Level 2 NVQ in Plastering - Solid

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

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


L2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Construction) - Solid

Minimum Credit Value: 87

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 87 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 6 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the optional unit group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 78 | Units Required: 6

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace
Credits: 23 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
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
Applying solid render to background surfaces and producing finishes in the workplace
Credits: 27 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Applying finishing plaster to prepared surfaces in the workplace
Credits: 18 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 9 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Laying sand and cement screeds in the workplace 10 2 More info
Installing mechanically fixed plasterboard in the workplace 9 2 More info
Installing direct bond dry lining systems in the workplace 11 2 More info
Applying projection plaster and render, and maintaining equipment in the workplace 16 2 More info