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IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fenestration Surveying (QCF)


Qualification Number 600/6204/6
Title IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fenestration Surveying (QCF)
Category National
Sector Building & Construction | Glazing & Fenestration
Operational Start Date 01/08/2012
Operational End Date 30/06/2016
Total Units 11 Min Credit 27
Min Guided Learning Hours 109 Max Guided Learning Hours 120
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

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About this Qualification

The IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fenestration Surveying (QCF) is a competence based qualification for individuals working in fenestration surveying such as surveying work associated with glass supporting systems, including conservatories, other external glazed structures and advanced walling systems; surveying for doors and windows will also be undertaken. It provides learners with formal recognition of their competence. All learners will cover health and safety, building regulations and communication as well as identifying requirements and producing specifications. The objectives of this qualification include meeting relevant programmes of learning and supporting a role in the workplace.

It is the competence element of the Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Glass Industry Occupations, Pathway 5: Fenestration Surveyor.

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.


To achieve this qualification a minimum of 27 credits must be achieved in total; 24 credits from the 5 units in Mandatory Group A and a minimum of 3 credits from Optional Group B.

IQ Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fenestration Surveying (QCF)


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 QCF Assessment Strategy (Appendix A located 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.

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 of Additional Requirements for Qualifications that use the title NVQ within the QCF (Appendix B located at the end of this document).

This qualification is not graded successful learners achieve a pass.

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, learners should be able to work at level 2 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, located at the end of this document.

Centre Requirements



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