Level 2 NVQ in Plant Operations - Constructing and Forming

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Plant Operations - Constructing and Forming qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification, to confirm competence in either preparing and operating graders or crawler tractor dozers in the workplace.


CPCS Blue Card

The CPCS Red Trained Operator card is valid for 2 years, during which time you are required to undertake the relevant plant NVQ to upgrade to the Blue Competent Operator Card.

CPCS Competent Operator Card


L2 NVQ Diploma in Plant Operations (Construction) - Constructing and Forming

Minimum Credit Value: 57

Reference: 600/3638/2 

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 57 credits need to be attained. This comprises of 5 credits from the Mandatory Group, plus 52 credits from the Optional Group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 52 | Units Required: 2

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

Optional Units

Credit Value: 5 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Preparing and operating crawler tractor dozers to carry out dozer operations in the workplace 80 2 More info
Preparing and operating formwork rigs to construct and form in the workplace 52 2 More info
Preparing and operating graders to form and shape ground and/or loose materials in the workplace 70 2 More info