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IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Curtain Wall Installation (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/8237/9
Title IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Curtain Wall Installation (QCF)
Category National
Sector Building & Construction | Glazing & Fenestration
Operational Start Date 01/03/2013
Operational End Date 30/06/2018
Total Units 9 Min Credit 33
Min Guided Learning Hours 214 Max Guided Learning Hours
Min Age From 16 Min Age To 100

Registration Fee : £51.00

This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (international delivery rates may apply).

Introduction

This specification is intended for trainers, centres and learners. General information regarding centre approval, registration, IQR (IQ’s candidate management system), assessment papers, certification, reasonable adjustments, special consideration, appeals procedures, are available from the website. This document should be read in conjunction with the IQ QMS Centre guide available from the website.

Qualification Purpose

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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Curtain Wall Installation (QCF) is a competence qualification for individuals working as Curtain Wall Installers. It includes preparing for the installation, installing curtain walls and follow up. Health and safety issues are also addressed. Objectives of this qualification include: meeting relevant programmes of learning and supporting a role in the workplace, 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 and supporting a role in the workplace.

This qualification is the competence element of the Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations (Level 2), Pathway 1: Curtain Wall Installation.

Learners achieving this qualification can progress to, for example:

IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Glass Processing

IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Glass Processing

IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Glazing

IQ Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation

IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation

IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Domestic Fascia, Soffit and Bargeboard Installation

IQ Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Surveying

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations

Advanced Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations

Engineering Apprenticeship

Take this Qualification

If you are interested in taking this qualification and would like to find your nearest IQ centre, please give us a call on 01952 457 452 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Structure

To achieve this qualification learners have to achieve a minimum of 33 credits, 30 credits from the 6 mandatory units and a minimum 3 credits from the 3 optional units. Achievement of any additional optional units will be recognised and recorded on the certificate.

IQ Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Curtain Wall Installation (QCF)

Assessment

All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio. Evidence for this qualification must come from the learners consistent performance in the workplace and must meet the requirements of the Proskills Assessment Strategy (Appendix A ). Further guidance for each unit can be found in the assessment guidance relevant to each unit. All Assessment Criteria must be met in each relevant unit to achieve this qualification.

An Achievement Record for this qualification which includes the forms necessary to map and claim knowledge and competence is available to download from the IQ website.

Assessment for this qualification must also meet the requirements for Additional Requirements for Qualifications that use the title NVQ within the QCF see appendix B

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 1 or above and be proficient in the use of English Language.

Tutor Requirements

All trainers/assessors and internal verifiers delivering this qualification must meet the requirements as per the Proskills assessment strategy). See Appendix A .

Centre Requirements

Centres must be approved by IQ in order to offer this qualification.   

 

 

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