NVQ 3 Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations (OSAT) | Ashington Campus | FCR0298D |Northumberland College
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NVQ 3 Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations (OSAT)

Location:
Ashington Campus
Level:
3
Course Code:
FCR0298D
Awarding Body:
NOCN
Qualification:

CITB NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing - Painting and Decorating (Construction) (QCF) Level 3

Start Date:
Flexible/Various

Who is the course for?

This course is for anyone aged over 19 who has a minimum of two years site experience within the construction industry and is currently working in a supervisory capacity.

Do I need any formal qualifications?

You will need to have two years site experience within the construction industry and be at least 19 years old to join this course, but no formal qualifications are required.

What will I study on the course?

You will study a range of NVQ units including confirming work activities and resources for an occupational work area, developing and maintaining good occupational working relationships, confirming the occupational method of work, erecting and dismantling access/working platforms, preparing surfaces for painting/decorating, applying paint systems to complex surfaces, conforming to general health, safety and welfare, hanging wall coverings to complex surfaces, hanging wide-width vinyls, installing coving, centre pieces and texture products; or one of nine other trade related units. All units will be covered in the workplace.

You will be inducted onto the programme by your assessor who will then plan your visits/assessments. You will be assessed on site periodically until all criteria have been met.

You will be assessed in your workplace against the national occupational standards for occupational work supervision.

You will have the opportunity to carry out bespoke training which relate to your occupational area such as the Abrasive Wheels Certificate, Manual Handling Certificate, Risk Assessment Training and Fire Extinguisher training.

CITB NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing - Painting and Decorating (Construction) (QCF) Level 3

After successfully completing the course you may need to pass the CSkills Health and Safety test which will enable you to apply for a trade CSCS Card (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) which would allow you to operate in this capacity on site. Your assessors will be able to advise you on other progression opportunities up to Level 4 NVQ.

For Full-Cost and Leisure courses there is no financial support available.

For more information our Help Hub team is available on 01670 841 200 or email helphub@northland.ac.uk.

How can I apply for this course?

Apply online by clicking here and registering, alternatively please contact our Help Hub on 01670 841 200, email helphub@northland.ac.uk or drop in to one of our open events.

Alternatively, if this is the course for you please click Book and Enrol Now – please note this option is only available for certain courses.

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