The purpose of the qualification is to provide learners, education and training providers and employers with the standards and the range of learning required to satisfy the challenges of participating effectively in the plastics manufacturing industry.
Moreover, this qualification recognises the skills, knowledge and values acquired by learners involved in monitoring high-volume plastics manufacturing processes and working in enterprises which use such processes.
- the basics of how a business functions
- their role in the business, i.e. in production and related activities
- how they are affected by legislation, regulations, agreements and policies related to their particular work environment.