A convenient route to qualification for busy professionals. The NVQs can be delivered at a time and location to
suit the candidate and/or through virtual media. This qualification is offered through Pearson Edexcel as the
A candidate can commence a NVQ at a time during the calendar year that is most suitable for him/her. Assessment
is based on performance at work.
Candidates would also be eligible to apply for Chartered Membership of the CIOB by way of the professional review.
This NVQ Level 6 Diploma is designed for managers who can prove competence in the areas listed below.
Competence is assessed through ongoing assessment against NVQ standards relating to specific areas of management which include:
Candidates must prove competence in the 4 mandatory units above, plus 3 or 4 units from a choice of 14 optional units.
Candidates will be allocated an assessor who acts as mentor and guide throughout the programme. The programme will include an induction which relates to the overall course and provides guidance on how the NVQ is formulated and presented. In addition, candidates will attend for briefing and assessment for each of the units within their workplace or alternative venue.
It is normal for candidates to complete the programme between 3 - 12 months, although it is possible to do so through in a shorter period.
A grant of £1,000 may be payable from CITB NI to registered employers on successful completion.