MQA

Learning Material Development

The MQA learning material initiative has been executed in collaboration with the Minerals Council South Africa. The initiative has focused on the development of learning materials that support  the developed and registered mining and minerals sector qualifications.

Since its inception, the MQA has developed a total of 1604 learning packs, which have all been approved. These learning packs serve as a benchmark and minimum standard for the provisioning of the standards within the sector.

Indicated below is the number of learning packs developed in the specified year:

2011-20122012-20132013-2014
 TargetAchievedTargetAchieved
Learning packs for 202 unit standards were developed for use in the sector80 Unit Standard Based99 developed85 Unit standard based learning material25 Unit standard based learning material
Occupational QCTO qualification – Mines Rescue Services Worker22 modules19 Modules for QCTO qualificationsn/a
Occupational QCTO qualification – GoldsmithIn processIn process
Customisation of the L3 MQA Jewellery Manufacturing and Design qualification learning packs to suit learners with special needsIn processIn process
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