Count stock for a stock-take 

What is the purpose of this course?

This unit standard is intended for persons working in the retail and wholesale sector who count stock for either general stock counts or for a financial stocktake.


Persons credited with this unit standard will accurately count stock following all organisational procedures.

What will I learn?

Qualifying learners will be able to:

  • Prepare for stock count.

  • Count stock.

  • Perform post stock count housekeeping functions.

What is the pre-requisite for this course?

It is assumed that you are competent in:

  • Communication at NQF level 1.

  • Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1.

How long will it take me?

50 Notional hours

(5 Credits. Each credit = 10 hours)

What do I get?

A certificate of competence and your results will be uploaded on the NLRD (National Learner Database)

SAQA QUAL ID:  114891

NQF Level:  2

Credits: 5


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