NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Specialist Concrete Operations
The aim of this qualification is to recognise the knowledge, skills and competence demonstrated by an individual in the workplace. Completion of one of the pathways provides the opportunity for individuals to demonstrate their competence in specialist concrete occupations.
Its main objective is to confirm the learner's occupational competence as a specialist concreter. Being a work-related, competence-based qualification it will provide, on completion, confirmation to employers, industry managers and card schemes that learners have the skills and knowledge needed to meet the nationally recognised standard to carry out their preferred role.
Candidates will utilise practical and technical skills needed to work as a ground works operative.
Learners can leverage on the skills and knowledge acquired from achievement of this qualification when working towards earning another qualification or gaining employment.
The awarding organisation for this qualification is ProQual Awarding Body and the regulatory body is the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).
The specification for these qualifications has been approved by the Welsh Government for use by centres in Wales and by the Council for the Curriculum Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) for use by centres in Northern Ireland