Level 2 Diploma in Ground Works Operations in Islamabad
The ProQual Level 2 Diploma in Ground Works Operations qualification provides a nationally recognised qualification for existing workers and new entrants to the Civil Construction Industry, working in the specialised area of ground works operations. Candidates will utilise practical and technical skills needed to work as a ground works operative.
The qualification has been accredited onto the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)
and is published on Ofqual’s Register of Qualifications.
Level 2 Diploma in Ground Works Operations
ProQual Level 2 Diploma in Ground Works Operations
Ofqual qualification number 603/0724/9
Total Qualification Time 306 hours (246 GLH)
Assessment Pass or fail
Internally assessed and verified by centre staff
External quality assurance by ProQual verifiers
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
Centres should carry out an initial assessment of candidate skills and knowledge to identify any gaps and help plan the assessment.
To achieve the qualification candidates must complete the 13 Mandatory units.
Mandatory Units – complete ALL units
Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
Workplace health, safety and welfare in ground works operations
Operate a powered tool and equipment in ground works operations
Utility location and avoidance in ground works operations
Prepare for and carry out ground works operations
Installing drainage in ground works operations
Laying kerbs and channels in ground works operations
Laying modular paving in ground works operations
Lay and finish concrete in ground works operations
Working in confined spaces in ground works operations
Providing shoring support in ground works operations
Installing shallow pipelines in ground works operations
Conform to productive work practices in ground works operations
Centres must be approved to offer this qualification. If your centre is not approved please complete and submit form ProQual Additional Qualification Approval Application.
Staff delivering this qualification must be appropriately qualified and/or occupationally
Assessors/Internal Quality Assurance
Assessors for each unit must have verifiable, current industry experience and a sufficient depth of relevant occupational expertise and knowledge.
Assessors and internal quality assurance verifiers for competence-based units or qualifications will normally need to hold appropriate assessor or internal quality assurance qualifications.
Support for Candidates
Materials produced by centres to support candidates should:
• enable them to track their achievements as they progress through the learning
outcomes and assessment criteria;
• provide information on where ProQual’s policies and procedures can be viewed;
• provide a means of enabling Internal and External Quality Assurance staff to authenticate evidence