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Construction and the Built Environment

Your one-stop-shop for construction skills and education


NOCN Group is one of the construction sectors biggest Awarding and Assessment Organisations in the UK and internationally. We offer regulated qualifications, End Point Assessment, Access to HE, SiteRight – assured short courses, CPCS and CISRS smart cards, consultancy, and research. Find out more information about specific products below. (link to bottom of page)

Why choose NOCN Group?

  • By using a single organisation for education and skills NOCN Approved Centres gain significant cost savings and increase efficiency, including joint External Quality Assurance visits.
  • NOCN Centres who are approved to deliver regulated qualifications are pre-approved to deliver SiteRight courses (training verification required).
  • Our development team design products to meet funding criteria, including regional devolved budgets.
  • Added value solutions, we offer a range of service solutions to support Centres in delivering an exceptional experience to candidates, including:
    • Skillsfile (our ePortfolio system)
    • Regular events and workshops across the UK and online to help keep customer knowledge, skills and experience up-to-date on products, services, systems and procedures.
  • Alternative learning routes for training and assessment:
    • OSAT (onsite Assessment and Training)
    • EWPA (Experienced Worker Practical Assessment)

Construction Career Diagrams

These diagrams are intended to show the many and varied career opportunities in construction to individuals who are not yet part of it.  As such they are not intended to be ‘progression routes’ or to be an exhaustive list of the roles and jobs in such a huge industry. Click to enlarge.