NATIONAL CERTIFICATE: Plant Production (NQF 4)
TYPE ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE LEVEL CREDITS
CORE 116301 Apply effective and responsible integrated pest, disease and weed control 4 3
116302 Assume co-responsibility and participation in human resource management 4 3
116295 Demonstrate a basic understanding of the physiological processes in plant growth and development 4 3
116297 Develop a harvesting plan for the specific agricultural crop 4 3
116290 Establish a plan for the monitoring, safe use and maintenance of equipment implements, technology and infrastructure 4 3
116293 Evaluate, adjust and implement factors influencing agricultural enterprises 4 3
116288 Execute sustainable resource use and quality control 4 3
116286 Give an overview of the industry structure 4 2
116278 Implement a food safety and quality management system in the agricultural supply chain 4 3
116303 Implement a natural resource management plan 4 3
116309 Implement integrated farm layout and site selection 4 3
116311 Implement soil fertility and plant nutrition practices 4 3
116305 Manage plant manipulation methods of an agricultural crop 4 3
116322 Manage water quality parameters 4 3
116291 Participate in the development and management of an agri-business plan 4 3
116684 Participate in the development and management of an agricultural marketing plan 4 3
116319 Prepare a whole farm budget and establish a proper integrated information system for an agri-business 4 3
116321 Procure and manage agricultural input 4 3
116316 Propagate plants in a variety of situations 4 3
116317 Schedule the operation and maintenance of irrigation systems 4 3
FUNDAMENTAL 8968 Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communication 4 5
8972 Interpret a variety of literary texts 4 5
8969 Interpret and use information from texts 4 5
8970 Write texts for a range of communicative contexts 4 5
9015 Apply knowledge of statistics and probability to critically interrogate and effectively communicate findings on life related problems 4 6
8974 Engage in sustained oral communication and evaluate spoken texts 4 5
116312 Implement a data collection plan 4 4
12417 Measure, estimate and calculate physical quantities and explore, critique and prove geometrical relationships in 2- and 3-dimensional space in the life and workplace of adult with increasing responsibilities 4 4
116320 Plan and maintain environmentally sound agricultural processes 4 8
8975 Read, analyse and respond to a variety of texts 4 5
8979 Use language and communication in occupational learning programmes 4 5
7468 Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international issues 4 6
8976 Write for a wide range of contexts 4 5
ELECTIVE 116289 Ensure sustainable wild flower harvesting operations 4 5
116279 Implement a permaculture site design 4 7
116304 Manage agricultural export logistics 4 4
TOTAL 142