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The Level 1 Certificate in Network Construction Operations (Water) is a competence-based qualification, that allows learners to demonstrate the skills and knowledge required by those working as part of a construction team on the water distribution network.
5 days - training room/practical training.
Portfolio of evidence to be carried out by the candidate with support from the trainer.
Level 1 will suit candidates just starting out in, or are very new to, network construction.
The qualification covers the technical network construction skills required for a network construction assistant or operative, including health, safety and hygiene, and also includes requirements relating to working effectively within the team. The majority of learners evidence for the qualification must be generated from real work activities, and learners must be working as part of a team undertaking water network construction activities.
For a full Level 1 Certificate in Network Construction Operations (Water), the learner must complete all six mandatory units, plus two option units from Option Group 1 and one unit from Option Group 2:
Mandatory Units - all learners must complete the following six mandatory units:
Assist in locating and avoiding supply apparatus and sub structures.
Working under supervision, excavate holes and trenches in ground and pavement structures.
Working under supervision, contribute to an efficient and effective work environment.
Working under supervision, contribute to health, safety and environment in the workplace, including hygiene.
Working under supervision, operate powered tools and equipment for network construction operations.
Working under supervision, assemble components to meet specification for water network construction operations.
Option Group 1 - all learners must complete one unit from this group for a full certificate:
Assist in preparing resources and signing, lighting and guarding the area for highway works.
Assist in preparing resources and signing, lighting and guarding the area for site works.
Option Group 2 - all learners must complete one unit from this group for a full certificate:
Working under supervision, join polyethylene pipe by electrofusion welding.
Working under supervision, join polyethylene pipe by butt fusion welding.
Additional Unit - learners may take this unit, but it does not contribute to the achievement of the full certificate:
Assist in preparing for reinstatement of excavation and pavement surfaces.
Teaching methods include:
Theoretical training and assessment.
Practical training and assessment.
Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will receive a CABWI certificate.
There are currently no dates set for this course, for more information please contact us or call our friendly sales team on 0330 0948 424
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