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There are no formal entry requirements to take this qualification. This qualification can be undertaken without any previous training or qualifications in this subject area

Crane Supervisor Level 4 NVQ Qualification Structure

The Qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.

Qualification Title: L4 NVQ Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations -Supervising Lifts (Construction)

Minimum Credit Value: 74

Total Qualification Time (TQT) for this qualification: 740
An estimate of the total time it could reasonably be expected for a learner to achieve a qualification. TQT includes guided learning hours (GLH) plus an estimate of the time a learner is likely to spend in preparation, study or other learning activities as directed by but not under the immediate guidance of a lecturer, supervisor, or tutor.

Minimum Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for this qualification: 237
The time a learner spends in activities under the immediate guidance or supervision of a lecturer, supervisor, or tutor. This includes assessment if under supervision.

The learner will learn key practical skills and knowledge in these mandatory units:
-Supervising Lifting Operations Using Lifting Equipment in the Workplace

-Maintaining the Dimensional Accuracy of the Work in the Workplace

-Co-ordinating Preparation Work for Site or Lifting Operations in the Workplace

-Allocating Work and Checking People’s Performance in the Workplace

-Developing and Maintaining Good Occupational Working Relationships in the Workplace

-Maintaining Systems for Health, Safety, Welfare and Environmental Protection in the Workplace

-Coordinating and Organising the Control of Work in the Workplace

-Allocating and Monitoring the Use of Plant, Equipment or Machinery in the Workplace

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 74 credits need to be attained. This comprises the 8 mandatory units.