NVQ Level 3 - occupational work supervision

Develop and prove you have the skills needed to be a knowledgeable, competent work supervisor. This NVQ Level 3 qualification covers how to plan work activities, co-ordinate and organise work, and maintain good health and safety practices in the workplace.


Who should do it

Those that are site based in a supervisory role

You must be working on a construction site so that we can assess you in your place of work.

What are the benefits?

Completion of this NVQ Level 3 in Occupational Work Supervision will demonstrate that you can operate consistently and competently to industry defined standards. Those who choose this Level 3 NVQ in Occupational Work Supervision will:

gain a credible qualification

progress your development and career

become a more confident supervisor

understand best practice on site, including work methods and health and safety

apply for a Gold CSCS card after taking the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test

How long does it take?

Most NVQs take 9-12 months to complete, but it is not uncommon for learners to finish earlier. If it takes more than a year, then there may be a charge for each extra month.

Costs and grants

This Level 3 NVQ will cost £1,985 +VAT if completed within 12 months

All our NVQs attract CITB grants to assist with the cost of learning - please contact Construction Skills for further details.

Where does it lead?

On completion of this NVQ, you could consider taking a higher qualification such as the Level 3 NVQ in Construction Contracting operations and the Level 4 NVQ in Construction Site Supervision. Your assessor will be delighted to discuss these and any other options with you.

What level is it?

An NVQ Level 3 is equivalent to two A Levels.

Course content

Those who take this NVQ Level 3 in Occupational Work Supervision must complete all units in Group A and a minimum of two units in Group B to give a minimum of 67 credits in total.

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