The ProQual Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supervising Licensed Asbestos Removal (Construction) qualification provides provides the opportunity for individuals who supervise others in a relevant construction occupational area to demonstrate their competence.
The awarding organisation for this qualification is ProQual. This qualification is regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) and has been accredited onto the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF).
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supervising Licensed Asbestos Removal (Construction)
Qualification title ProQual Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supervising Licensed Asbestos Removal (Construction)
Ofqual qualification number 603/4244/4
Total qualification time 1150 hours
Guided learning hours 410
Assessment Pass or fail
Internally assessed and verified by centre staff
External quality assurance by ProQual verifiers
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
Centres should carry out an initial assessment of candidate skills and knowledge to identify any gaps and help plan the assessment.
To achieve the qualification candidates complete SEVEN Mandatory units, plus TWO Optional units.
Mandatory Units – complete ALL units
Confirming work activities and resources for an occupational work area in the workplace
Developing and maintaining professional working relationships in the workplace
Confirming the occupational method of work in the workplace
Implementing and maintaining health, safety and welfare in the workplace
Co-ordinating and organising work operations in the workplace
Installing and removing licensed asbestos enclosure or
containment areas in the workplace
One of the following endorsements required: Enclosure area
Removing licensed asbestos in the workplace
Optional Units – complete TWO units
Monitoring progress of work against schedules in the
Confirming work meets contractual, industry and
manufacturers’ standards in the workplace
Repairing or encapsulating asbestos containing materials in the workplace
One of the following endorsements required:
Coatings with or without a reinforced matrix
Sealed cladding Insulation Insulation boards Ceiling tiles
Cement products Sprayed coatings Bitumen products
Centres must be approved to offer this qualification. If your centre is not approved please complete and submit form ProQual Additional Qualification Application Form.
Staff delivering this qualification must be appropriately qualified and/or occupationally competent.
Assessors/Internal Quality Assurance
For each competence-based unit centres must be able to provide at least one assessor and one internal quality assurance verifier who are suitably qualified for the specific occupational area. Assessors and internal quality assurance verifiers for competence-based units or qualifications will normally need to hold appropriate assessor or verifier qualifications, such as:
• Level 3 Award in Assessing Competence in the Work Environment
• Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement
• Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement
• Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
• Level 4 Certificate in Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices
Support for Candidates
Materials produced by centres to support candidates should:
• enable them to track their achievements as they progress through the learning outcomes and assessment criteria;
• provide information on where ProQual’s policies and procedures can be viewed;
• provide a means of enabling Internal and External Quality Assurance staff to authenticate evidence