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L2 NVQ Diploma in Stonemasonry (Construction) – Stone Cutting

L2 NVQ Diploma in Stonemasonry (Construction) – Stone Cutting NVQ

The NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Stonemasonry (Construction) – Stone Cutting pathway has been developed for achievement in a real workplace environment which means the learner needs to be employed to undertake this pathway.

This pathway enables the learner, to demonstrate and recognise their skills, knowledge and understanding and to demonstrate their competence in a real workplace environment so they can work as a stone cutter. The learner will be assessed against a set of performance and knowledge statements which have been derived from National Occupational Standards for your occupational area (Recommended Qualification Structure for Stonemasonry (Construction) Level 2). 

The learner will be assessed by an occupationally competent and qualified assessor whose job is to work with the learner and help the learner complete the pathway.

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

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 5 units need to be attained. This comprises the 5 units from the Mandatory Group.

Mandatory Units

A/503/1170 - Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

Comply with all workplace health, safety and welfare legislation requirements. Recognise hazards associated with the workplace that have not been previously controlled and report them in accordance with organisational procedures. Comply with organisational policies and procedures to contribute to health, safety and welfare. Work responsibly to contribute to workplace health, safety and welfare whilst carrying out work in the relevant occupational area. Comply with and support all organisational security arrangements and approved procedures.


J/503/1169 - Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace

Communicate with others to establish productive work practices. Follow organisational procedures to plan the sequence of work., Maintain relevant records in accordance with the organisational procedures. Maintain good working relationships when conforming to productive working practices.


M/617/2442 - Finishing stone products in the workplace

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


F/503/1171 - Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace

Comply with given information when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Maintain safe working practices when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to move, handle and/or store occupational resources. Prevent the risk of damage to occupational resources and surrounding environment when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Complete the work within the allocated time when moving, handling and/or storing resources. Comply with the given occupational resource information to move, handle and/or store resources to the required guidance.


H/617/2440 - Producing sawn stone products in the workplace

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