Skills Proficiency Certificate (Shuttering ) 3529-15
Issued by City & Guilds
This qualification is designed to provide a broad introduction to the essential practical skills needed for shuttering. (City & Guilds Qualification Number 3529-15).
This person has successfully demonstrated all of the knowledge and practical competencies required to achieve the Skills Proficiency Certificate in Shuttering.
They can select, use, clean and store setting out and marking out tools and equipment Marking out Tools: Try square, mitre square, combination square, sliding bevel, marking gauge, marking knife, mortise gauge, compasses, dividing compasses, box square, miter template, dovetail template, tape measure, rule Equipment: Portable power planer, power saw, drilling machine. Select, use, clean and store hand tools to produce joints Hand Tools: Saws, plane, chisels (bevel edge, firmer, mortise).
They can interpret information provided in the formwork drawings Information: views, scales, specifications and abbreviations, types and components. Safely assemble formwork components for conventional and system formworks Formwork foundation, column, straight wall, tie beams, beams and slabs Assemble: Select materials, tools and equipment to produce shutters (beam shutters, straight shutters, column shutters, beam bottom shutters); measure, mark out, cut panels; assemble panels.