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Qualification: Tyre maintenance operative and vulcaniser (no legal status)

Tyre maintenance operative and vulcaniser (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Candidates will be able to:

  • plan, prepare, implement and oversee their own work and
  • ensure the appropriate documentation is kept,
  • make responsible use of material, time and energy to
  • implement their work,
  • maintain personal hygiene and a hygienic working environment through the use of suitable protective devices and equipment,
  • ensure the quality of their own work and their own
  • personal and professional development,
  • develop a businesslike attitude in the preparation of calculations for final accounts of their work,
  • communicate autonomously with co-workers and offer adequate advice to customers on the use and maintenance of tyres and rims,
  • use appropriate methods to provide high-quality diagnoses,
  • maintenance and repairs of tyres and rims.

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VALIDATION

During the guidance process the candidate prepares a portfolio, which is evaluated by a committee. If the candidate has submitted authentic, valid and relevant proof of knowledge, skills and competences from the occupational standard, the committee may:

  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in full,
  • validate the contents of the occupational standard in part and define the knowledge, skills and competences to be verified,
  • refuse to validate any of the contents of the occupational standard because the candidate has not provided proof of any of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the occupational standard, in which case it will verify  the occupational standard in full.

VERIFICATION METHODS

Practical verification and oral presentation.

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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

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Providers of procedures for identifying and validating NVQs are entered in a register of providers maintained in the collection of the national information centre for vocational qualifications.  These are: vocational schools, businesses, B2B training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.

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  • At least elementary education.
NQF Level: 
3
Access requirements: 
  • At least elementary education.
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Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.