About this NVQ assessment

The Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations Management – General is designed to assess occupational competence in the workplace. Learners are required to demonstrate their skills, knowledge, and experience in construction-related project management. This qualification is suitable for managers who are responsible for a number of projects or resident project managers.

This NVQ provides formal recognition of practicing as a construction project manager.

Entry Requirements

You must be able to demonstrate that you can meet the skills, knowledge and experience requirements of the NVQ before enrolment.

How long will my NVQ take to complete?

An assessment plan will be agreed during your Initial assessment/Induction and a planned end date agreed. However, we would expect your qualification to be complete with 12 weeks depending on the learner’s time availability.

Assessment contents & units

Mandatory Units

1. Maintain Health, Safety and Welfare Systems in Construction Contracting Operations Management

2. Plan, Allocate and Monitor Work in Own Area of Responsibility

3. Chair Meetings and Take Decisions in Construction Contracting Operations Management

4. Develop and Maintain Working Relationships and Personal Development in Construction Contracting Operations Management

Optional Units:

1. Plan Measured Surveys in Construction Contracting Operations Management

2. Establish the Condition of Property in Construction Contracting Operations Management

3. Identify, Assess and Evaluate Project Requirements in Construction Contracting Operations Management

4. Develop and Agree Detailed Project Designs in Construction Contracting Operations Management

5. Prepare Procurement Schedules and Programmes of Works in Construction Contracting Operations Management

6. Implement Strategic and Integrated Supply Chain Management and Sourcing Partnerships in Construction Contracting Operations Management

7. Specify and Control Production Documents in Construction Contracting Operations Management

8. Optimise and Control Contract Progress and Costs in Construction Contracting Operations Management

9. Prepare and Agree Contract Accounts and Entitlement in Construction Contracting Operations Management

10. Obtain Tenders and Appoint Successful Contractors in Construction Contracting Operations Management

11. Evaluate Enquiries and Submit Tenders in Construction Contracting Operations Management

12. Evaluate Work Methods and Programme in Construction Contracting Operations Management

13. Analyse, Monitor and Optimise Materials, Plant and Services in Construction Contracting Operations Management

14. Control Contract Work in Construction Contracting Operations Management

Industry recognition & benefits

The NVQ L6 Diploma in Construction Site Management qualifies the holder to apply for the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) black card (https://www.cscs.uk.com/card-type/manager/).

A level 6 in Construction Site Management allows you access to becoming Chartered with MCIOB. Holders of a Level 6 NVQ will provide academic eligibility to undertake the full Industry Professional Review. (http://www.ciob.org/routes/i-have-nvq)