This qualification is aimed at those who are involved in carrying out insulation or associated treatments to buildings; this could be on internal or external surfaces or structures. The qualification is designed to ensure that there is a high degree of flexibility within the units available that will allow employees from companies of all sizes and specialisms equal opportunity to complete. All work completed must be carried out in accordance with Building Regulations and Industry recognised safe working practices, including the disposal of waste.
There is also a Level 2 qualification for this occupational role available from GQA Qualifications.
The standards cover the most important aspects of the job. This qualification is at Level 2 & 3, although some units may be at different levels and should be taken by those who are fully trained to deal with routine assignments. Candidates should require minimum supervision in undertaking the job.
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