The NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry has been set up in a good learning environment where you do not need a CV to take on this qualification. Furthermore, this qualification will enable learners to show and own knowledge and skills Site Carpenters need to succeed in the construction industry. You should note that this NVQ Diploma is in line with the Construction Apprenticeship Framework in England and Wales.
Duration of NVQ
This could run for a duration of 1 year. However, the duration could be considerably shorter or longer depending on how fast you can gather evidence for the qualification.
What You’ll Learn
AT QMB Consulting, we aim to provide the knowledge and skills required to help you achieve an NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry. To achieve the qualification and to begin gathering evidence, you’ll need to have grounded knowledge in things like safe working practices, calculation of quantities, knowledge of construction technology, setting up and operating a circular saw and fixing a structural carcass
What You’ll Need
Items will be needed for this NVQ qualification like study materials and safety equipment such as safety boots.
Your assessment is based on the National Occupational Standards scope of your occupational reach. Your performance and knowledge of carpentry work will assessed on a regular. Your assessment will be handled by a qualified expert whose sole aim is to help you achieve your NVQ qualification.
You need no prior qualification although a Level 1 diploma in Site Carpentry does help. You’ll need to provide a portfolio which has 25 pictures with the activity, 3 videos and some site documents, ramps, site inductions, toolbox talks. Also, you’ll need to have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s at grade E.
Upon the completion of this qualification, you will have the required skills, knowledge and experience to move on to a higher level qualification. You could also choose to progress in the occupational field of the carpentry trade.
This qualification guarantees you an entry into job roles in the construction industry such as site carpenter and supervisor.
Additional Career Prospects
Achieving an NVQ level 2 diploma in site carpentry qualifies you to pursue a higher level of apprenticeship work in the same construction field. Higher levels you could apply for are: Level 2 Advanced Apprenticeship in Construction Building -Site Carpentry and/or Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Wood Occupations.