Bricklaying

Trowel Operations

Location

Mainland UK

Accreditation

NVQ

Duration

TBC

Valid for

Lifetime award

About this course

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Operations (Construction) 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 as a Bricklayer 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 Rule of Combination (RoC) below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 73 credits need to be attained. This comprises 59 credits from the Mandatory Group, plus 14 credits from the Optional Group.

Mandatory Units

  • Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace

    QCF40v2

    Interpret the given information relating to the work and resources when erecting masonry structures., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when erecting masonry structures., Maintain safe and healthy working practices when erecting masonry structures., Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to erect masonry structures., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when erecting masonry structures., Complete the work within the allocated time when erecting masonry structures., Comply with the given contract information to erect masonry structures to the required specification.

  • Setting out masonry structures in the workplace

  • Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace

  • Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace

  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

Optional Units

  • Repairing and Maintaining Masonry Structures in the Workplace

    QCF50v2

    Interpret the given information relating to the work and resources when repairing and maintaining masonry structures., Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when repairing and maintaining masonry structures., Maintain safe and healthy working practices when repairing and maintaining masonry structures., Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to repair and maintain masonry structures., Minimise the risk of damage to the work and surrounding area when repairing and maintaining masonry structures., Complete the work within the allocated time when repairing and maintaining masonry structures., Comply with the given contract information to repair and maintain masonry structures to the required specification.

  • Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace

  • Placing and finishing non-specialist concrete in the workplace

  • Maintaining slate and tile roofing in the workplace

  • Installing drainage in the workplace

  • Erecting thin joint masonry structures in the workplace

  • Erecting masonry cladding in the workplace

  • Applying solid render to background surfaces and producing finishes in the workplace

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