NSQF-Cold Storage Technician.pdf

Cold Storage Technician

  • Job DescriptionA Cold Storage Technician is responsible for handling installation of refrigeration system and components, refrigerant charging and storage of food in the cold storage room by maintaining storage parameters such as temperature and relative humidity in food processing units.
  • Code( FIC Q7004)
  • SectorFood Industry
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours240
  • Accrediting BodiesFood Industry Capacity & Skill Initiative (FICSI)
  • Certifying BodiesFood Industry Capacity & Skill Initiative (FICSI)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Cold Storage Technician

  • International Comparability

    Not done as yet.

  • Progression Pathway

    Supervisor ( Cold Storage) (Level 5)

  • Qualification File NSQF-Cold Storage Technician.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    FIC/N7010 Prepare and maintain work area and refrigeration requirements Mandatory 16 4
    FIC/N7011 Handle cold storage facility for storing food Mandatory 176 4
    FIC/N7012 Complete documentation and record keeping related to the cold storage facility Mandatory 16 4
    FIC/N9003 Food safety, hygiene and sanitation for storage Mandatory 32 Common across levels