6  280  98051              
 13  Tax Professional  8  400  93624              
 14  Health and Safety and Quality Practitioner (Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner)  5  256  99714              
 15  Internal Auditor (ICT Internal Auditor)  7  130  101405              
 16  Training and Development Practitioner  5  190  101321              
 17  Adult Literacy Teacher  5  198  101709              
 18  Christian Religious Professional  5  237  101571              
 19  Journalist  5  193  101872              
 20  Internal Auditor  7  345  101839              
 21  Religious Associate Professional (Hindu Congregational Leader)  6  297  102002              
 22  Imaam  5  455  103264              
                       
                       
Technicians and Associate Professionals
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
                       
 NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATIONS NQF LEVEL  CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Bookkeeper  5  364  98959              
 2  Clearing and Forwading Agent  5  120  96368              
 3              1  Marine Electro-Techinical Officer  4  333  103199
4  Community Worker (Community Development Worker)  4  150  97708              
5  Industrial Water Process Controller  5  251  102587              
6  Community Worker (Community Development Practitioner)  5  212  97691              
7  Draughtsperson (Piping Draughts person)  5  234  99575              
8  Electrical Substation Operations Technician (Power System Controller)  5  510  96462              
9  Energy Efficiency Technician (Energy Audit Technician)  6  119  99508              
10  Environmental Science Technician  6  467  99508              
11  Fossil Power Plant Process Controller  6  210  97384              
12  Health Promotion Officer (Community Health Worker)  3  163  94597              
13  Hydro Power Plant Process Controller  6  189  97224              
14  Nuclear Power Plant Process Controller  5  311  103259              
15 Retail Buyer  5  131  103145      1  Buyer  5 110   103222
                       
16  Insurance Agent - Insurance Underwriter  5  156  91784              
17  Miller  5  401  97204              
18  Mining Technician (Mine Planning Practitioner)  4  248  98929              
19  Mining Technician (Mine Ventilation Observer)  3  137  94572              
20  Mining Technician (Mine Ventilation Officer) 
 4  214  98932              
21  Mining Technician (Mining Sampler: Hardrock)  4  168  94870              
22  Mining Technician (Mining Surveyor)  4  218  94876              
23  Mining Technician (Strata Control Observer: Underground Hardrock)  3  108  96464              
24  Mining Technician (Strata Control Practitioner Underground Hardrock)  4  198  94038              
25  Mining Technician (Strata Control Practitioner: Coal)  4  264  94878              
 26  Nuclear Power Plant Process Controller  6  232  97225              
27                Auxiliary Fossil Power Plant Operator  4  308  103263
28  Office Administrator (Public Service Administrator)  5  42  91994              
29  Purchasing Officer  6  161  91788              
30  Safety Inspector (Forestry and Related Industries Safety Health and Environmental Officer  4  278  99712              
31  Social Auxiliary Worker  5  129  98890              
32  Solar Photovoltaic Service Technician  5  334  99447              
33  Sugar Processing Controller  5  230  97590              
34  Supply Chain Practitioner  5  142  99111              
35  Tax Technician  6  399  94098              
36  Wind Turbine Service Technician  5  123  99559              
37  Vehicle Damage Quantifier  4  504  99507              
38  Geological Technician (Marine Mining Geological Technician)  4  326  99285              
39 Geological Technician (Surface Mining Geological Technician)  4  568 99257               
40  Geological Technician (Underground Mining Geological Technician)  4  540  99260              
41  Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Calcining)  4  100  99512              
42  Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Hydromettalurgy)  4  113  99506              
43  Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Materials Preparer-Lump Ore)  4  85  99509              
44  Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Smelting)  4  100  99506              
45  Mineral Beneficiation Process Controller (Materials Handler)  4  168  99227              
46  Pest Management Officer  5  257  99513              
47  Visual Merchandiser  3  30  99688              
48  Valuer (Municipal Property Assessor) 5  227  99700              
49  Computer Technician  5  282  101408              
50  Geomatics Officer  5  174  101407              
 51  Maintenance Planner  5  261  101874              
 52  Pharmacy Technician  6  362  102235              
 53  Metal Manufacturing Casting Process Controller  4  205  102160              
54  Metal Manufacturing Electrolysis Process Controller  4  201  102154              
55  Metal Manufacturing Finishing Process Controller  4  191  102153              
56  Metal Manufacturing Material Preparation Process Controller  4  201  102157              
57  Metal Manufacturing Melting and Refining Process Controller  4 241  102159              
 58  Metal Manufacturing Rolling Process Controller  4  205  102155              
59  Management Assistant  5  316  101876              
60  Office Administrator  5  445  102161              
61  Railway Safety Inspector  6  330 102158              
62  Mine Environmental Control Supervisor  7  661 102162              
63  Industrial Water Process Controller  5  251  102578              
64  Feed Miller  5  457  103142              
65  Hydro Power Plant Operator  5  340  104458              
66  Vessel Traffic Services Operator  5  168  103273              
                       
                       
Clerical Support Workers
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
                       
 NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS  SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Dispatching and Receiving Clerk  3  34  99575              
 2  Library Assistant  5  127  94598              
 3  Survey Interviewer  4  60  97232              
 4  Transportation Clerk ( Transportation Coordinator)  4  121  94025              
 5  Insurance Claims Administrator (Insurance Claims Assessor)  4  281  99668              
 6  Travel Professional  5  252  101372              
 7  Bank Teller  4  59  101673              
 8  Bank Customer Services Clerk  4  51  101710              
 9  Cash Office Clerk  2  30  101863              
 10 Tourist Information Officer  5  280  101865              
                       
                       
Service and Sales Workers
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID   NO NO QUALIFICATION TITLE NQF LEVEL CREDITS SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Emergency Service and Rescue Official (Mine Rescue Service Worker)  4 32  94042              
 2  Firefighter  4  149  98991              
 3  Prison Officer (Correctional Officer)  5  371  98928              
 4  Retail Supervisor  4  100  99573              
 5  Traffic Officer  6  406  97639              
 6  Sales Assistant (Genera) Retail Sales Advisor  3  54  99669              
 7  Service Station Attendant (Forecourt Attendant)  2  28  99708              
 8  Checkout Operator  2  35  99707              
 9  Road Traffic Safety Officer  6  390  101875              
 10              1  Self –employed re-cycling materials collector  1  26  103284
               2 Small Re-cycling Business Owner 3 78 104619
11 Mortician 3 150 104621              
                       
                       
Skilled Agricultural, Forestry, Fishery, Craft & Related Trades Workers
                       
Full Qualifications   Part Qualifications
 NO  QUALIFICATION DOCUMENT  NQF LEVEL  CREDITS  SAQA QUAL ID      NO  QUALIFICATION DOCUMENT  NQF LEVEL  CREDITS  SAQA QUAL ID
 1  Crop Produce Analyst                    
 2  Rigger                    
 3  Hot Water System Installer (Heat Pump Installer)                    
 4  Hot Water System Installer (Solar Water Installer)                    
 5                Aircraft Component Maintenance Mechanic      
                 Engine Workshop Maintenance Mechanic      
                 Flight Line Operator      
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