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NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) - Update

Ref : B19-37

Type : Amendment

Date : 3 July 2019

12 Week Notification:


NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction)

 

Dear Colleague,


As part of our commitment to provide qualifications in line with industry requirements we regularly review all qualifications across all occupations.

A review has been made via the CITB Standards Setting Body (SSB) on the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) qualification/pathways and therefore we wish to inform you of the changes as shown below.

The above qualification will have amendments made to the various pathways listed below and such changes will be applied:


Pathway 3:


• NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) - Lightning Conductor Engineer (600/8244/6) to be amended to -

– NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) - Lightning Protection Engineer (600/8244/6), available as from 1 October 2019.

Unit changes that sit in the Mandatory Group, as listed below:

Unit372: Locating and Protecting Utilities Apparatus and Sub-structures in the Workplace updated - v3 and the title of the unit is now: Identifying and marking the location of utilities apparatus and substructures in the workplace.

The GLH for this pathway also changes from 344 to 369 GLH and this will be updated accordingly.


Pathway 4:


• NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Rigging: Suspended Access Equipment – Temporary) (600/8244/6) to be amended to – available as from 1 October 2019.

Unit changes that sit in the Optional Group, as listed below:

Unit360: Establishing Work Area Protection and Safety in the Workplace updated - v3 and the title of the unit is now: Installing, maintaining and removing work area protection and safety equipment in the workplace

Unit657: Inspecting and completing user maintenance on plant or machinery in the workplace - NEW

Unit299P: Carrying out checks and/or basic maintenance on plant or machinery in the workplace – removed from Qualification structure.


Pathway 5:


NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) - Rigging - Suspended Access Equipment (Permanent) (600/8244/6) to be amended to – available as from 1 October 2019.


Unit changes that sit in the Optional Group, as listed below:

Unit360: Establishing Work Area Protection and Safety in the Workplace updated - v3 and the title of the unit is now: Installing, maintaining and removing work area protection and safety equipment in the workplace.

Unit657: Inspecting and completing user maintenance on plant or machinery in the workplace - NEW

Unit299P: Carrying out checks and/or basic maintenance on plant or machinery in the workplace – removed from Qualification structure.


The existing qualification/pathways (amended ones only) will close for registrations on 30 September 2019 and the Achievement and Certification dates will expire 30 September 2022 to allow anyone previously registered to achieve and be certificated before the old qualification/pathways are officially withdrawn.


• Quartz web, Horizon, Website and Skillsfile will be updated accordingly with the new amendments and the qualification structure is attached in the DOWNLOADS tab on the website for the qualification - Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) qualification/pathways, with the changes for your information.

• Also attached in the DOWNLOADS tab on the website, are the new unit versions with the changes highlighted, for your perusal.

 

If you have any questions please contact your dedicated customer co-ordinator on:

0300 999 1177 (select option 1)

Kind regards,

NOCN