Short period qualifications eligible for a grant

The short period qualifications listed below are eligible for a CITB qualification grant, but not an attendance grant. 

Each qualification must be regulated but can be delivered by a number of awarding organisations. Grant payments are not linked to preference for one body over another.

Qualifications are listed alphabetically under their sector heading.

Access and rigging

Title Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 3  
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Lightning Conductor Engineering SVQ   5
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding SVQ   5
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding and Offshore Scaffolding SVQ   6
Scaffolding Diploma 2  
Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Steeplejacking SVQ   5
Steeplejacking (Construction) Diploma 2  

Asbestos

Title Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland 
Asbestos Removal for Contract Managers Certificate 4  
Asbestos Removal for Operatives
Certificate  
Asbestos Removal for Supervisors
Certificate  
Supervising Licensed Asbestos Removal (Construction) NVQ Diploma  3  

Building maintenance

Title

Qualification Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Building, Installation and Property Maintenance Skills  Award 3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment (QCF)  NVQ/Diploma  2  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) (RQF) NVQ/Diploma  2  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) - Carpentry and Joinery, Plastering (External render finishes), Roofing and Trowel Operations NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) - Carpentry and Joinery, Plastering (Internal), Plumbing, Kitchen and Bathroom Unit NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) - Tiling, Painting and Decorating, Plastering (Internal plastering finishes) and Flooring NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) and Plastering (Internal), Plastering (External), Roofing and Trowel Operations NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) and Plumbing, Drainage, Flooring and Plastering (Internal plastering finishes) NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Multi-trade Repair and Refurbishment Operations (Construction) and Plumbing, Drainage, Roofing and Trowel Operations NVQ/Diploma  3  
Building Maintenance Operations (Construction) Diploma  2  
Construction Crafts - Property Maintenance (QCF) NVQ/Diploma  2  
External Render (Construction) SVQ
5
Knowledge of Construction Maintenance Operations (Multi-skilled Repair and Refurbishment) (QCF) Diploma  2  
Maintenance Operations 2 levels available: Award Diploma 2  
Maintenance Operations (Construction) Diploma   5
Maintenance Operations (Construction) Diploma 2  
Maintenance Operations (Construction) (QCF)
NVQ/Diploma  2  
Multi-skilled Operations for Property Maintenance Diploma  2  
Principles of Multi-skilled Repair and Refurbishment (Construction Maintenance Operations) Diploma  2  
Surveying, Property and Maintenance NVQ/Diploma  3  

Built environment design

Title Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Built Environment Design NVQ/Diploma 3  
Built Environment Design SVQ   6
Built Environment Design and Consultancy Practice NVQ/Diploma 7  
Built Environment Design Management SVQ   9

Carpentry and joinery

Title
Qualification Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Bench Joinery
Diploma
   5
Building and Installation Skills (1st and 2nd Fix Joinery) Award 3  
Carpentry and Joinery (Construction)  
 SVQ 
  5 and 6
Carpentry and Joinery (Construction): Site Carpentry SVQ
   6
Carpentry and Joinery (Construction): Timber Frame Erection
SVQ   5
Carpentry and Joinery (Military Engineering) Diploma
2  
Construction Crafts - Carpentry and Joinery (QCF)   
Diploma 
2  
Construction Skills - Bench Joinery    
Diploma 2  
Construction Skills - Site Carpentry      
Diploma 2  
Site Carpentry   
Diploma   5
Site Carpentry (Construction)
Diploma
2  
Wood Machining (Construction/Sawmilling Extrusion) 
NVQ/Diploma 2
 
Wood Machining (Construction/Sawmilling Extrusion)
SVQ
  5 and 6

Wood machining for Joinery Manufacture
Diploma   5
Wood Occupations (Construction)     
NVQ Certificate
2  
Wood Occupations (Construction)        
NVQ/Diploma
3  
Wood Occupations (QCF)  
Diploma   
2  
Wood Preserving - Industrial Pre-treatment (Construction)             
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Diploma in Woodmachining   
Diploma       
3  
Diploma in Woodmachining (Construction)       
Diploma 
2  

Chimney engineering

 Title

Qualification Qualification level England and WalesQualifciation level Scotland 
Chimney Engineering (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 2  

Civil engineering

Title
Qualification
 Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
APM Project Management for Civil Engineers and Construction Professionals Project Management Qualification 3 7
Civil Engineering (QCF)
Diploma 3
 
Civil Engineering for Technicians (Institution of Civil Engineers) (QCF) 
Diploma 3
 
Construction and Civil Engineering Operations (Construction)     
SVQ
   5
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering - Highways Maintenance          
NVQ/Diploma
   
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Construction Operations (Construction)
NVQ/Diploma 2
 
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Construction Operations (Construction) - Non-structural Concreting  NVQ 2  
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Highways Maintenance (Construction)      
NVQ Certificate  
2
 
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Road Building (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma  2  
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services - Roadbuilding (Construction) (QCF)
NVQ/Diploma  
2  
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services (Construction) - Construction Operations
NVQ/Diploma
2  
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services (Construction) - Highways Maintenance       
NVQ/Diploma 2  
Construction Operations and Civil Engineering Services and Non Structural Concreting (QCF)        
NVQ/Diploma
2  
Roadbuilding and Maintenance (Construction) NVQ 2  

Cladding

 Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Cladding Occupations - Roof Sheeting and Cladding (Construction)      
 
NVQ/Diploma   
3
 
Cladding Occupations (Construction)     
NVQ/Diploma 
2
 
Cladding Occupations (Construction)  
NVQ/Diploma
3  
Cladding Occupations (Construction): Rainscreen Wall Cladding Systems       
SVQ   6
Cladding Occupations (Construction): Roof and Wall Sheeting and Cladding
SVQ 
  6

Construction and the built environment

Title  Qualification  Qualification level England and Wales  Qualification level Scotland 
Construction BTEC Subsidiary Diploma 3  
Construction and Building Crafts (QCF)
Diploma   
2
 
Construction and the Built Environment BTEC Subsidiary Diploma 3  
Construction and the Built Environment (RQF) Diploma 
3  
Quantity Surveying Advanced Diploma 4  
Quantity Surveying Foundation Programme RICS CPD    
RICS Building Surveying: Principles in Practice RICS CPD    
RICS Quantity Surveying in Practice RICS CPD    
Specialist Installation Occupations - Architectural Metalwork NVQ 2  

Construction contracting

Title
 Qualification  Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Construction Contracting Operations
NVQ/Diploma
3  
Construction Contracting Operations (QCF)        
NVQ/Diploma
3  
Construction Contracting Operations Management     
 NVQ/Diploma 6  

Construction management

 Title  Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Certificate in Civil Engineering Supervision
Certificate
 6
CIOB Chartered Membership Programme Certificate of Attainment 4  
CIOB Construction Site Management Certificate/Diploma
4  
Construction Design and Management Coordination Diploma 6  
Construction for Senior Management Diploma 7  
Construction Senior Management NVQ/Diploma 7  
Construction Senior Management SVQ   11
Construction Senior Management (QCF) NVQ/Diploma 7  
Construction Site Management 2 qualifications available: Certificate Diploma 4  
Construction Site Management NVQ/Diploma 6  
Construction Site Management (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 6  
Construction Site Management (Construction): Building and Civil Engineering SVQ   9
Construction Site Management (Construction): Highways Maitenance and Repair SVQ   9
Construction Site Management: Residential Development SVQ   9
Construction Site Supervision NVQ/Diploma 4  
Construction Site Supervision (Construction): Building and Civil Engineering SVQ   7
Construction Site Supervision (Construction): Highways and Maintenance and Repair SVQ   7
Construction Site Supervision (QCF) NVQ/Diploma 3  
Construction Site Supervision: Residential Development SVQ   7
Construction Team Leading (QCF) Diploma 2  
Leadership and Management Practice for the Construction and Built Environment Sector 3 qualifications available: Diploma
Award
Certificate
3  
NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety NEBOSH   6

Construction materials

Title  Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Construction Materials Technology Diploma 
 
3 and 5
 

Construction occupations

Title
Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Associated Industrial Services Occupations Certificate 2  
Construction Occupations and Highways Maintenance (QCF)
Diploma 
2
 

Construction operations

 Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Construction Operations (Construction)       
Diploma  
2
 
Construction Operations (Construction) (QCF)   
Diploma  
2  
Construction Operations and General Construction 
Diploma 
2
 
Utility Avoidance and the Location of Buried Services in Construction Award 2  

Curtain wall installation

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
 Qualification level Scotland
Curtain Wall Installation (QCF)    
NVQ Certificate  
2  

Concrete operations

 Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Erection of Precast Concrete - Cladding (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma   
2  
 
 
Erection of Precast Concrete (Construction)
NVQ Certificate
2  
Specialist Concrete Occupations (Construction)      
NVQ/Diploma 
2  
Specialist Concrete Occupations (Construction): Concrete Drilling and Sawing       
SVQ   5
Specialist Concrete Operations (Construction) (QCF) 
NVQ/Diploma   
2  

Demolition

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Demolition (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Demolition (Construction)      
NVQ/Diploma  
3
 
Demolition (Construction): Demolition
SVQ   5
Demolition (Construction): Plant    
SVQ  
  5

Drilling

Title
Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Land Drilling Operations (Construction)   
    NVQ/Diploma 2  
Directional Drilling Operations (Construction) 
NVQ/Diploma 2  

Fitted interiors

 Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Fitted Interiors (Construction)
 
Diploma
2
 
Fitted Interiors (Construction)
NVQ Certificate 
2
 
Fitted Interiors (Construction)
SVQ   5

Floor covering

Title
Qualification Qualification level England and Wales Qualifciation level Scotland
Floorcovering (Construction)   
SVQ
  5 and 6
Floorcovering and Textile and Impervious (Construction)  
Diploma  
2  
Floorcovering Occupations (Construction)  
NVQ/Diploma 
2  
Floorcovering Occupations (Construction)
 
SVQ
 
  5

Formwork

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Formwork   
NVQ/Diploma 
2
 
Formwork (Construction)         
NVQ/Diploma 3  
Formwork (Construction) 
SVQ   5
Formworking      
Diploma
2  

Glazing

Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Combined Surveying and Installation of Windows and Doors or Conservatories  (QCF)    
Diploma   
3
 
Domestic Fascia, Soffit and Bargeboard Installation (QCF)
NVQ Certificate  
2
 
Facade Technology (QCF) 
Diploma  
4
 
Fenestration Installation (Construction)
NVQ/Diploma  
2
 
Fenestration Installation  (QCF)
Diploma  
2
 
Glass Related Occupations
NVQ Certificate  
2  
Glazing (QCF) 
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Glazing (QCF) NVQ Certificate 
3
 
Installing Domestic Fascias, Soffits and Bargeboards   
SVQ
5  

Heritage skills

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Heritage Conservation and Restoration of Britain's Canals and Waterways (QCF)       
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Heritage Skills (Construction)
NVQ/Diploma
3
 
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Brick Worker)
SVQ
  6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Decorative Occupations)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Dry Stone) SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Earth Builder)   
SVQ   
  6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Facade Preservation)  
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Finisher)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Fully Supported Lead and Hard Metal Roofing and Cladding)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Mason)
SVQ

6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Plastering Occupations)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (QCF)
NVQ/Diploma     
3
 
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Roof Slating and Tiling Occupations)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Wall and Floor Tiling Occupations)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills (Construction) (Wood Occupations)
SVQ   6
Heritage Skills-Plastering Occupations   
NVQ/Diploma  
3  
Underpinning Knowledge for Heritage Skills (Construction): Traditional Craft Masonry (QCF)   
Diploma   
3
 
Underpinning Knowledge for Heritage Skills (Construction): Traditional Wood Occupations (QCF)      
Diploma   
3  

Highways maintenance

Title
Qualification Qualification level England and Wales  Qualification level Scotland
Highways Maintenance and Excavation Operations (Construction)   
Diploma   
2
 
Road Surface Treatments Diploma  

Innovative methods of construction

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Cold Formed Steel Frame (Construction) (QCF) 
NVQ/Diploma
2  
Innovative/Modern Methods of Construction (Construction) 
NVQ/Diploma
2  
Innovative Modern Methods of Construction (Construction): Cold Formed Steel Frame
SVQ   5
Innovative/Modern Methods of Construction - Cold Formed Steel Frame Assembly (Construction)   
NVQ Certificate 2  

Insulation

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Insulation and Building Treatments - Cavity Wall Insulation (Construction)
 
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - Draught-proofing (Construction)      
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - External Wall Insulation (Boarder)   
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - External Wall Insulation (Boarder/Finisher)   
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - External Wall Insulation (Finisher)
NVQ Certificate 2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - Insulate Framed Sections of Buildings (Construction) (QCF)    
NVQ Certificate  
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - Internal Insulation (Construction)
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments - Loft Insulation (Construction)   
NVQ Certificate  
2
 
 Insulation and Building Treatments (Cavity Wall Insulation)    
 NVQ Certificate  
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction)
NVQ Certificate
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma    
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction)   
SVQ   5
Insulation and Building Treatments (Construction) (QCF)   
NVQ Certificate   
2  
Insulation and Building Treatments (Draught-proofing) (QCF)   
NVQ Certificate     
2  
Insulation and Building Treatments (Loft Insulation)   
NVQ Certificate      
2
 
Insulation and Building Treatments (QCF)     
Diploma
3
 
Thermal Insulation  (QCF)       
Diploma   
2  
Thermal Insulation - Fabricate Protection (Construction) (QCF)   
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Thermal Insulation - Fit Protection (Construction) (QCF)  
NVQ/Diploma   
2  
Thermal Insulation (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma 
2  
Thermal Insulation (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma      
3  
Thermal Insulation (Construction)  
SVQ   
  5 and 6
Thermal Insulation (Construction) (RQF)   
NVQ/Diploma    
2 and 3 
 
Thermal Insulation (QCF)
Diploma  
2  
Thermal Insulation (RQF)      
Diploma
2  

Interior systems

Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
 Interior Systems - Ceiling Fixing (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma  
3  
Interior Systems (Construction)       
Diploma   
2
 
Interior Systems (Construction)   
NVQ Certificate
2  
Interior Systems (Construction)       
NVQ/Diploma   
2  
Interior Systems (Construction) - Dry Lining Fixing       
NVQ/Diploma   
2  
Interior Systems (Construction) (QCF)    
NVQ Certificate  
2
 
Interior Systems (Construction) (QCF)   
NVQ/Diploma    
2  
Interior Systems (Construction) (QCF)      
NVQ/Diploma   
3  
Interior Systems (Construction): Access Flooring
SVQ  
  5
Interior Systems (Construction): Cavity Barrier Installation  
SVQ   5
Interior Systems (Construction): Ceiling Fixer
SVQ   5
Interior Systems (Construction): Dry Lining - Finishing
SVQ   5
Interior Systems (Construction): Dry Lining - Fixing
SVQ   5

Lifting operations

Title Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
Controlling Lifting Operations - Planning Lifts (Construction)   
 
NVQ/Diploma
5
 
Controlling Lifting Operations - Planning Lifts (Construction)(QCF)     
NVQ/Diploma
6
 
Controlling Lifting Operations - Slinger/Signaller (Construction)      
NVQ/Diploma
2
 
Controlling Lifting Operations - Slinger/Signaller (Construction)   
SQA
  5
Controlling Lifting Operations - Supervising Lifts (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma
4  
Controlling Lifting Operations - Supervising Lifts (Construction)(QCF)      
NVQ/Diploma
3
 
Controlling Lifting Operations: Planning Lifts (Construction)   
SVQ   
  8

Lightning conductor engineering

Title
Qualification
Qualification level England and Wales
Qualification level Scotland
 Lightning Conductor Engineering (Construction)   
Diploma  
2
 

Masonry

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Craft Masonry (Construction) (QCF)
Diploma
2  
Stonemasonry - Banker (Construction)   
Diploma
2 and 3  
Stonemasonry (Construction)   
NVQ/Diploma
2  
Stonemasonry (Construction)
SVQ   5 and 6
Stonemasonry (Construction)    
NVQ/Diploma
3  
Stonemasonry (QCF)   
Diploma
2 and 3  

Mastic asphalting

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Mastic Asphalting (Construction) Diploma 2 and 3  
Mastic Asphalting (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2 and 3  

Military engineering

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Building and Structural Finishing (Military Engineering)
Diploma
2 and 3  

Network construction operations

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Network Construction Operations (Gas)
NVQ 2 5
Network Construction Operations (Gas) - Mainlayer Diploma 2  
Network Construction Operations (Gas)- Service Layer Diploma 2  
Network Construction Operations (Water) - Service Layer SVQ   5
Network Construction Operations (Water) - Main Layer  Diploma 2

Occupational work supervision

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Construction Futures Wales Management and Leadership PG Cert 5 and 7  
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) Diploma 3  
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) NVQ/Diploma  3  
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction)  SVQ   6
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 3  
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) (QCF) Diploma 3  
Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) (QCF) NVQ/Diploma  3  

Painting and decorating

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Construction Skills: Painting and Decorating Diploma 2  
Decorative Finishing - Painting and Decorating (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 3  
Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations - Industrial Painter (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  
Decorative Finishing and Painting and Decorating (Construction) NVQ/Diploma  3  
Decorative Finishing and Painting Occupations - Painter (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  
Construction Crafts - Painting and Decorating (QCF)   Diploma 2  
Painting and Decorating Diploma   5 and 6
Painting and Decorating Diploma   2 and 3  
Painting and Decorating (Construction) SVQ   5 and 6
Painting and Decorating (Construction) Diploma 2 and 3  

Passive fire protection

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Associated Industrial Services Occupations - Passive Fire Protection (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  

Piling

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Piling Operations (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  

Plant hire operations

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Hire and Rental Operations NVQ/Diploma 2  
Supervising Hire and Rental Operations - Equipment, Plant and Tools (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  

Plant maintenance and operations

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Construction Plant or Machinery Maintenance SVQ   5 and 6
Construction Plant or Machinery Maintenance (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Construction Plant or Machinery Maintenance (Construction) (QCF) Diploma 2  
Plant Installations - Hoist (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Plant Installations - Tower Crane (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Plant Installations (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  
Plant Maintenance (Construction)  Diploma 3  
Plant Operations - General (Construction)  Diploma  2  
Plant Operations - Highways Maintenance and Utilities (Construction) (QCF) Diploma 2  
Plant Operations (Construction)   NVQ Certificate 2  
Plant Operations (Construction)   NVQ Certificate 2  
Plant Operations (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 2  
Plant Operations (Construction) NVQ Certificate 2  
Plant Operations and General (Construction) (QCF) Diploma 2  
Plant Operations Extractives  SVQ   5
Testing, Inspecting and thorough Examination of Plant, Machinery, Equipment or Accessories (Construction) 
NVQ/Diploma 3  

Plastering

Title Qualification Qualification level England and Wales  Qualification level Scotland 
Construction Crafts - Plastering (QCF)    Diploma 2  
Plastering   Diploma   5 and 6
Plastering Diploma 3  
Plastering Diploma 2  
Plastering (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  
Plastering (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Plastering (Construction) SVQ   5 and 6
Dry Lining Diploma 2  

Post tensioning operations

Title Qualification Qualification level England and Wales  Qualification level Scotland 
Post Tensioning Operations (Construction)
 NVQ/Diploma 2  

Removal of construction waste

TitleQualificationsQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Removal of Hazardous Waste (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  
Removing Non-hazardous Wastes (Construction) NVQ Certificate 2  

Roofing

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Built-up Felt Roofing   Diploma 2  
Roof Sheeting and Cladding  Diploma 2  
Roof Slating and Tiling Diploma 3  
Roof Slating and Tiling (Construction) Diploma 2  
Roofing (Construction) SVQ   5
Roofing Occupations (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  
Roofing Occupations (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Roofing Occupations (Construction) SVQ   6
Waterproof Membrane Roofing Systems (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  
Waterproof Membrane Roofing Systems (Construction) - Reinforced Bitumen Membrane Roofing NVQ/Diploma 2  
Waterproof Membrane Roofing Systems (Construction) - Single Ply Membrane Roofing NVQ/Diploma 2  

Shop fitting

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Shop Fitting Installation   NVQ 2  
Shopfitting Bench Joinery Diploma 3  
Shopfitting Bench Joinery (Construction) Diploma 2  
Shopfitting Joinery Diploma   5 and 6
Shopfitting Joinery (QCF) Diploma 2 and 3  

Site inspection

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Senior Site Inspection    NVQ/Diploma 6  
Site Inspection   NVQ/Diploma 3  
Site Inspection SVQ    6

Site logistics

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Site Logistics Operations (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  

Specialist installation

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Solid Surfaces OAL Diploma 2  
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction) NVQ/Diploma 2  
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction) NVQ Certificate 2  
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction): Door and Shutter Systems - Installation  SVQ   5
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction): Door and Shutter Systems - Repair   SVQ   5
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction): Insulated Enclosures - Commercial  SVQ   5
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction): Insulated Enclosures - Industrial SVQ   5
Specialist Installation Occupations (Construction): Point of Purchase SVQ   5

Steelfixing

Title  Qualification  Qualification level England and Wales Qualification level Scotland
Knowledge of Steelfixing (QCF)   Diploma 2  
Steelfixing (Construction) Diploma 2  
Steelfixing Occupations (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 2  
Steelfixing Occupations (Construction)  SVQ   5
Steelfixing Occupations (Construction) (QCF)  Diploma 2  

Structural works

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQalification level Scotland
Sub-structure Work Occupations (Construction)   NVQ/Diploma 2  
Sub-structure Work Occupations (Construction)  - Installation of Gas Membranes NVQ 2  
Sub-structure Work Occupations (Construction) - Underpinning Operations (Excavated Underpinning) NVQ 2  
Super-structure Work Occupations (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 2  

Sustainability

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Construction and Building Services Management and Supervision (Sustainability) (QCF) NVQ/Diploma 4  
Construction Management (Sustainability) (QCF) NVQ/Diploma 5  
Designing, Engineering and Constructing a Sustainable Built Environment (RQF) Diploma  3  
Sustainable Construction Diploma  3  

Traffic management

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Temporary Traffic Management SVQ   5
Temporary Traffic Management (Construction)   NVQ 2  

Trowel occupations

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Bricklaying  Diploma    5 and 6
Bricklaying   Diploma 2 and 3  
Bricklaying (Construction)   SVQ    5 and 6
Bricklaying and Concreting (Military Engineering)
Diploma 2 and 3   
Construction Skills - Bricklaying   Diploma 2  
Construction Crafts - Bricklaying (QCF)
Diploma   2  

Trowel Occupations (Construction) 

 

 NVQ/Diploma  2  
Trowel Occupations (Construction) 
 NVQ/Diploma 3  

Tunnelling

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Tunnel Entry and Associated Emergency Procedures Award 2  
Tunnelling Operations - Tunnel Transport Operator (Construction) (QCF) NVQ Certificate 2  
Tunnelling Operations (QCF) Diploma 2  

Wall and floor tiling

TitleQualificationQualification level England and WalesQualification level Scotland
Wall and Floor Tiling Diploma   5
Wall and Floor Tiling   Diploma 2  
Wall and Floor Tiling Diploma 3  
Wall and Floor Tiling (Construction) NVQ Certificate 2  
Wall and Floor Tiling (Construction)  NVQ/Diploma 3  
Wall and Floor Tiling (Construction) SVQ   5 and 6
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