Training and development
Small employer support, Leadership and management
The Isle of Wight Construction Training Group
Employers within the Isle of Wight Construction Training Group (IOWCTG). The Isle of Wight College and Isle of Wight Ambulance Service will delivering the training.
Specialist, Infrastructure, Housing, Commercial
The project will deliver a package of training that will enable companies to upskill existing workers from the IOWCTG membership that is experiencing a shortage of qualified site managers. This is achieved by enrolling on the NVQ6 Site Management programme This programme is supported by classroom based face-to-face interactive training of Nationally recognised site manager qualifications which are not ordinarily available on the Island.
8 SME employees undertaking:
• L6 NVQ in Site Management; SMSTS;
• First Aid at Work;
• Intermediate Excel;
• Construction ILM
01 Dec 2016
30 Jun 2018
The project had eight direct beneficiaries who all achieved the NVQ Level 6 Site Management qualification which has enabled them to apply for the black CSCS manager’s card and work towards CIOB membership.
The project has raised aspirations and increased engagement with higher level training within local construction companies.