Level 2 NVQ in Modular and Portable Building

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Level 2 NVQ in Modular and Portable Building qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.


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L2 NVQ Diploma in Construction using Off-site Manufactured Assemblies - Modular and Portable Building

Minimum Credit Value: 50

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 6 units need to be attained. This comprises the 3 units from the Mandatory Group plus 1 unit from Optional Group A and 2 units from Optional Group B.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 10 | Units Required: 3

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
Credits: 2 Level: 1 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
Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
Credits: 5 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 40 | Units Required: 3

Title Credits Level More info
GROUP A - Installing, dismantling and maintaining modular buildings in the workplace 20 2 More info
GROUP A - Installing, maintaining and decommissioning portable cabins, units and temporary buildings in the workplace 16 2 More info
GROUP B - Applying Coatings by the Air Spray Method in the Workplace 27 3 More info
GROUP B - Applying Paint Systems by Brush and Roller in the Workplace 22 2 More info
GROUP B - Finishing dry lining walls and ceilings in the workplace 25 2 More info
GROUP B - Installing Basic Plumbing in the Workplace 16 2 More info
GROUP B - Installing First Fixing Components in the Workplace 18 2 More info
GROUP B - Installing plasterboard linings in the workplace 21 2 More info
GROUP B - Maintaining Non-structural Carpentry Work in the Workplace 14 2 More info
GROUP B - Maintaining non-structural or structural components in the workplace 29 3 More info
GROUP B - Preparing Surfaces by Abrasive Blast Cleaning in the Workplace 16 3 More info
GROUP B - Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace 10 2 More info