The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations will develop knowledge and skills in areas such as: developing and maintaining working relationships, preparing and processing invitations to tender, preparing programmes and schedules of work, operating project information systems, and operating health, safety and welfare systems in construction. Learners can specialise in several different areas of Construction Contracting Operations.

Competence is displayed through the assessor observing the learner at work. The learner will demonstrate that they carry out their normal work activities competently and to the industry standard and comply with currently legislation and company procedures. The assessment process will ensure that the learner can complete the tasks that they have been directed to undertake and that they can interpret the instructions correctly. They will demonstrate that they can select the appropriate resources for the task. They will also demonstrate that they can complete tasks within the given timescales and specifications.

Course Outline

This qualification covers the following areas:

  • Buying
  • Design co-ordination
  • Estimating
  • General
  • Planning
  • Site technical support
  • Surveying

On Completion

Upon successful completion and achievement of this course, learners will be awarded a Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations, this will allow learners to apply for their CSCS gold card.

Who Should Attend?

This course is aimed at individuals who are seeking employment in a range of jobs in the construction sector including estimator, buyer, planner, surveyor and site technical support.

Course Duration

The guided learning hours for an NVQ in Construction Contracting Operations is 370 hours