National Qualification

National qualification to standardize and enhance education and workforce readiness

GET IN TOUCH

NATIONAL QUALIFICATION

Torq Zone Academy is accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) to offer the following National Qualifications Framework (NQF) registered qualifications (QCTO Accr No SDP061123132934):

  • Occupational Certificate: Bicycle Mechanic, NQF Level 4, SAQA ID 99694
  • Occupational Certificate: Bicycle Repairer, NQF Level 3, SAQA ID 103096
  • Occupational Certificate: Bicycle Special Components Repairer, SAQA ID 103094

Each of these has the following components which are delivered in the following places:

  • Knowledge & practical component¬† – Torq Zone Academy
  • Workplace experience component – accredited workplace (accredited by Torq Zone Academy)
  • External integrated summative assessment (EISA) – accredited assessment centre (soon to be Torq Zone Academy)

The Junior Technician Programme alignment to the national qualifications and the Cytech programme is as follows.

NQF Alignment Cytech Alignment Entry Requirement Knowledge &

Practical

Component

Duration

Work Experience

Component

Duration

Occupational Certificate: Bicycle

Repairer, NQF Level 3

Cytech technical one

Cytech technical two

NQF Level 2 with

Communication

20 Days 30 Days

The Senior Technician Programme alignment to the national qualifications and the Cytech programme is as follows.

NQF Alignment Cytech Alignment Entry Requirement Knowledge &

Practical

Component

Duration

Work Experience

Component

Duration

Occupational Certificate: Bicycle

Specialist Components

Repairer, NQF Level 4

Cytech technical three Junior Technician

Programme

5 Days 24 Days

The Workshop Manager Programme alignment to the national qualifications and the Cytech programme is as follows.

NQF Alignment Cytech Alignment Entry Requirement Knowledge &

Practical

Component

Duration

Work Experience

Component

Duration

Occupational Certificate: Bicycle

Mechanic, NQF Level 4

None Senior Technician

Programme

14 Days 3 Days