What are the Benefits of a Construction Related NVQ?
Have you been looking to attend a Construction Related NVQ and are not sure of what the benefits of the qualification are?
Take a look below at the main reasons why the Construction Related NVQ qualification is so important.
The construction industry offers a range of different directions for your career to go into. If you choose the right NVQ for you; it will help you become more qualified in the specific field you would like to advance in. An NVQ allows you to gain knowledge in both the theory and practical elements of your role; this will help you move forward with your career progression.
Plenty of choices
3B Training offers a range of Construction Related NVQS in various roles such as; plastering, dry lining, forklift trucks, cranes and specialist lifting and much more. We also provide qualifications in site management and site supervision for various sectors within the construction industry.
NVQs are also available at a range of levels (1 to 7), each level aims at a different level of experience in the industry going from novice up to more advanced qualifications.
The NVQ or National Vocational Qualification; is recognised nationwide as a qualification that shows that you are working to the industry standard. The qualification has a high reputation and will be popular with both current and future employers; which will help with career progression.
Learning on the job
NVQs are ideal for those who need to be gain a qualification and “on the job experience” due to its flexible structure. Many companies chose to have their employees who are completing apprenticeship also gain an NVQ so that they can gain a good balance of theory and practical knowledge. The experience that you gain throughout your qualification is likely to open doors in your career and also benefit your pay scale in the long run.
Each level of NVQ will make you eligible for a certain type of CSCS card. For example:
- NVQ Level 2 will allow you to obtain the Blue Skilled Worker CSCS Card.
- NVQ Level 3 will allow you to obtain the Gold Advanced Craft CSCS Card.
- Level 4 in Construction Site Supervision will make you eligible for the Gold Supervisor Card.
- Level 6 in Construction Site Management will make you eligible for the Black Manager Card.
To find out more about the ever-growing range of Construction Related NVQ qualifications we are offering take a look at our NVQs page here.
Which CSCS Card Should I Apply For?
Take a look at the various CSCS cards that are available and which one is relevant to you here.
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