Duration – Evenings: 72 Weeks
Course times: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Places: Min: 8 Max: 12
No qualifications or experience necessary. However full commitment to the training programme and a strong desire to achieve high standards is required.
Mandatory Units (all units to be taken)
GRO12 Understanding Health and Safety in the Glass or Glass Related Industry
GRO13 Know how to Contribute to the Effectiveness of the Glass Related Organisation
GRO14 Know how to Accept Delivery Of, Handle, Position and Store Glass Related Products and Materials
GRO15 Know how to carry out Quality Checks of Glass Related Products and Materials
Optional Units (a minimum of 3 credits to be taken)
GR05 Know how to Operate Glass Manufacturing Equipment
GR06 Know how to Operate Glass Processing Equipment
GR07 Know how to Operate Equipment for Fabricating Glass Supporting Systems
GR08 Know how to Install and Repair Fixed Glass Components in Vehicles
GR09 Know how to Install Glass into Glazing Installation
GRO10 Know how to Shape Glass for Glazing Installation
GRO11 Know how to Install Glass Supporting Frames
GRO19 Knowledge of the Fascia, Soffit and Bargeboard Removal and Installation Process
CW5 Knowledge of Curtain Walling Systems
PV2 Knowledge of Photovoltaic Systems
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to gain knowledge of the basic requirements of working safely and effectively in a glass related working environment.
Establishing underpinning knowledge and understanding relevant to the Glass Industry, this qualification is intended to be capable of delivery through both a taught programme of off the-job learning or through workplace assessment (for those with access to the real workplace).
Along with a number of generic glass industry units the group of optional units ensures there is a specific unit to cover the individual occupational roles in the glass industry.
On Course Advantages:
Obtain a CSCS Trainee Card;
Estimate for Painting and Wallpapering;
Apply artex for brush patterns;
Use colour in the home;
Develop your career in Decorating.
This course will also allow you to obtain skills and problem solving techniques for difficult decorating situations that you may have encountered in the past.
NVQ Diploma in the Glass and Glazing Industry