Certificate in Facilities Services (QCF) Level 2
Key features of the Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Services (QCF
This qualification is:
•based on the property, caretaking and facilities services National Occupational Standards (NOS). The NOS, assessment principles and qualification structure are owned by Asset Skills.
What is the purpose of this qualification?
This qualification is designed for facilities management coordinators and contract managers in the facilities management environment. It involves supporting a range of operations including building maintenance, service delivery and site security. The key aspects of any facilities services role include monitoring facilities, developing relationships with colleagues and customers and ensuring healthy and safety is maintained at all times.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is for all learners aged 16 and above who are capable of reaching the required standards.
Edexcel’s policy is that the qualification should:
•be free from any barriers that restrict access and progression
•ensure equality of opportunity for all wishing to access the qualification.
What are the benefits of this qualification to the learner and employer?
This qualification allows learners to demonstrate competence against NOS which are based on the needs of the facilities services sector as defined by Asset Skills. They contribute to the development of skilled labour in the sector.
What are the potential job roles for those working towards this qualification?
•Facilities management coordinator
•Contract manager – facilities management
What progression opportunities are available to learners who achieve this qualification?
This qualification sits alongside other Edexcel qualifications in property and facilities management, such as the Edexcel BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Services Principles (QCF), Edexcel Level 3 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Facilities Management Practice (QCF) and the Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Facilities Management (QCF).
Qualification type: Competence-based qualification
Qualification title: Pearson Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Services (QCF)Level: Level 2
Accreditation status: Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH): 149-183
Qualification number (QN): 600/5859/6
Learners must successfully complete a minimum of 20 credits to achieve this qualification. The credits must be achieved from the 2 mandatory units (Group A) comprising of 7 credits, 1 unit from optional units (Group B) to a minimum value of 4 credits and any 3 further optional units (Group C) to a minimum value of 9 credits.
|Unit Number||Unit Title||
Group A – Mandatory units (Learners must achieve 7 credits by completing 2 mandatory units.)
|1||Reduce Risks to Health and Safety in the Workplace||3|
|2||Promote and Maintain Service Delivery||4|
Group B – Optional units (Learners must achieve a minimum of 4 credits by completing 1 unit from this group)
|3||Contribute to the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Premises and Facilities||4|
|4||Develop Customer Relationships||6|
Group C – Further optional units (Learners must achieve a minimum of 9 credits by completing 3 units from this group).
|5||Support the Work of a Team and Develop Yourself||3|
|6||Control the Use of Resources in a Property, Caretaking and Facilities Services Environment||3|
|7||Maintain Grounds of Premises and Facilities||3|
|8||Maintain Site Security and Safety||3|
|9||Control the Use of Premises and Facilities||4|
|10||Work Safely at Heights||3|
|11||Monitor and Maintain Electrical and Plumbing Services||4|
|12||Carry Out Maintenance and Minor Repairs||3|
|13||Operate Plant to Maintain the Quality of Pool Water||4|
|14||Deal with Routine Waste||3|
|15||Deal with Non-routine Waste||3|
|16||Deep Clean Equipment in Premises and Facilities||6|
|17||Support the Co-ordination of an Event||3|
|18||Moving and Transporting Individuals within a Healthcare Environment||2|
|19||Transport Physical Resources within the Work Area||2|
|20||Clean and Maintain Internal Surfaces and Areas||4|
|21||Introduction to Equality and Inclusion in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings||2|
|22||Provide Reception Services||3|
Work Based Learning.
The overall grade for the qualification is a ‘pass’. The learner must achieve all the required units within the specified qualification structure.
To pass a unit the learner must:
The qualifications are designed to be assessed:
Start Date: Date of Signing
Duration: 13 to 18 Months
course_timing: 13 to 18 Months
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