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ProQual - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course syllabus.

Course Description

Is the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course accredited by an official body?

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What is the ProQual - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course?

Category: OnSite

Level: Beginner

Pathway 1: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Solid)

The ProQual Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Construction) qualification provides a nationally recognised qualification for those working in the construction industry who want to specialise in plastering.

  • Pathway 1: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Solid)
  • Pathway 2: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Fibrous)
  • Pathway 3: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Heritage Plastering - Solid)
  • Pathway 4: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering (Heritage Plastering - Fibrous)

The awarding body for this qualification is ProQual Awarding Body and the regulatory body is the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual)

It is also endorsed by the sector body for construction - CITB.

The qualification has been accredited onto the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and is published on Ofquals Register of Qualifications.

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How much is a Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course?

As a broker we have a large number of Training Providers who advertise their courses with us. The lowest price we have is £850.00 and the highest price is £875.00

These prices may include Classroom, e-Learning, Distance Learning and In-House (On-Site) options.

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Who is the ProQual - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course designed for?

By choosing to carry out the Plastering (Solid) pathway for your NVQ you will complete the following mandatory units:

  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace
  • Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace
  • Applying finishing plaster to prepared surfaces in the workplace
  • Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace
  • Applying solid render to background surfaces and producing finishes in the workplace

What subjects does the ProQual - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course cover?

Candidates must complete 6 Mandatory units

Unit Ref
Title
Level
CITB reference provided for information only
M/508/6537
Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace
1641
T/508/6538
Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace
2642
Y/508/6533
Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace
2643
M/615/1560
Applying finishing plaster to prepared surfaces in the workplace
265v2
T/615/1561
Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace
266v2
F/615/1563
Applying solid render to background surfaces and producing finishes in the workplace
267v2

Candidates must complete 1 Optional unit

Unit Ref
Title
Level
CITB reference provided for information only
J/615/1564
Installing direct bond dry lining systems in the workplace
268v2
L/615/1565
Laying sand and cement screeds in the workplace
269v2
D/615/1568
Applying projection plaster and render, and maintaining equipment in the workplace
270v2
H/615/1569
Installing mechanically fixed plasterboard in the workplace
271v2

How is the ProQual - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plastering - Solid course assessed?

This qualification is competence - based, candidates must demonstrate the level of competence described in the units. Assessment is the process of measuring a candidates skill, knowledge and understanding against the standards set in the qualification.

The qualifications must be assessed in a work environment and in accordance with the Construction Skills Consolidated Assessment Strategy for Construction and the Built Environment, and it must be internally assessed by an appropriately experienced and qualified assessor.

Each candidate is required to produce a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their achievement of all of the learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each unit.

Evidence can include:

  • observation report by assessor
  • assignments/projects/reports
  • professional discussion
  • witness testimony
  • candidate product
  • worksheets
  • record of oral and written questioning
  • Recognition of Prior Learning
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