Valid for

Lifetime award

About this course

The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations – Surveying qualification has been developed for delivery in a working environment; this means you need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop and recognise your skills, knowledge and competence so that you can work in Surveying within the construction industry or progress onto further learning.

This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge. Although part of an apprenticeship, this qualification is available outside of an apprenticeship where either the learner’s circumstances prevent them undertaking a full apprenticeship or where their prior skills and knowledge mean they do not require all components of the apprenticeship. In addition, industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role.

The Rule of Combination (RoC) below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 90 credits need to be attained. This comprises 65 units from the 5 units in the Mandatory Group, plus a minimum of 25 credits from at least 2 units from the Optional Group.

Mandatory Units

  • Operate health, safety and welfare systems in construction

  • Prepare programmes and schedules of work in construction

  • Develop and maintain working relationships and personal development in construction

  • Operate project information systems in construction

  • Prepare and monitor costs and accounts in construction

Optional Units

  • Record the condition of property in construction

  • Recommend and monitor supplies of plant and equipment in construction

  • Prepare proposals and obtain feedback for the provision of products and services in construction

  • Prepare for, collect, analyse and present survey data in construction

  • Prepare for work operations in construction

  • Prepare for and carry out physical testing in construction

  • Prepare estimates, bids and tenders in construction

  • Prepare drawings and schedules in construction

  • Prepare and process invitations to tender in construction

  • Monitor, maintain and improve supplies of materials in construction

  • Integrate and control project design information in construction

  • Implement contract work in construction

  • Establish and maintain the dimensional control of construction works

  • Assess, plan, and monitor project methods and progress in construction

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