Level 2 NVQ in Sub-structure Work Occupations - Underpinning Operations (Excavated Underpinning)
This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.
The qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification, for those working as a specialist in excavated underpinning operations within the construction industry.
Blue CSCS Card
On completion of your NVQ qualification, along with passing the relevant CITB HS&E test (within the last 2 years), you will be able to apply for the blue CSCS skilled worker card.
L2 NVQ Diploma in Sub-structure Work Occupations (Construction) - Underpinning Operations (Excavated Underpinning)
Minimum Credit Value: 81
To achieve this qualification a minimum of 81 credits needs to be attained. This comprises the 4 mandatory units plus a minimum of 14 credits from ONE unit must come from Optional Group A with a further 44 credits from FOUR units which must come from Optional Group B.
Mandatory Units - The learner must achieve 23 credits from the 4 units in this Mandatory Group.
Optional Group A - The learner must achieve a minimum of 14 credits from at least 1 unit in this Optional Group.
Optional Group B - The learner must achieve a minimum of 44 credits from at least 4 units in this Optional Group.
Setting out and marking positions for underpinning sequence in the workplace
|Credits: 13||Level: 3||More info about this unit|
Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
|Credits: 5||Level: 2||More info about this unit|
Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
|Credits: 3||Level: 2||More info about this unit|
Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
|Credits: 2||Level: 1||More info about this unit|
|Group A - Excavating for underpinning in the workplace||14||2||More info|
|Group A - Excavating and providing temporary support to pits and trenches in the workplace||17||2||More info|
|Group B - Erecting and striking underpinning formwork in the workplace||9||2||More info|
|Group B - Installing reinforcement steel for underpinning in the workplace||17||2||More info|
|Group B - Installing dry packing in the workplace||9||2||More info|
|Group B - Repairing sub-structure after underpinning in the workplace||15||2||More info|
|Group B - Placing and compacting concrete in the workplace||11||2||More info|
|Group B - Installing, constructing, maintaining, dismantling and removing temporary works in the workplace||22||2||More info|