Entry Requirements: Candidates must hold a position as a Formwork Carpenter in the construction industry.
Duration: No fixed duration
This qualification is practical & knowledge-based, your experience in your designated, and offers a gateway to a number of exciting opportunities for progression, including supervisory and management qualifications.
This course is ideal for experienced Formwork Carpenter operatives who are working in the construction industry.
What is the process?
All evidence and assessments will be managed by the e-portfolio system – vLearn
You will be assessed through a variation of assessment methods. Evidence will be collated by both the assessor and the candidate through observations, professional discussions, witness testimonies and supporting documentary evidence.
The evidence you gather and upload to your vlearn e-portfolio portal, will be assessed by your designated assessor who will need to prove you are competent in your chosen trade NVQ, this can be done by observing you demonstrating that you carry out their normal work activities competently to the industry standard whilst complying with current legislation.
Your assessor will work with the candidate to confirm that they have met the requirements of the units of the qualification.
You must be assessed in a work environment – workplace evidence of skills can not be simulated.
You will be assessed using:
• Witness Testimonies
• Professional discussions
• Site evidence
• Photographic evidence
• Evidence of previous learning
• Knowledge Questions
You must already be working in the construction industry as a Formwork Carpenter.
Industry Recognition and Benefits:
The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Formwork Carpenter will enable the candidate to apply for the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) blue skill card (https://www.cscs.uk.com/card-type/skilled-worker/).
Achievement of this qualification provides opportunities to progress to further qualifications and training such as technical, supervisory and management qualifications.
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