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Qualification Overview

Reference
601/4988/7
Total Qualification Time (TQT)
500
Credits
50
Award Code
QUM858
Minimum Age
16
Level
Level 2
Registration Start Date
1/3/2015

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services -Highways Maintenance – General Building Operations qualification has been developed for achievement in a real workplace environment which means you need to be employed to undertake this qualification.

This qualification enables you, the learner, to demonstrate and recognise your skills, knowledge and understanding and to demonstrate your competence in a real workplace environment so you can work in General Building Operations within the construction industry.

You will be assessed against a set of performance and knowledge statements which have been derived from National Occupational Standards for your occupational area. You will be assessed by an occupationally competent and qualified assessor whose job is to work with you and help you complete your qualification.

This qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.

The learner will learn key practical skills and knowledge in these mandatory units
-Laying Modular Pavement in the Workplace
-Laying Kerbs and Channels in the Workplace
-Setting out secondary dimensional work control in the workplace
-Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
-Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace

The learner will also learn key practical skills and knowledge in one of the following optional units:
-Establishing Work Area Protection and Safety in the Workplace
-Segregating the Area for Highways Works in the Workplace

This qualification can be taken as part of an apprenticeship framework, if desired. This qualification sits within the Construction Apprenticeship Framework in England and Wales. For further information about the Construction Apprenticeship Frameworks, please see website: www.afo.sscalliance.org.

This qualification is supported by federation Concrete Structures Group (CONSTRUCT) and Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA).