Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction)

Introduction

The Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) in Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction) at SCQF level 6 allows candidates to demonstrate competence in job-related skills in their particular area of work and expertise and gain an industry recognised qualification.

Insulation Building Treatment (IBT) training is vital for Scotland’s workforce. Boosting the skills of workers in this field aligns with the nation’s push for sustainable and energy-efficient building practices. Trained professionals in IBT play a crucial role in reducing carbon emissions and promoting energy efficiency. This training ensures compliance with building codes, creating a safer and healthier environment. As Scotland targets carbon reduction and improved energy performance, investing in IBT education is not just necessary but a smart move towards a greener future.

Course code

W3IB

Location

Varies

Duration

9 – 12 months

Entry Requirements

Candidates who have undertaken an SVQ in Carpentry and Joinery would have the option to discuss mapping up to 4 units into this qualification reducing the time to achieve and units to complete.

Course Content

This qualification covers areas such as

  • general workplace health, safety and welfare
  • occupational method of work
  • moving, handling or storing resources
  • developing and maintaining good working relationships
  • work activities and resources for the work
  • Insulation and Building Treatments (IBT) building construction, defects and interfaces

Assessments

This qualification is delivered and assessed in the workplace

Additional funding information

Businesses in Dumfries and Galloway may be eligible for funding for this course – click here to find out.

Course fees apply to businesses outwith Dumfries and Galloway.

Contact businessdevelopment@dumgal.ac.uk for more details.

Course Contact Details

For more information about the course or funding contact businessdevelopment@dumgal.ac.uk

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