NVQ Level 2 in Plant Operations

Course Contents

The course is made up of units or areas of activity in the workplace.
NVQs are practical work-based qualifications that are recognised by employers and colleges throughout the UK. They are awarded to people who have proved their skill, knowledge and understanding of all aspects of their job.There are Three mandatory units -
•1. Conform to general workplace safety
•2. Conform to efficient work practices

Either

•3. Prepare plant or machinery for operational performance – lifting plant or machines

Or

•4. Prepare plant or machinery for operational performance –transferring plant or machines

Optional units – select 1 unit

•1. Operate plant or machinery to lift and transfer loads – forklift sideloader
•2. Operate plant or machinery to lift and transfer loads – industrial counterbalanced forklift
•3. Operate plant or machinery to lift and transfer loads – reach truck
•4. Operate plant or machinery to lift and transfer loads – overhead crane
•5. Operate plant or machinery for accessing – mobile elevated platform scissor
•6. Operate plant or machinery for accessing – mobile elevated platform boom vehicle mounted
•7. Operate plant or machinery for accessing – mobile elevated platform boom self propelled

•Candidates must obtain 3 mandatory units plus 1 optional unit for a full award.

Funding May be available For this Course.

Administration
There are no entry requirements or age restrictions for this qualification. Plant Operations has been designed to be used in a range of areas including engineering for people who are employed in plant operations as a plant operator requiring preparing the plant or machinery before operating to either lift or transfer loads or for accessing. Plant Operations has been designed to be used in a range of areas including engineering for people who are employed in plant operations as a plant operator requiring preparing the plant or machinery before operating to either lift or transfer loads or for accessing.



Additional Information
Benefits to the employee -
As well as giving them the opportunity to develop new skills, the NVQ Level 2 Plant Operations provides the employee with a better understanding of their role benchmarked to National Standards of the industry. It also enables employees to gain nationally recognised qualifications, which will serve as a solid foundation for career progression and the achievement of higher level qualifications.

Benefits to the employer -

It enhances the skills of the employee, thereby contributing to the improvement of performance in the workplace. It also boosts the motivation and confidence of the employee and provides an independent measure of performance against national standards. It generates tangible performance outcomes by contributing to increasing productivity and supporting existing training and development within the organisation.

Guide Price: Full or Part Funded

Delivery: In house
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