This is a work-based learning qualification that requires individuals to prove their knowledge and competence in the fabrication or application of thermal insulation in the construction related working environment. It is not expected that all employed in the industry carry out exactly the same tasks, to allow for this the qualification has 2 pathways.
The qualification is at Level 3 although some individual units are at different levels. To prove competence candidates must be capable of working without direct supervision. This qualification (along with any additional requirements, e.g. Health and Safety test pass), will allow individuals to apply for the relevant CSCS card.
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