NVQ Level 2 in Formwork (Construction)

NVQs – NVQ Level 2 in Formwork


NVQ Level 2 in FormworkThe Level 2 NVQ in Formwork is a qualification designed for those who work with formwork in the construction industry. The NVQ permits the learner to demonstrate their competency in their job role and that they are working to the required standard for the industry.

Course price:
£950 + VAT

Course length:
Approx. 9 – 18 months

Who is it for:
Form workers or site operatives in a related role who are aiming to gain the Blue CSCS Card or Skilled Worker Card

Course Content

NVQ Level 2 in Formwork (Construction)

The qualification is appraised through a variety of different forms of evidence which is provided by the learner. Evidence includes; observations, witness testimonials, written questions, observations, professional discussions and written questions. The formwork qualification covers the below mandatory units:

  • Striking and Erecting Timber and Proprietary Formwork
  • Conforming to the Productive Working Practices
  • Maintaining and Fabricating Timber and Proprietary Formwork Systems
  • Conforming to the General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace
  • Storing, Handling and Moving Resources

The learner can also choose to complete some of the below additional units, please note that the additional units do not contribute to the minimum credit requirements:

  • Operating and Preparing Boom-Type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – MEWPs
  • Operating and Preparing Scissor-Type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – MEWPs
  • Hand Signalling and Slinging the Movement of Suspended Loads
  • Preparing and Operating Mast Climber-Type Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – MEWPs

Entry Requirements

The minimum requirements for the course are that the learner is in full employment so that there are no obstacles that could stop them completing the qualification and that they are 16 or above. An informal discussion and questionnaire are required to be completed before signing up to ensure that the learner is suitable for the NVQ.

Contact Us Today

Our Training Advisor, Rob Boardman will contact you when you have enrolled to arrange a sign-up meeting. The meeting is designed to educate you on what you need to do to complete the NVQ and to assign you with an assessor. Your assessor will give you guidance throughout the process.

If you have any further questions, contact Rob on [email protected] or get in touch here.

How to become a Construction Labourer

Looking for a job in the construction industry as a manual labourer? Take a look at the skills, experience and qualifications you need here.

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