Date & Availability
£FREE - FREE + VAT per person
Approx 2 site visits Days
All areas within England
|01 - 01 July 2021||50 / 6 remaining||
£FREE + VAT per person
FloorSkills has secured limited funding for onsite assessment for the Floorlayer Level 2 NVQ Qualification. To express interest, click the dedicated date (Assessment date will differ from the selected date to suit the installer), followed by clicking the "Book & Pay" where you will be taken through to the booking form. Once submitted, we will review your application and check the relevant funding for your area. This is a first-come, first-served arrangement and dependant on funding availability for the installer. FloorSkills will contact you and confirm if you are eligible for FULL FUNDING and then progress your application.
Please note, Full Funding is available to installers living or working inside of England only and is not guaranteed until we have carried out the relevant funding application on your behalf.
NVQ is short for National Vocation Qualification. NVQ’s are available in all types of trades and are now compulsory if you’re working on a building site that requires a cscs card to gain entry.
How do I get an NVQ?
There are two ways you can gain an NVQ qualification, you can either enrol on an apprenticeship course or if your competent you can take just the assessment.
What is a CSCS card?
CSCS is the certification scheme within the UK that the construction industry asks for and recognise to allow you to work on building sites. To gain a CSCS card you will require to be qualified in whatever job your undertaking. To get qualified you will require a NVQ qualification. You will also be required to take a Health + Safety test. Once you have both the NVQ and an H+S test pass certificate you can apply for a CSCS card.
Undertaking an NVQ assessment with FloorSkills couldn't be easier. Our assessor visits you while your working so you won't have to have time off work or visit an assessment centre.
All FloorSkills assessors are flooring trade competent with our assessors still installing floorcoverings themselves.
Can you fail an NVQ?
If your trade competent and experienced then you will not fail your NVQ assessment. The assessor’s role involves guiding you and helping you pass your NVQ assessment. If you are unsure of the answers to any question an assessor may ask you or if you are unsure on how to do something an assessor may ask you to demonstrate then you can ask your assessor for help. The assessor is there to also give minor training if required to help you understand what is being asked of you. The assessor is not there to fail you.
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