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NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Plant Operations (Construction) - Loading and Securing

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Level 2
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The Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Plant Operations – Loading and Securing qualification has been developed for achievement in a real workplace environment which means you need to be employed to undertake this qualification.

This qualification enables you, the learner, to demonstrate and recognise your skills, knowledge and understanding and to demonstrate your competence in a real workplace environment so you can work in Loading and Securing within the construction industry.

You will be assessed against a set of performance and knowledge statements which have been derived from National Occupational Standards for your occupational area. You will be assessed by an occupationally competent and qualified assessor whose job is to work with you and help you complete your qualification.

This qualification supports the learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge.

The learner will learn key practical skills and knowledge in these mandatory units
-Preparing for, and arranging and securing plant or machinery for transportation in the workplace
-Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
-Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace

The learner will also learn key practical skills and knowledge in one of the following optional units:
-Preparing to and directing and guiding the movement of vehicles, plant or machinery in the workplace
-Slinging and hand signalling the movement of suspended loads in the workplace
-Operating Plant or Machinery for Non-operational Activities in the Workplace

This qualification is supported by federation Construction Plant Association (CPA).

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Qualification Structure

Min Credits : 31

Description: To achieve this qualification a minimum of 31 credits need to be attained. 21 credits must be achieved form the Mandatory Group and a minimum of 10 credits from the Optional Group.

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