Level 2 NVQ in Construction Operations - Laying Kerbs and Channels

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

This NVQ L2 Laying Kerbs and Channels 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 Laying Kerbs & Channels within the construction industry.


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L2 NVQ Diploma in Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Construction Operations (Construction) - Laying Kerbs and Channels

Minimum Credit Value: 41

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 41 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 4 mandatory units plus 1 unit from each of the optional unit groups.

Mandatory Units - The learner must achieve 26 credits from the 4 units in this Mandatory Group.

Optional Group A - The learner must achieve a minimum of 10 credits from at least 1 unit in this Optional Group.

Optional Group B - The learner must achieve a minimum of 5 credits from at least 1 unit in this Optional Group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 26 | Units Required: 4

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Setting out secondary dimensional work control in the workplace
Credits: 7 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Laying Kerbs and Channels in the Workplace
Credits: 14 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
Credits: 3 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
Credits: 2 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 15 | Units Required: 2

Title Credits Level More info
Group A - Establishing Work Area Protection and Safety in the Workplace 10 2 More info
Group A - Segregating the Area for Highways Works in the Workplace 12 2 More info
Group B - Reinstating Ground Condition in the Workplace 12 2 More info
Group B - Erecting and Dismantling Access/Working Platforms in the Workplace 8 2 More info
Group B - Installing Street Ironwork in the Workplace 9 2 More info
Group B - Providing Temporary Excavation Support in the Workplace 15 2 More info
Group B - Reinstating Excavation and Highway Surfaces in the Workplace 12 2 More info
Group B - Preparing and Operating Forward Tipping Dumpers to Receive, Transport and Discharge Materials in the Workplace 16 2 More info
Group B - Preparing and Operating Ride-on Rollers to Compact Materials in the Workplace 16 2 More info
Group B - Preparing to and directing and guiding the movement of vehicles, plant or machinery in the workplace 7 2 More info
Group B - Preparing for, and arranging and securing plant or machinery for transportation in the workplace 16 2 More info
Group B - Preparing and operating powered units, tools or pedestrian plant, machinery or equipment in the workplace 7 2 More info
Group B - Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace 10 2 More info
Group B - Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace 5 2 More info
Group B - Preparing and Mixing Concrete and Mortars in the Workplace 8 1 More info
Group B - Placing and Compacting Concrete in the Workplace 11 2 More info