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Construction Qualifications

Supporting the future construction sector by delivering UK and international regulated qualifications.

NOCN not only offer a wide range of construction qualifications, we also offer, Digital Skills, Management and Leadership Skills, Functional Skills, ESOL and NOCN Essential Awards e.g. Health & Safety or First Aid.

Why choose NOCN qualifications?

  • We have a broad range of competence (NVQ) and training qualifications available, with alternative routes available for experienced workers and new entrants to the industry.
  • Over 90 NVQs and over 271 pathways of specialisms – more than any other AO
  • NOCN Level 6 and 7 qualifications approved for membership of CIOB (Chartered Institute of Building).
  • 80 Training qualifications for full-time learners.
  • We offer a flexible partnership approach for employers and training providers.
  • Support for specialist and heritage construction skills, which may be lower in demand. We support the following sub-sectors more effectively in the following trades:
    • Bricklaying
    • Civils
    • Formwork
    • Heritage (canals and waterways)
    • Interior fitting
    • Painting and decorating
    • Plant operations
    • Plastering
    • Property maintenance
    • Roofing
    • Steel-fixing
    • Trowel trades
    • Wood occupations