End Point Assessment
- Reference Code: ST0615
- Level: 2
- Version: 1.1
- Duration: 24 months
Demolition Operatives carry out the process of demolishing or part-demolishing structures ranging from standard brick and concrete buildings to bridges, industrial plants and power stations. It is a safety-critical role, utilising hand and power tools to carry out demolition work to strict operating procedures to ensure the demolition process is continuously and safely under control.
Demolition Operatives provide a support role in demolition projects and would typically be involved in a range of tasks, as part of a team and under supervision, including: using hand and power tools to remove internal parts of buildings such as doors, radiators and ceilings; using a range of heating and cutting equipment to burn through different types of metals; carrying out lifting operations working with several types of lifting equipment ranging from hoists to cranes; being aware of the requirement to protect the environment and recycle materials.
Employers will set their own entry requirements.
The apprenticeship includes the skills, technical knowledge, and behaviours required to undertake the work of a Demolition Operative.
End Point Assessment
Overview of assessment
The end point assessment covers all of the skills, knowledge and behaviours in the Standard. It will take place using independent assessors appointed by QFI and the methods shown below:
This will consist of a practical assessment, completed in in a real work environment. During the practical test, the assessor will ask a series of 10 open questions, of which 5 will be safety-critical questions. Duration, approximately 4 hours.
This will take the form of a structured interview between the apprentice and the assessor and will consist of a minimum of 18 open question. Informed by the apprentices’ portfolio of evidence. Duration, approximately 1.5 hours.
Readiness for assessment
The employer will endorse progression to the end-point when satisfied that the apprentice is consistently working at or above the level set out in the standard, and the pre-requisite gateway requirements have been met with evidence to support these:
- achieved minimum level 1 English and mathematics and take the test for level 2
- completed Portfolio of Evidence to support the Professional Discussion.
This apprenticeship is graded by the independent assessor appointed by QFI and grades are either: fail, pass or distinction.
Why choose QFI
QFI is listed on the Register of Apprenticeship Assessment Organisations to assess this apprenticeship Standard. We have access to specialist, occupationally competent independent assessors. We will work with you to ensure that the end-point assessment runs as smoothly as possible providing support for any staff involved in the process. Contact us now to discuss your requirements email@example.com