NPA Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5

NPA Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5

National Progression Awards (NPAs) assess a defined set of skills and knowledge in specialist vocational areas, linked to National Occupational Standards. The NPA in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 introduces learners to techniques that are important in the Fitted Furniture sector.

This qualification covers areas such as Workplace Health, Safety, and Welfare and Installing Fitted Furniture.

The qualification is available through colleges and training providers.

Why study this qualification

The NPA is suitable for:

  • learners who are at school or who may have just left school
  • mature candidates and the unemployed who may have been out of education for a long period of time
  • employees who want to develop their careers

Access

Entry is at the discretion of the centre.

Modern Apprenticeship

This NPA is a mandatory component in the Level 5 Modern Apprenticeship.

SQA also offers the following components of this Apprenticeship:

GM64 22 SVQ in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 (Construction)

Unit Title SCQF 3 SCQF 4 SCQF 5 SCQF 6
Core Skills: Information and Communication Technology F42D 04 F42E 04 F42F 04 F42G 04

Employment and progression

The level 5 award could provide progression to:

  • SCQF/QCF level 6 to level 7
  • an HNC/HND in Construction
  • a PDA in Construction at SCQF level 6
  • an SVQ in the Construction sector
  • employment in the Construction sector, perhaps in Civil Engineering and Management

Qualification structure

Group award code: GP1M 45 (10 SCQF credit points)

The NPA in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 consists of 4 mandatory units (10 SCQF credit points).

GP1M 45 National Progression Award (NPA) in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 (337 KB)

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Qualification structure

Group award code: GP1M 45 (10 SCQF credit points)

The NPA in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 consists of 4 mandatory units (10 SCQF credit points).

GP1M 45 National Progression Award (NPA) in Fitted Interiors at SCQF level 5 (337 KB)

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How to assess

Assessment of this award will be a combination of practical and knowledge assessments under closed and open-book assessment conditions. It is recommended that centres refer to the assessment and evidence requirements for each unit.

Training and Assessment Programmes (TAPs) are available for this qualification.

The delivery of the award is at the individual centre’s discretion.

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