This qualification is aimed at those who install doors, windows and conservatories or Curtain Walling.
This qualification is at Level 3, and should be taken by those who are experienced installers capable of dealing with a wide range of problems, including working with installations that have complex requirements, and who are capable of dealing with all aspects of an installation, including the identification and rectification of technical problems. Candidates may be required to show the skills and knowledge to assess products or work procedures and identify possible improvements
Candidates may take a technical or supervisory role, particularly in relation to less-experienced installers. They will also work closely with colleagues and have well-developed knowledge of the industry and the regulations and legislation that apply.
There are also Level 2 qualifications for Fenestration Installation and Curtain Wall Installation. Additionally there is a Level 3 qualification for Surveying. More information can be found at www.gqaqualifications.com.
Candidates for this qualification will primarily be:
Working on site
Installing or controlling installations
Candidates could have jobs entitled:
Window and Door Installer/Fitter
Curtain Wall Installer
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