PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD
A person credited with this unit standard will be able to understand and implement environmental initiatives during all phases of the construction process.
This unit standard will contribute to the full development of a professional community of construction supervisors.
The skills, knowledge, competencies and understanding demonstrated within this unit standard are essential in order to sustain the physical environment and natural resources. It will also ensure that the social-cultural interests of all communities are considered and promoted.
LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
The following knowledge, skills attitude and / or equivalent:
Language & Communication & Mathematical literacy at NQF level 3
UNIT STANDARD RANGE
Range statements:The typical scope of this unit standard:
“Environmental management” relates to the management of the interaction between the holistic construction process and the environment. The “environment” includes the physical environment and natural resources, as well as social-cultural issues and the interaction of the afore mentioned with economic systems
– Hazardous/toxic materials