Level 2 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Architectural Joinery

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The level 2 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Architectural Joinery 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 bench joiner or architectural joiner within the construction industry.


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L2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction) - Architectural Joinery

Minimum Credit Value: 55

Reference: 603/5468/9 

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 55 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 4 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the following optional unit group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 41 | Units Required: 5

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
Credits: 5 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Manufacturing Routine Architectural Joinery Products in the Workplace
Credits: 19 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
Marking out from setting out details for routine architectural joinery products in the workplace
Credits: 12 Level: 2 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 14 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Setting Up and Using Transportable Cutting and Shaping Machines in the Workplace 26 2 More info
Producing Setting Out Details for Routine Architectural Joinery Products in the Workplace 14 2 More info