NVQ Level 7 - Construction senior management

Develop and prove you have the skills needed to be a knowledgeable, competent senior site manager and gain an industry recognised route to full CIOB member application. This NVQ Level 7 in Construction Senior Management covers all aspects of higher responsibilities that senior managers have to control and will help progress your development and career.

Who should do it

  • Existing site managers
  • Those in senior roles in construction management

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 7 in Construction Senior Management will demonstrate that you can operate consistently and competently to industry defined standards. Those who choose this Level 7 NVQ in Construction Senior Management 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 black or white CSCS card (Manager or Professionally Qualified Person dependent upon other qualifications or Professional Memberships) after taking the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test

progress to full membership of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE).

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 7 NVQ will cost £2,495 +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?

Those who achieve this NVQ can progress to senior management job roles within construction, with responsibility for project operational management and oversight and/or financial control of the whole project. They may use the qualification to achieve professional membership of the Chartered Institute of Building (MCIOB).

What level is it?

An NVQ Level 7 is equivalent to a Masters degree.

Course content

To complete this NVQ Level 7 in Construction Senior Management, the candidate will need to complete six mandatory units and should achieve at least 62 credits from optional modules

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