What is the purpose of these qualifications?
These qualifications are appropriate for employees in the construction and the built environment sector working across a broad range of areas. They are designed to assess occupational competence in the workplace where learners are required to demonstrate skills and knowledge to a level required in the construction industry.
Who are these qualifications for?
These qualifications are for all learners aged 16 and above who are capable of
Reaching the required standards. Cards4Jobs’ policy is that the qualifications should:
- be free from any barriers that restrict access and progression;
- ensure equality of opportunity for all wishing to access the qualifications.
What are the benefits of these qualifications to the learner and employer?
These qualifications allow learners to demonstrate competence against National Occupational Standards which are based on the needs of the Construction industry as defined by Construction Skills, the Sector Skills Council. As such, they contribute to the development of skilled labour in the sector. The qualifications may contribute towards the competence element of an Apprenticeship.
What are the potential job roles for those working towards these qualifications?
- Construction operative.
What progression opportunities are available to learners who achieve these qualifications?
These qualifications allow learners to demonstrate competence in interior systems at a level required by the Construction and the Built Environment industry. Learners can progress across the level and size of the Construction and the Built Environment competence and knowledge qualifications and into other occupational areas such as Team Leading and Management.
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Interior Systems (Ceiling Fixing)
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Interior Systems (Dry Lining Finishing)
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Interior Systems (Dry Lining Boarder)
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Interior Systems (Cavity Barrier Installation)
- Durationmin. 8 weeks
- Skill level2