Level 3 NVQ in Wood Occupations - Timber Frame Erection

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The NVQ Level 3 Timber Frame Erection Qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification to work as a competent Timber Frame Erector.


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L3 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations (Construction) - Timber Frame Erection

Minimum Credit Value: 122

Reference: 603/5470/7 

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 122 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 9 mandatory units.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 122 | Units Required: 9

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Confirming the Occupational Method of Work in the Workplace
Credits: 11 Level: 3 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Confirming Work Activities and Resources for an Occupational Work Area in the Workplace
Credits: 10 Level: 3 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
Co-ordinating and Confirming the Dimensional Control Requirements of the Work in the Workplace
Credits: 9 Level: 3 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Developing and Maintaining Good Occupational Working Relationships in the Workplace
Credits: 8 Level: 3 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Erecting roof structure carcassing components in the workplace
Credits: 26 Level: 3 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Erecting timber roof structures in the workplace
Credits: 23 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Erecting timber walls and floors in the workplace
Credits: 23 Level: 2 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace
Credits: 10 Level: 2 More info about this unit