2018 National Occupational Standard (NOS) reviews
The following Suites of National Occupational Standards are being reviewed in 2018/19 through consultation with National Working Groups and Practitioner Groups from across the four home nations:
Once the reviews are underway you will be able to view the page where the development packs and progress reports are hosted by clicking on the NOS suite title.
Associated Industrial Services Occupations
Construction Site Management
Construction Site Supervision
Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting
Wall and Floor Tiling
NOS reviewed in 2017/18
Innovative Modern Methods of Construction - NOS approved 08/02/18 title of suite changed to Construction Using Off-site Manufactured Assemblies please visit the page for further information.
Occupational Work Supervision - NOS approved 25/01/18
Current Incremental Change (IC) and Construction Related Occupation (CRO) card cases 2017/2018.
2017/18 IC cases and CRO enquiries
Testing, Inspecting and Thorough Examination Occupations - please visit the page for various cases relating to CRO cards
IC case 01/18 Plastering - Enquiry relating to Unit 80 Run in-situ mouldings
Revised qualification structures will now be issued once a year to the Built Environment Awarding Body Forum (BEABF). The next BEABF update will be in June 2018 and will include but not be limited to the following:
Occupational Work Supervision - the following Level 3 structures are affected by this review: Demolition, Floorcovering, Interior Systems, Piling Operations, Supervising Hire and Rental, Thermal Insulation.
Construction Using Off-site Manufactured Assemblies - the following Level 2 structures are affected by this review:
Erection of Pre-cast Concrete, Specialist Concrete Occupations, Specialist Installation Occupations, Timber Frame Erection
Other revised structures include:
Testing, Inspecting and Thorough Examination Occupations - Installation and Site Testing of Construction Fixings pathway
Any Awarding Organisations who are not members of the BEABF but wish to offer construction qualifications and would like to join the BEABF, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.