Domain - Scrap Metal Recycling

Domain - Scrap Metal Recycling

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Level 2

Identify and separate ferrous metals for scrap metal recycling
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22649 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify ferrous metals and describe their recycling requirements; and separate and ready ferrous scrap metals for processing

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Identify and separate nonferrous metals received for processing at a scrap metal yard
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22650 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: identify and describe base and nonferrous metals; and separate and ready nonferrous metals for processing.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Grade ferrous metals for purchase at a scrap metal yard
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

22656 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry who are responsible for grading ferrous metal. People credited with this unit standard are able to grade ferrous metals for purchase at a scrap metal yard.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Prepare end-of-life motor vehicles for scrap metal recycling

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22659 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to prepare end-of-life motor vehicles for scrap metal recycling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Process whiteware for scrap metal recycling

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22660 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of whiteware components; and process whiteware at a scrap metal yard

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of the scrap metal recycling industry

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22672 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the scrap metal recycling industry, and describe the scrap metal recycling process.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of health, safety, and hazard awareness for scrap metal recycling
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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22648 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe requirements for health and safety at a scrap metal recycling yard; and demonstrate knowledge of health and safety hazards of scrap metal recycling operations and methods for their control.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Process scrap metal using gas cutting equipment

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22651 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for cutting operations; cut scrap metal products using gas cutting equipment; and demonstrate shutdown procedures and clean up after cutting scrap metal.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Sort material at a fragmentiser sorting station

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22652 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of a fragmentiser; and prepare for, and carry out, sorting at a fragmentiser sorting station.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a static baler for recycling scrap metal

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22653 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of static balers; prepare to operate a static baler; and operate a static baler for processing scrap metals.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Stockpile commodities at a scrap metal recycling yard

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22654 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare and build a new stockpile for scrap metal; and add to and remove from stockpiles at a scrap metal recycling yard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Prepare to fill, and fill, an export container with scrap metal at a scrap metal yard

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22657 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to fill an export container with scrap metal at a scrap metal yard; and fill an export container with scrap metal at a scrap metal yard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a grab at a scrap metal recycling yard

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22662 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of grabs; prepare to operate a grab; and operate a grab for handling scrap metal at a scrap metal yard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a lifting magnet at a scrap metal recycling yard

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22663 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the hazards, characteristics, and uses of lifting magnets in scrap metal recycling; prepare to operate a lifting magnet; operate a lifting magnet for handling scrap metals; and demonstrate operator maintenance for a lifting magnet.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate mobile shears for scrap metal recycling

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22664 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of mobile shears; prepare to operate mobile shears; and operate mobile shears to process scrap at a scrap metal yard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a static shear for scrap metal recycling

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22665 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of static shears; prepare to operate a static shear; and operate a static shear for recycling scrap metals at a scrap metal yard.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate an eddy current separator for scrap metal recycling

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22666 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of eddy current separation; and control the operation of an eddy current separator.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a cable stripper for scrap metal recycling

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22667 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to operate a cable stripper to strip insulated cable; and operate a cable stripper to recover scrap metal.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Flatten end-of-life motor vehicles for scrap metal recycling

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22668 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to flatten end-of-life motor vehicles for scrap metal recycling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Bale end-of-life motor vehicles and whiteware for scrap metal recycling

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22669 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: explain the functions, hazards, and uses of a baler; prepare for baling vehicles and whiteware; and use a baler for processing vehicles and whiteware.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Operate a granulator for processing scrap copper

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22670 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to, and operate a granulator to process scrap copper.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Demonstrate knowledge of the Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 2004 for scrap metal recycling
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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22671 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry who wish to become a secondhand certificate and/or licence holder under the Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 2004. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the Secondhand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 2004 for scrap metal recycling; and the stolen metals reporting network.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Receive, grade, and weigh nonferrous metals for purchase at a scrap metal yard
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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28748 Unit Standard 8 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry responsible for day-to-day grading and purchase of nonferrous metals. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of base materials; grade nonferrous metals as they are received, and weigh graded nonferrous products for purchase.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Level 4

Uplift and discharge scrap metal
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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22658 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare to uplift scrap metal; load and secure scrap metal for transport; and discharge scrap metal at a scrap metal yard.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Level 5

Control a fragmentiser for scrap metal recycling

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22661 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare a fragmentiser for operation; control and monitor health and safety hazards and adverse effects on the environment associated with operating a fragmentiser; and control the operation of a fragmentiser.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Develop a layout plan for a scrap metal yard
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22673 Unit Standard 15 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry. People credited with this unit standard are able to: design a scrap metal yard layout plan; and plan the implementation of the new layout for a scrap metal yard.

Standard-setting body:

Te P?kenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

Recognise, classify, grade, value, and purchase nonferrous metals for scrap metal recycling

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22674 Unit Standard 120 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in the scrap metal recycling industry who purchase nonferrous metals. People credited with this unit standard are able to: define and describe nonferrous metals for the scrap metal trade; recognise, classify, and grade nonferrous metals for scrap metal recycling; and value and purchase nonferrous scrap metals for recycling.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 14 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Hanga-Aro-Rau Manufacturing, Engineering and Logistics Workforce Development Council

Data as at 13 June 2024