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IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/6954/5
Title IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation (QCF)
Category National
Sector Building & Construction | Glazing & Fenestration
Operational Start Date 16/11/2012
Operational End Date 29/06/2016
Total Units 23 Min Credit 38
Min Guided Learning Hours 165 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).

Qualification Purpose

A purpose statement can be viewed here

About this Qualification

The IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation is a competence qualification for individuals working as Conservatory Installers and Window and Door Fitters. It includes installing glass supporting systems for conservatories and installing glass supporting systems, which includes window and door units. The qualification covers identifying and rectifying technical problems, improving the work of the organisation and identifying and confirming installation requirements as mandatory, there are also a variety of optional units that the learner may select from. Objectives of this qualification include: meeting relevant programmes of learning and supporting a role in the workplace.

This qualification is the competence element of the Advanced Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations (Level 3), Pathway 4: Fenestration Installation.

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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 the IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation learners must achieve a minimum of 38 credits consisting of: 18 credits from the 4 units in Mandatory group A; a minimum of 9 credits from Optional group B; a minimum of 4 credits from Optional group C; and a minimum of 4 credits from Optional Group D; a minimum of 3 credits from Optional Group E.

IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Fenestration Installation (QCF)
Mandatory Group AMinimum Units:4
 Minimum Credits:18
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 Y/600/6691Identify and Confirm Installation Requirements in Glass and Related Work2427
 J/600/7657Identify and Rectify Technical Problems in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3516
 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
 A/600/7624Maintain Health and Safety in the Fenestration Installation Working Environment2426
 
Optional Group BMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:9
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 R/601/9200Create Datum Points For Curtain Wall Installation3618
 M/602/4971Install Bay Windows3929
 A/600/8269Install Conservatories31444
 Y/602/4978Install Facetted, Structurally Glazed Or Unitised Curtain Walling Systems3721
 K/600/6677Post Curtain Walling Activity2319
 T/602/4969Remove Bay Windows3823
 J/602/4975Remove and Install Oriel Windows3933
 R/602/4977Remove and Install Roof light Windows3933
 F/602/4974Remove and install box sash windows3933
 
Optional Group CMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:4
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 A/600/7655Assess the Quality of Materials / Components in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3414
 J/602/4426Control the installation of windows and doors, or conservatories or curtain walling3825
 Y/600/8151Ensure Resources are Available to Meet Work Requirements in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3314
 H/600/8430Maintain / Repair Windows and Doors or Conservatories3617
 T/600/7363Promote and Maintain Health and Safety in a Glass or Glass Related Working Environment3412
 
Optional Group DMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:4
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 R/600/6687Install Curtain Walling Systems21173
 Y/600/8425Install Glass and / or Panels into Windows and Doors2429
 T/600/8416Install Windows and Doors2852
 
Optional Group EMinimum Units:1
 Minimum Credits:3
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 A/503/0536Knowledge Of Building Regulations and Legislation In Facades3516
 K/600/8445Understanding the Building Regulations in the Fenestration Industry338

Assessment

All units in this qualification are assessed by portfolio. Evidence for this qualification must come from the learner’s consistent performance in the workplace and must meet the requirements of the Proskills QCF Assessment Strategy (see Appendix A at the end of this document). 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.

This qualification is not graded, successful learners achieve a pass.

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 at the end of this document.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 1 or above and should be comfortable working outdoors and at heights.

Tutor Requirements

All trainers/assessors and internal verifiers delivering this qualification must meet the requirements as per the Proskills QCF Assessment Strategy (see Appendix A at the end of this document).

Centre Requirements

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

 

 

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