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This learning programme is aimed at individuals entering the Cannabis pharmaceutical field and/or related fields. Individuals credited with this standard will have a clear understanding of medicinal Cannabis as it affects the human body and will be able to identify common conditions and ailments. In addition, they will be able to provide information relating to health and medicines within their scope of practice.
You will be able to:
  • Describe the effects of medicines on the human body.
  • Describe common conditions and minor ailments.
  • Provide information to promote health related to Medical Cannabis.
SAQA LP IDLEARNING PROGRAMME TITLE
JMW 001Identify common conditions and ailments and provide information relating to health and Medical Cannabis
ORIGINATOR
SAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
FIELDSUBFIELD
Field 09 – Health Sciences and Social ServicesCurative Health
ABET BANDUNIT STANDARD TYPEPRE-2009 NQF LEVELNQF LEVELCREDITS
UndefinedRegularLevel 4NQF Level 0410
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This learning program is aimed at individuals entering the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical field. Individuals credited with this standard will have a basic understanding of Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical terms and concepts as well as an understanding of the importance of documentation and regulations within the pharmaceutical environment. The individual will, in addition, begin to develop an understanding of critical aspects within the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical context, in an organisation at which an employee has other employees reporting to him/her.
The qualifying learner is able to:
  • Define the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical environment.
  • Explain pharmaceutical terms and concepts.
  • Identify aspects critical to quality assurance within the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical environment.
SAQA US IDUNIT STANDARD TITLE
JMW 002Explain Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical concepts and terms
ORIGINATOR
SAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
 
FIELDSUBFIELD
Field 09 – Health Sciences and Social ServicesCurative Health
ABET BANDUNIT STANDARD TYPEPRE-2009 NQF LEVELNQF LEVELCREDITS
UndefinedRegularLevel 3NQF Level 035
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This learning programme is intended for managers of small businesses and junior managers of business units in larger organisations in the Cannabis Sector. The term business unit in this unit standard implies a small business, cost centre, section or department.
Junior managers include, but are not limited to team leaders, supervisors, first line managers and section heads. The position or term is used to describe the first level of management in an organisation at which an employee has other employees reporting to him/her
The qualifying learner is capable of
  • Identifying legislation that that regulates employment issues.
  • Understanding of the main aspects of the Labour Relations Act (LRA) as amended, that relate to the management of a business unit.
  • Explaining the requirements of the LRA in respect of interviews.
  • Understanding the main aspects applicable to labour legislation and the Cannabis Sector
  • Understanding of the main aspects of the Drugs of Abuse Cannabis Regulations, 2020
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
13952/JMW 004  Demonstrate basic understanding of the Primary labour legislation that impacts on a Medical Cannabis business unit 
ORIGINATOR
SAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 03 – Business, Commerce and Management Studies Generic Management
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined Regular-Fundamental Level 4 NQF Level 04 8
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Reregistered 2018-07-01 2023-06-30 SAQA 06120/18
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30 2027-06-30
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This Learning Programme is aimed at individuals entering the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical and health care environments and/or related fields. Individuals credited with this Learning Programme will have a clear understanding of the importance of ethical behaviour, professional values, legislation, and codes of conduct within the Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical, health care and related environments. This Learning Programme will provide individuals with the basic knowledge needed when completing other modules in this field. 
It is assumed that the learner is competent in:
  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 2
  • Communication at NQF Level 2
The qualifying learner is able to:
  • Explain the importance of ethical behaviour and professional values. 
  • Understand and apply the Cannabis legislative framework
SAQA LP IDLEARNING PROGRAMME TITLE
JMW 003Apply ethical and legally compliant behaviour in Medical Cannabis pharmaceutical and health environments 
ORIGINATOR
SAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
FIELDSUBFIELD
Field 09 – Health Sciences and Social ServicesCurative Health
ABET BANDUNIT STANDARD TYPEPRE-2009 NQF LEVELNQF LEVELCREDITS
UndefinedRegularLevel 3NQF Level 038
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A learner achieving this learning programme will be able to apply soil nutrient preparations in a safe, effective, and responsible manner to the benefit of Cannabis plant/crop growth.
Learners will gain specific knowledge and skills in soil fertilisation plant/crop   nutrition and will be able to operate in a Cannabis plant/crop production environment implementing sustainable and economically viable production principles.
They will be capacitated to gain access to the mainstream agricultural sector, in Cannabis plant/crop production, impacting directly on the sustainability of the sub-sector. The improvement in production technology will also have a direct impact on the improvement of agricultural productivity of the Cannabis Sector.
The qualifying learner is able to:
  • Apply appropriate nutrient substances to soils or Cannabis crops under close supervision.
  • Understand how to make compost and when to use it.
  • Identify basic symptoms of nutritional deficiencies in different Cannabis crops.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of soil properties.
  • Apply soil preparation tasks that require hand-held tools and low-technology ploughing implements.
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
JMW009 Fertilise soil and attend to basic Cannabis plant/crop nutrition
ORIGINATOR
SAGE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 01 – Agriculture and Nature Conservation Primary Agriculture
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined Regular Level 1 NQF Level 01 5