Construction Learning & Development Specialists since 2015
Construction Learning & Development Specialists since 2015

NVQ Level 7 Diploma in Senior Management

£2,400.00 incl. VAT


The NVQ Level 7 Diploma in Construction Senior Management (QCF) is the highest vocational qualification in the UK Construction Industry.

Comparable with a Postgraduate Degree (PGDip) in Construction Management, this NVQ provides the opportunity to senior professionals within the sector, to boost their careers by becoming a Chartered Member (MCIOB) of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and also achieve the Black Managers’ CSCS Card.

As per our commitments to our learners’ needs, we have invested a lot of research time and resources to create our very own ePortfolio System, available to our learners’ on any operating system and device (Windows/Mac/Android/iOS) from late 2019 at


This qualification is designed for existing Senior Site/Project Managers, Policy-makers, and Company Directors currently working in the Construction Industry. Past project management experience is required and essential to achieving this qualification.

Potential candidates must be able to demonstrate to us they can meet the requirements of the qualification before enrollment through our initial assessment


The assessment will be carried out via OSAT (On-Site Assessment & Training) completely at our learners’ workplaces. There will be no workshops, no classrooms and no time off work. The number of the site visits and interactions with the candidates’ allocated assessor depends on the motivation, availability, and experience.

Individuals will be assessed by one of our expert NVQ Assessors, the entire process being coordinated by using a variety of communication methods and evidence collection processes, to suit the individual learner needs’.


Every single candidate will enjoy our dedicated assessor support for a period of up to one year. Your allocated assessor will coordinate the site visits at your workplace and support you in gathering all the relevant evidence to compile your Portfolio of Evidence.

However, this qualification will be achieved within 6-12 months, depending on the motivation and availability of the learner.


The Awarding Body for this qualification is Pearson Edexcel, which is the only accepted qualification as the fast-track route to the Chartered Institute of Building Membership (MCIOB Status). Upon successful completion of your course, you’ll be awarded:

• Pearson Edexcel Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Construction Senior Management (QCF) valid for lifetime
• Black Managers’ CSCS Card valid for 5 years’
• Support towards your Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Membership (MCIOB)
• Support towards your Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) Membership (MCABE)
• Support towards your Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Associate Membership (AssocRICS)

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