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NOCN_Cskills Awards Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Roofing Occupations (Construction) - Roof Slater

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Level 3
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The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Roofing Occupations -Roof Slater 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 as a Roof Slater 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. This qualification can be taken as part of an apprenticeship framework, if desired. This qualification sits within the Construction Apprenticeship Framework in England and Wales. For further information about the Construction Apprenticeship Frameworks, please see website: The learner will learn key practical skills and knowledge in these mandatory units: -Installing Underlay, Battens and Roofing Components in the Workplace -Installing Pre-formed Weathering Flashings to Roofs in the Workplace -Installing Double-lap Artificial Roof Slates in the Workplace -Installing Natural Roof Slate to Mitred and Vertical Roof Details in the Workplace -Installing Random Natural Roof Slates With Diminishing Margins in the Workplace -Stripping and Reclaiming Roof Coverings in the Workplace -Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace -Confirming Work Activities and Resources for an Occupational Work Area in the Workplace -Developing and Maintaining Good Occupational Working Relationships in the Workplace -Confirming the Occupational Method of Work in the Workplace. This qualification is supported by the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC).

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Qualification Structure

Min Credits : 137

Description: To achieve this qualification a minimum of 137 credits need to be attained. This comprises of 137 credits from the Mandatory Group. Additional units can be taken as part of this qualification; however, they will not count towards this qualification.

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