EWPA Bricklaying

Level 2 NVQ

Overview

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Bricklaying has been developed for achievement in the real workplace environment which means you need to be employed to undertake this qualification.

This qualification requires you to demonstrate  your skills, knowledge and understanding in the real workplace so you can work as a Bricklayer 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.

NVQs We Offer

  • Plastering
  • Tiling
  • Bricklaying
  • Dry Lining – Fixing
  • Dry Lining – Finishing
  • Dry Lining – Boarding
  • Occupational works Supervision
  • Construction Manangement

Assessment Process

EWPA
Experienced Worker Professional Assessment

If you decide to take the EWPA route the first thing we will do is introduce you to your assessor, you can do this at one of our training centres or at your worksite or company premises. You will discuss your past experience and your job role. The assessor will also explain to you about the qualification and what will be expected of you. You will fill in your registration and induction documents and a date will be arranged for your practical assessment.

You will be expected to gather witness testimonies and endorsements from your employer to verify your experience and competence. These forms will be sent by post to your employer to complete.

You will then arrange a day for your assessor to visit you onsite or alternatively you can visit one of our assessment centres for your practical assessment. The assessment will be taken under test conditions and will test your abilities and competency in your trade.

Units

Mandatory Units

  • Setting Out Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
  • Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
  • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace

Additional Units

  • Repairing and Maintaining Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace
  • Placing and Finishing Non-Specialist Concrete in the Workplace
  • Maintaining Slate and Tile Roofing in the Workplace
  • Installing Drainage in the Workplace
  • Erecting thin joint masonry structures in the workplace
  • Erecting Masonry Cladding in the workplace
  • Applying solid render to background surfaces and producing finishes in the workplace
Topics Covered In This Qualification
  • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
  • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace
  • Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace
  • Erecting Masonry Structures in the Workplace
  • Setting Out Masonry Structures in the Workplace
Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements to take this qualification. This qualification can be undertaken without any previous training or qualifications in this subject area, However, these qualifications are designed for those with experience in the trade.

Progression

On completion of this qualification you will have obtained the skills, knowledge and understanding and demonstrated competence to progress on to a higher level qualification in the same or similar occupational area or enable entry into supervisory and management positions within the workplace.

Industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

For further details on other qualifications available in this occupational area, see our Qualification Search.

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