Coronavirus update/alternative arrangements for 2020/21

Read more

Coronavirus update for customers

NOCN Group offers a wide range of services including regulated qualifications, EPA for apprenticeships, Job Cards in construction, Access to HE Diplomas, bespoke accreditation, and educational and skills support training.

As you will be aware the government imposed a third national lockdown from Tuesday 5th January 2021. You will find out more operational detail on the implications for each of these services through the following links:

Please note that NOCN Group will be following the guidance issued by the ESFA, IfATE, Ofqual, CCEA Regulation, QAA, and Qualifications Wales, and will update our customers as things change.

If you have any concerns or would like to discuss the impact on your centre, apprentices or learners please contact us on or 0300 999 1177.

Update 29th March 2021

On 24th March, Ofqual published the VTQ Contingency Regulatory Framework (VCRF) which allows NOCN to provide centres with awarding arrangements for learners who have had their training and assessment disrupted in 2021. To view more information on the arrangements in place by NOCN, please click here.

Using Xbox to Access Online Learning

It is possible for learners to access their online work from home using a gaming console. For guidance on how to do this please download the document here.

Skip navigation

Enhanced Slinger Signaller

NOCN Group have produced this Assured Enhanced slinger signaller course to promote safe Slinger Signaller practices in the construction industry. The outline, structure and content of this course is assured by NOCN Group.

Course aims and objectives:

This enhanced Slinger Signaller training is to provide personnel with a more in-depth knowledge of the lifting principles and safe use of lifting accessories, understanding and recognising general hazards and risks of lifting operations, advanced awareness of legislation and regulation, and an opportunity to learn more advanced lifting and slinging operations and techniques following a lifting plan.

The course is a mix of theory and practical exercises. Delegates are evaluated by means of an assessment throughout the duration of the course which leads to a theoretical examination which if successful in both parts they are then awarded the SiteRight Enhanced Slinger Certificate.
This course is exclusively available via Select Plant Hire. Please contact Select Plant Hire for a copy of the course specification and pricing:


Tel: 01322 732732


Brochure and Enquiries here: Select Training Academy - Brochure