National Workplace Award Fix and Secure Memorial Masonry

National Workplace Award Fix and Secure Memorial Masonry

The National Workplace Award at SCQF level 4 confirms that a learner has attained the National Occupational Standard in the Fixing and Securing of Memorial Masonry.

This Award covers measuring, marking out, drilling, fitting, finishing, positioning, securing, sealing and cleaning memorial stones on ground foundations.

It also includes interpreting drawings and specifications, risk assessments, selecting and using materials, tools and equipment (including power tools), and protecting the work and its surrounding area.

Why study this qualification

This qualification is suitable for a wide range of candidates including:

  • school leavers
  • adult returners to education
  • candidates in employment who wish to enhance their career prospects
  • employers who wish their employees to take part in short, continuing professional development courses
  • individuals who wish to start their own business
  • candidates who are seeking national recognition of their achievements


Entry is at the discretion of the centre.

How to assess

Each individual Unit specification gives detailed information on the Evidence Requirements and approaches to assessment for each Unit.

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