NSQF- Chiseler - Stonecraft.pdf

Chiseler - Stonecraft

  • Job DescriptionThe individual at work is responsible for removing the raw layers from the slate and then splitting it along the grain / layer lines into required sizes for further processing.
  • CodeHCS/Q1401
  • SectorHandicrafts & Carpets
  • NSQF LevelLevel 3
  • Notional Hours260
  • Accrediting BodiesHandicrafts & Carpet Sector Skill Council
  • Certifying BodiesHandicrafts & Carpet Sector Skill Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Pre - Crafting

  • International Comparability

    Not yet established

  • Progression Pathway

    Lathe Machine Operator or Turner / Horizontal to Stone Cutter or Turner

  • Qualification File NSQF- Chiseler - Stonecraft.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    HCS/N1401 Receive raw slate stone and work instructions Mandatory 40 3
    HCS/N1402 Split slate stone into layers Mandatory 80 3
    HCS/N9901 Coordinate with colleagues and work as a team Mandatory 20 Common across 1-5 levels
    HCS/N9902 Maintain safe work environment Mandatory 40 Common across 1-5 levels
    HCS/N9903 Maintain personal health Mandatory 40 Common across 1-5 levels
    HCS/N9904 Basic business management Mandatory 40 Common across 1-5 levels