Level 2 NVQ in Roadbuilding and Maintenance - Laying Kerbs and Channels

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Level 2 NVQ in Roadbuilding and Maintenance - Laying Kerbs and Channels 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 Certificate in Roadbuilding and Maintenance (Construction) - Laying Kerbs and Channels

Minimum Credit Value: 31

Reference: 603/3517/8 

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 41 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 5 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the optional unit group. 

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 26 | Units Required: 4

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
Laying preformed kerbs and channels in the workplace
Credits: 14 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Setting Out Secondary Dimensional Work Control in the Workplace
Credits: 7 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 5 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Controlling, Directing and Guiding the Operation of Plant or Machinery in the Workplace 18 2 More info
Cutting, drilling and shaping construction related materials in the workplace 12 1 More info
Identifying and marking the location of utilities apparatus and sub-structures in the workplace 12 2 More info
Installing drainage in the workplace 19 2 More info
Installing Street Ironwork in the Workplace (metal, plastic, concrete and composite materials) 9 2 More info
Installing, maintaining and removing temporary excavation support in the workplace 16 2 More info
Installing, Maintaining and Removing Work Area Protection and Safety Equipment in the Workplace 10 2 More info
Locating and excavating to expose buried utility services in the workplace 13 2 More info
Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace 5 2 More info
Placing and Finishing Non-Specialist Concrete in the Workplace 21 2 More info
Preparing and mixing construction related materials in the workplace 14 1 More info
Preparing and operating forward tipping dumpers to receive, transport and discharge materials in the workplace 16 2 More info
Preparing and operating powered units, tools or pedestrian plant, machinery or equipment in the workplace 7 2 More info
Preparing and operating ride-on rollers to compact materials in the workplace 16 2 More info
Preparing to and directing and guiding the movement of vehicles, plant or machinery in the workplace 12 2 More info
Reinstating trenches in paved surfaces in the workplace 12 2 More info
Segregating the area for the highways works in the workplace 12 2 More info
Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace 10 2 More info