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NVQ Level 4 Construction Site Supervision Training

About this NVQ

Qualification title
Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Supervision (Construction)
Supervisory - Construction Site Supervisor
This NVQ diploma is a qualification for people who want a stepping stone into construction management roles. It’s aimed at current assistant supervisors and assistant managers who are looking to obtain a nationally recognised accreditation to prove their competency in their field of work and can help to move your career forward.

This qualification is designed for those who are working or looking to work in a supervisory role within the construction industry. This qualification is recognised nationally and is highly valued by employers in the industry.

The purpose of the NVQ is to assess the individual's knowledge, experience, and skills in the role of a construction site supervisor. The assessment process is usually completed through a combination of a portfolio of evidence, workplace observation, and professional discussion. This allows the assessor to gather a comprehensive understanding of the individual's abilities and expertise in the field of construction site supervision.

Holding this qualification demonstrates to employers and industry peers that the individual has the necessary skills and knowledge to lead a construction team and ensure that all relevant health and safety procedures are followed on site. This includes responsibilities such as supervising site workers, ensuring that all work is carried out in accordance with industry standards and regulations, and overseeing the safe and efficient use of equipment and materials.

In addition to the practical benefits of holding a Level 4 NVQ, the qualification also provides personal development opportunities for those working in the industry. It allows individuals to develop and refine their skills and knowledge, and provides them with recognition for their hard work and dedication to their profession.

Overall, this qualification is an important and valuable qualification for those working in the construction industry in the UK, and provides a recognised standard of excellence in the field of construction site supervision.
Find out more about the Gold Supervisor Card.

Qualification Structure

Below are the combination rules: 

Pathway 1: Building and Civil Engineering - Candidates must achieve:
134 credits from the Mandatory Core Units 
8 credits from the Optional Units
Pathway 2: Demolition - Candidates must achieve:
116 credits from the Mandatory Core Units
25 credits from the Optional Units
Mandatory Units
Optional Units
What is Construction Site Supervision – Level 4 NVQ?
This NVQ is a qualification that validates the skills and knowledge of a construction site supervisor. It is a nationally recognized qualification that demonstrates a high level of competency and expertise in the construction industry.
What are the entry requirements for this NVQ?
To be eligible for this NVQ, you need to have a minimum of three years of experience in the construction industry, and you must be currently employed as a construction site supervisor. You also need to demonstrate that you have the required knowledge, skills, and understanding of the construction industry.
What does the Construction Site Supervision – Level 4 NVQ involve?
This NVQ involves a combination of on-the-job training, assessment, and portfolio building. You will be required to demonstrate your competence in various areas of construction site supervision, including managing health and safety, managing resources, monitoring progress, and maintaining quality standards.
What are the benefits of Completing the Construction Site Supervision – Level 4 NVQ?
Completing this Level 4 NVQ demonstrates to potential employers that you have the skills, knowledge, and experience required to effectively manage construction sites. This can lead to increased job opportunities, career progression, and higher salaries.
How is the Construction Site Supervision – Level 4 NVQ assessed?
This NVQ is assessed through a combination of on-the-job assessment, professional discussion, and portfolio building. Your assessor will observe you carrying out tasks on the construction site and assess your competence against the qualification's criteria.
Can I apply for a CSCS card on completion
Yes, You can be eligible for the CSCS Gold Supervisory card, as long as you have completed the Supervisory Health and Safety Test within 2 years of applying for the card.
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