Update: Pearson Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces from 1 June

Mon Jun 03 12:00:00 UTC 2013

The structure of the Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces (QCF) has been updated to better reflect the needs of learners in the sector.  

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The existing qualification, the Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces (QCF) (501/0100/6) is being withdrawn from 31 August 2013.

Working with Skillsactive, we have developed a new Pearson Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces (QCF) (600/9330/4) which has been accredited for first teaching from 1 June 2013.

The new Pearson Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces (QCF) is a 22-credit and 123 (Min) – 126 (Max) guided learning hour qualification that consists of four mandatory units and 12 optional units. The learner must achieve 22 credits in total to complete the qualification; 13 credits from the four mandatory units and a minimum of nine credits from either optional group 1 (Installation) or optional group 2 (Maintenance).

Details of the units and the new mandatory and optional unit groupings are as follows:

Pearson Edexcel Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Sport and Play Surfaces (QCF)  

Unit no. Unit reference number Mandatory units Credit Level GLH
1 K/502/0438 Use and Maintain Non-powered and Hand Held Power Tools and Equipment 3 2 23
2 F/503/1171 Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace 5 2 17
3 J/503/1169 Conforming to Productive Working Practices in the Workplace 3 2 10
4 A/503/1170 Conforming to General Health, Safety and Welfare in the Workplace 2 1 7

Optional Group 1 (Installation)

Unit no. Unit reference number Mandatory units Credit Level GLH
5 D/601/4047 Provide Foundations, Substructures and Edge Details for Sport/Play Surfaces and Equipment 3 2 22
6 H/601/4048 Prepare for and Install Base Layers for Sport/Play Surfaces 3 2 22
7 L/601/4044 Assemble and Install Purpose Made Equipment and Components 3 2 22
8 R/601/4045 Prepare Sites for the Construction of Sport/Play Surfaces and Equipment 3 2 22
9 Y/601/4046 Provide Ground and Substructure Conditions for Sport/Play Facilities 3 2 22
10 K/601/4049 Complete Sport/Play Surface Work for Handover 3 2 22

Optional Group 2 (Maintenance) 

Unit no. Unit reference number Mandatory units Credit Level GLH
7 L/601/4044 Assemble and Install Purpose Made Equipment and Components for Sport/Play 3 2 22
10 K/601/4049 Complete Sport/Play Surface Work for Handover 3 2 22
11 H/502/0440 Use and Maintain Ride-on Powered Equipment 3 2 22
12 R/502/0434 Prepare Sites for the Construction of Sport/Play Surfaces and Equipment 3 2 22
13 T/502/0443 Use and Maintain Chippers and/or Shredders 3 2 22
14 D/601/4050 Check and Maintain Sport/Play Surfaces and Equipment 3 2 22
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