Level 2 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Timber Decks and Cladding

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Level 2 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Timber Decks and Cladding 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 Timber Decker and Cladder 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. 

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L2 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction) - Timber Decks and Cladding

Minimum Credit Value: 56

Reference: 603/5468/9 

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 54 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 4 mandatory units plus 1 unit from the optional unit group. 

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 36 | Units Required: 4

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Setting Up and Using Transportable Cutting and Shaping Machines in the Workplace
Credits: 26 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

Optional Units

Credit Value: 20 | Units Required: 1

Title Credits Level More info
Installing elevated timber decks in the workplace 25 2 More info
Installing low level timber decks in the workplace 20 2 More info
Installing sheeting and cladding systems on roofs and walls in the workplace 20 2 More info