The purpose of this qualification is to prepare a learner to operate as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic. A Heavy Equipment Mechanic maintains, diagnoses faults in and repairs heavy equipment such as earthmoving or mining equipment, including engines, mechanical parts and hydraulically or electrically powered systems.
A Qualified learner will be able to;
1.Perform preventative and scheduled maintenance on heavy equipment.
2.Dismantle, assess, repair and reassemble heavy equipment engine and power train systems components.
3.Diagnose and repair faults in heavy equipment diesel engine and power train systems.
Complete apprenticeship programme in line with MERSETA Learnership/Apprenticeship requirements.
Complete apprenticeship programme in line with organizational Limited Duration Contract Requirements.
Adhere to all agreed bursary requirements.
L3 NCV Certificate for Engineering and Related Design.
Technical Grade 11 with Math’s, Science and English.
Grade 12 with Math’s, Science and English.
More than 4 years working experience as an artisan aid for RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning)
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