(NQF Level 1 – US 13172)

Learners are taught all about the rights and expectations of both the company and the learner.

The qualifying learner is able to:

  • Describe the roles and contribution of the employee and the employer.
  • Describe the rights and responsibilities of the employee and the employer.
  • Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the relevant portions of company rules, policies and procedures.
  • Explain employment contracts and their purpose.

The course consists of the following lessons:

  • Lesson 1 – The Basic Employment Equity Act
  • Lesson 2 – The role, rights, contribution and responsibilities of the employee
  • Lesson 3 – The role, rights, contribution and responsibilities of the employer
  • Lesson 4 – Leave
  • Lesson 5 – Timekeeping
  • Lesson 6 – Communication channels, options for resolving problems
  • Lesson 7 – Disciplinary and grievance procedures
  • Lesson 8 – Safety
  • Lesson 9 – Employment contracts and their purpose