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Level 2 Apprenticeship Framework Maintenance Operations at Wakefield College

Course description

The maintenance operations  apprenticeship framework has four key elements
. Competence: Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Maintenance Operations. This will be completed through the development of a portfolio of evidence, that demonstrates ability in the work place. This will be supported by the employer providing a work based recorder  and from the college with an assessor who will assess in the work place; assess submitted work and review progress. Where there is no previous experience this element starts around the second term in year 1.
. Knowledge: Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance Operations. This is completed through attendance at college one day per week to gain knowledge in relation to working in Construction and more specifically bricklaying and to also develop practical skills for the work place.
. Transferrable: English and Maths study is expected where students do not hold a GCSE grade in these areas at above grade 4. On this framework study at level 1 is to be completed for both English and Maths and is typically studied on block towards the end of year 1.
. Employee Rights and Responsibilities: This is a small award that forms a core element to the framework and is delivered during induction or towards the end of year 1

Course content

What you will study

You will be required to complete one research assignment from all of the following mandatory units:
Mandatory Portfolio Units

202 Health and safety in property maintenance
203 Apply customer service in property maintenance
204 Carrying out painting and tiling tasks
205 Plan and carry out preventative property maintenance
206 Carry out plumbing maintenance and repairs
207 Carry out electrical testing and repairs
208 Understand and maintain heating ventilation and air conditioning plant
209 Internal and external building fabric maintenance a. plastering
b. carpentry c. ground maintenance d. building fabric repairs
211 Control of property maintenance related resources and equipment
212 Working with external contractors

Elective Portfolio Units
213 Security and access systems in property maintenance
214 Accessibility and inclusion in property maintenance

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification 16 +


How you will be assessed

Assessment is throughout the programme.
The diploma is assessed through on line examination and practical skills are assessed in the workshops through synoptic assessment.
The NVQ is assessed in the workplace

Financial information

There are no costs to students aged between 16 and 18.

For cost to students aged 19 and over please contact The Apprenticeship Team on 01924 789469 for details.

Future opportunities

Level 3 Apprenticeship

Further information

If you require further information please contact: The Course Information Team on 01924 789111

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 16 May 2018
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