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IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/7139/4
Title IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures (QCF)
Category National
Sector Building & Construction | Glazing & Fenestration
Operational Start Date 12/12/2012
Operational End Date 31/12/2017
Total Units 15 Mandatory Units 12
Min Guided Learning Hours 155 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 16

 


Registration Fee : £51.00 (excluding VAT) 


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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures (QCF) is a qualification designed for those working as Aluminium Fabricators, Conservatory Fabricators, Curtain Walling Fabricators and Window and Door Fabricators to demonstrate competence in the Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures. The qualification includes health and safety, improving the work of the organisation, communicating and working with others, applying coatings or treatments to products, fabricating glass supporting systems, preparing equipment processing materials, setting up equipment identifying technical problems, resources and checking quality. Objectives include preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding, meeting relevant programmes of learning, supporting a role in the workplace and giving learners personal growth and engagement in learning.

This qualification is the competence element of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations (Level 3) Pathway 2: Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures.

Progression:

Learners can progress to various qualifications including:

IQ Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Glass Related Operations (QCF)

IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation (QCF)

Unit Structure

IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fabrication of Glass Supporting Structures (QCF)
Mandatory Group AMinimum Units:3
 Minimum Credits:12
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 A/600/7364Communicating and Working with Others in the Glass and Related Working Environments2318
 R/600/8262Improve the Work of the Organisation Through the Use of Resources, Communication and Working Relationships in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3514
 T/600/7363Promote and Maintain Health and Safety in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3412
 
Optional Group BMinimum Units:3
 Minimum Credits:11
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 A/600/7669Apply Coatings or Treatments to Products and Materials Used in the Fabrication of Glass Supporting Systems2429
 Y/600/7744Fabricate Glass Framing / Supporting Systems by Joining2423
 D/600/7745Fabricate Glass Supporting Systems by Assembly2420
 L/600/7661Prepare Equipment / Machinery / Tools for the Fabrication of Glass Supporting Systems2323
 R/600/7743Process Materials for Fabricating Glass Supporting Systems2323
 
Optional Group CMinimum Units:2
 Minimum Credits:8
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 K/600/7652Develop New Work Procedures in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3512
 Y/600/8151Ensure Resources are Available to Meet Work Requirements in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3314
 J/600/7657Identify and Rectify Technical Problems in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3516
 Y/600/8408Monitor and Control Operations in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3514
 M/600/7748Set up Equipment for Operations in the Fabrication of Glass Supporting Systems3411
 
Optional Group DMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:2
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 A/600/7655Assess the Quality of Materials / Components in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3414
 H/600/7746Check the Quality of Products used in the Fabrication of Glass Supporting Systems2213

 


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