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Level 2 NVQ Certificate/Diploma in Plant Operations (Construction)

The aim of these qualifications are to recognise the knowledge, skills and competence demonstrated by an individual in the workplace. This Level 2 NVQ Certificate/ Diploma in Plant Operations provides the opportunity for individuals who specialise in operating plant machinery to demonstrate their competence.

The units in this qualification are derived from National Occupational Standards.

Both mandatory unit must be completed, along with one specialist item of plant to gain an NVQ certificate/ diploma in a chosen discipline.

Mandatory Units;

  • Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
  • Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace

Specialist units;

 

Fork-lift trucks

  • Preparing and Operating Industrial Counter Balanced Forklifts to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Reach Trucks to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Rough Terrain Masted Forklifts to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Sideloader Forklifts to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Telescopic Handlers to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Compacting

  • Preparing and Operating Landfill Compacters to Spread and Compact Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Ride-on Rollers to Compact Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Soil Compacters to Compact Materials in the Workplace

Excavating

  • Preparing and Operating 180 degree Excavators to Extract and Excavate Ground and Loose Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating 360 degree Excavators to Excavate Ground in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Crawler/Tractor Dozers to Excavate and/or Form Ground in the Workplace

Processing

  • Preparing and Operating Crushers to Process Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Screeners to Process Materials in the Workplace

Extracting

  • Preparing and Operating Loader Compressors to Extract Loose Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Skid Steer Loaders to Extract Loose Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Wheeled Loading Shovels to Extract Loose Materials in the Workplace

Cranes and specialist lifting plant

  • Preparing and Operating Compact Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Container Handlers to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Excavator Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Hoists to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Lorry Loaders or Knuckle Boom Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Overhead Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Pedestrian Operated Tower Cranes to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Skip Handlers to Lift and Transfer Loads in the Workplace

Work platforms

  • Preparing and Operating Boom-type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP) in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Mast Climber-type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP) in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Scissor-type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP) in the Workplace

Transporting Loads

  • Preparing and Operating Agricultural-based Tractors for Non-Agricultural Activities in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Forward Tipping Dumpers to Receive, Transport and Discharge Materials in the Workplace
  • Preparing and Operating Rear Tipping Dump Trucks to Receive, Transport and Discharge Materials in the Workplace

Loading and Securing Plant

  • Preparing for and Arranging and Securing Plant for Haulage in the Workplace
  • Preparing to and Directing and Guiding Plant and Plant Operations in the Workplace

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