Level 2 NVQ in Piling Operations - Piling Rig Operator

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Level 2 NVQ Piling Rig Operator 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 Piling Operations (Construction) - Piling Rig Operator

Minimum Credit Value: 104

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 104 credits need to be attained. This comprises of 104 credits from the Mandatory Group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 104 | Units Required: 7

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Carrying out checks and/or basic maintenance on plant or machinery in the workplace
Credits: 8 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
Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
Credits: 3 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Contributing to the Piling Operation in the Workplace
Credits: 24 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
Operating piling rigs to construct and form in the workplace
Credits: 52 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace
Credits: 10 Level: 2 More info about this unit