Qualifying learners will be competent to execute elementary construction activities in terms of the fields of learning successfully completed.
For those with extensive experience in the workplace, this qualification will serve as entry to the Recognition of Prior Learning processes without prior formal education and training having been undertaken.
For new entrants, this qualification describes the learning outcomes required to effectively participate in a structured workplace.
For education and training providers, this qualification provides guidance for development of appropriate learning programmes and assessment criteria.
For employers, this qualification enables skills gaps to be identified and addressed, ensuring achievement of increased productivity levels and business objectives.
This qualification has been developed to provide flexibility / mobility / portability across the construction industry, thereby allowing for future career advancement across various fields of learning in construction.