What is EWPA? EWPA means Experienced Worker Practical Assessment. It offers experienced learners a way of gaining a recognised qualification.
Who is the course suitable for? This course is suitable for anyone who has over 5 years of experience in the bricklaying trade. You will need to have the ability to cope with the demands of a practical assessment, to work safely and sensibly at all times and to discuss your work activities with others.
What’s involved in the course? The units include conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace, conforming to productive working practices in the workplace, moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace, erecting masonry structures in the workplace, setting out to form masonry structures in the workplace as well as optional units including, installing and forming specialist masonry elements in the workplace, installing drainage in the workplace and repairing and maintaining masonry structures in the workplace.
Where might it lead? Once completed, candidates can apply for an Experienced Worker CSCS card.
Course Duration: 1 – 2 days.
Assessment method: The course takes place at our assessment centre and is based on practical assessment, witness testimonies and professional discussions.
Entry requirements: You must hold a current health and safety qualification as well as over 5 years’ experience in the industry.
How much does it cost? £960.
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