The South African Qualification & Certification Committee for the Fire Industry
The SAQCC offers a skills training programme for persons wishing to work in the portable fire protection industry.
Trainees must be registered with SAQCC-Fire and work for a minimum period of six months under the direct supervision of a registered competent person. Both must be employed by an SABS 1475 Permit holding company.
SP 1 – Legislated Requirements (compulsory for SAQCC registration as an ASSISTANT. This must be in place within 6 months of employment or if the non-registered person cannot match these requirements they will have to be dismissed or redeployed. Therefore, it is advisable to have a short term contract.
SP 4 – ADVANCED TECHNICIAN