This qualification is aimed at those who work as glaziers, installing glass into frames (e.g. windows, doors), and those who work to maintain glazing installations (usually windows and doors). The standards cover the most important aspects of the job. This qualification is at Level 3, and should be taken by those who are experienced, capable of dealing with a wide range of problems, including working with glazing installations that have complex requirements. Candidates will often take a supervisory role, particularly in relation to less experienced workers. They will also work closely with customers and have well-developed customer service skills.
A further qualification for glazing at Level 2 is also available. In addition, there are qualifications for those who install replacement glass supporting frames and units. Candidates for this qualification will primarily be: • working on customer’s premises installing glass into supporting frames and units • maintaining supporting frames and units
Candidates could have jobs entitled: • Glazier • Fitter • Installer • Glazing Systems Maintainer
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