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  • Training for the construction industry

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    There have been many changes and updates within the construction industry over the past 12 months, with many more changes on the way. From the new CPCS A77 category to the new LEVY rates and CITB ATO Status, please take a look at our news page and see if any of the changes affect you or your company.

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  • Training for the construction industry

    NVQ Information

    When it comes to NVQ's, CITP Ltd hold direct claims status which means we can achieve your NVQ without waiting for the awarding body to sign this off. This means the wait for your card is reduced considerably from that of a company without DCS (Direct Claims Status). We also guarantee to beat any like for like quote, providing you are able to supply any other quote on request.


    *These offers exclude any funded NVQ's.

NVQ's - National Vocational Qualifications

National Vocational Qualifications and Business Development

A business is only as good as the staff it employs and develops. That’s why companies are continuing to invest in the right type of training that will equip the workforce with the right kind of skills needed to meet the demands of an increasingly competitive global economy. With this in mind, National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ's) are work based awards, which means that most of the training can be completed in the workplace, minimising disruption to the working day. For some courses, especially apprenticeships, some day release training may be required.

Get in contact with us today on 01189 700200 and we will talk you through the NVQ programmes we have available. Our professional and friendly construction training specialists are certain to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary for you to take your career further. Our range of courses includes anything from slinger and signaller training to abrasive wheels training; find out how we can help you or your company improve its efficiency.

What are the benefits to an organisation in training construction staff to NVQ standards?

  • Increased productivity and staff morale.
  • Helps create a learning skills culture.
  • Aids recruitment and retention of key staff.
  • Competent, knowledgeable staff that are trained to National Occupational Standards for the sector.
  • Can be used to motivate staff and linked to the appraisal process.
  • Forms a basis for planning human resources.

What are the benefits to the employees?

  • Official recognition of their knowledge, skills and competency to be able to do the job effectively.
  • Motivation to progress within the business and achieve greater working capacities.
  • Planned career development – NVQs start at level 1 and progress to level 8 within the QCF.
  • A flexible route to becoming qualified.
  • Increases self-confidence, instils a feeling of personal achievement

Below are the types of NVQ's in which we offer, nationally:

Plant Operations

Level 2 - Construction Operations (All Types - some shown below)

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Fork-lift Trucks

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Excavating & Extracting Plant 

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Transporting Loads Plant 

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Accessing Plant    

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) – Cranes and Specialist Lifting Plant (Hoist)

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Laying and Distributing Plant 

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Compacting Plant     

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations (Construction) - Processing Plant     

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Loading and Securing Plant 

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Plant Operations ( Construction ) - Attachments 

NVQ Level 2 Plant operations ( Construction ) – Work Platforms

Trade Occupations

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction -Steelfixing Occupations 

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction - Trowel  Occupations ( Bricklaying )

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Construction - Wall & Floor tiling

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction - Formwork

NVQ Level 2 Construction Operations and Civil engineering services – Drainage Construction

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Formwork - (Carpentery)

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Formwork - ( Erector and Striker )

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations – Site Technical Support

NVQ Level 2  Diploma in Con Ops – (Construction) – General Building Operations

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Specialist Concrete Occupations (Construction) Situ Flooring Concrete Finishing

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - General Construction 

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction Crafts – Carpentry and Joinery

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Construction Crafts - Plastering

NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Interior Systems - Dry Lining


NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Occupational Work Supervision (Construction)

NVQ Level 4 Diploma in Construction Site Supervision – Building and Civil Engineering

Lifting Operations

NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Slinger/Signaller (Construction)

NVQ Level 4 Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations - Supervising Lifts (Construction)

NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Controlling Lifting Operations – Planning Lifts (Construction)

Management Operations

NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Construction Site Management – Building and Civil Engineering

NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Construction Site Management – Highways and Repair

NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Construction Site Management – Residential Development

For More Info please view our NVQ process or contact us on T: 01189700200 E:

(*CITP – Construction Industry Training Providers – is a limited company providing commercial training to industry and is in no way connected to CITB – the Construction Industry Training Board – a charity dedicated to industry standards.)