Lantra Awards Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Servicing and Commissioning Highway Electrical Systems

Product code: 
284
Summary / introduction: 
This is a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) which has been developed to measure the competence of operatives installing and/or maintaining highway electrical equipment. This qualification satisfies the requirements for competency as stipulated in the National Highway Sector Scheme (NHSS) 8 Quality Management document.
Target audience: 

Qualification Specification Highway Electrical NVQs

These qualifications are aimed at operatives installing and/or maintaining highway electrical equipment, ensuring that they work safely, effectively and efficiently in the workplace. It provides an opportunity to achieve a recognised national qualification which reflects the national standards for the role(s) they perform. These qualifications are available for learners aged 16+.

Description: 

This Qualification aims to give learners the opportunity to develop their skills and demonstrate competence across the full range of activities that highway electrical systems operatives need to be able to do as part of their everyday work. The Qualification is flexible by design to meet the sector and sub-sector requirements. 

Product objectives: 

This qualification aims to assess the learner’s knowledge and understanding of, and ability to:

  • Apply health and safety and environmental legislation and working practices
  • Maintain effective working relationships
  • Plan and prepare for the installation and maintenance of highway electrical systems and equipment
  • Inspect and test highway electrical systems, equipment and components
  • Identify and correct faults in electrical systems, equipment and components
  • Install and connect highway electrical systems, equipment and components
  • Maintain highway electrical systems, equipment and components
  • Commission highway electrical systems, equipment and components
  • Carry out emergency work on highway electrical systems
  • Co-ordinate the work of others.
Course / product type: 
Qualification
English qualification level: 
Level 3
Assessment type: 
Internal assessment and external verification
Course / product delivery: 
Work based
Language: 
English
Guided Learning Hours: 
285
Category: 
Working on the Public Highway
Highway Electrical Academy and NHSS 8