Level 2 NVQ in Floorcovering Occupations

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification, for those installing resilient, textile or timber-based floorcoverings in the workplace.


Blue CSCS Card

On completion of your NVQ qualification, along with passing the relevant CITB HS&E test (within the last 2 years), you will be able to apply for the blue CSCS skilled worker card. 

Level 2 NVQ Blue Skilled Worker Card


L2 NVQ Diploma in Floorcovering Occupations (Construction)

Minimum Credit Value: 127

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 127 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 9 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the  optional unit group. 

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 109 | Units Required: 9

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Surface preparation to receive floorcoverings
Credits: 22 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Setting out for laying floorcoverings in the workplace
Credits: 19 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Preparing and fitting underlays for floorcoverings in the workplace
Credits: 14 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
Credits: 5 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Develop customer relationships
Credits: 6 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: 1 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Assessing and preparing background surfaces for floorcovering in the workplace
Credits: 16 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Assessing and evaluating conditions for floorcoverings in the workplace
Credits: 22 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 18 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Installing timber-based floorcoverings in the workplace 22 2 More info
Installing textile floorcoverings in the workplace 18 2 More info
Installing resilient floorcoverings in the workplace 35 2 More info