QTAS
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03  SHORT COURSES

 

03a  Basic Estimating Course


03b  Intermediate Estimating Course


03c   Planning and Programming


03d  Temporary Works Operations




02  NVQS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONS


What are the Benefits of NVQs?

A convenient route to qualification for busy professionals with flexible times and venues to suit the candidate.  A candidate can commence a NVQ at a time during the calendar year that is most suitable for him/her.  Assessment based on performance at work.


What NVQs are available with QTAS?

QTAS can provide a complete range of qualifications for all levels of management including Supervisor, Site Manager, Contracts Manager, Senior Project Manager and Company Director.


Professional Institution Membership

NVQs form an important route to membership of the chartered professional institutions.


NVQ LEVEL 4 DIPLOMA IN SITE SUPERVISION

NVQ 4 may entitles the holder to CSR Gold Card.


NVQ LEVEL 6 DIPLOMA IN CONSTRUCTION SITE MANAGEMENT

NVQ 6 entitles the holder to full Corporate Membership, MCIOB, on completion of the CIOB professional Review.


NVQ LEVEL 6 DIPLOMA IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTING MANAGEMENT

NVQ 6 entitles the holder to full Corporate Membership, MCIOB, on completion of the CIOB professional Review.


NVQ LEVEL 7 DIPLOMA IN CONSTRUCTION SENIOR MANAGEMENT

NVQ 7 entitles the holder to full Corporate Membership, MCIOB, on completion of CIOB Level 7 professional Review.  This is an amended version which takes into account the senior level competencies of the applicant.



01  THE CHARTERED MEMBERSHIP PROGRAMME (CMP)


The Chartered Membership Programme (CMP) (previously known as EPA) is the route to MCIOB for candidates with 5 years' management experience but do not have the required academic qualifications.  CMP requires the completion of an open book examination, based on a project scenario and will cover four topic areas  :


  • Construction Technology
  • Health, Safety and the Environment
  • Contract and Commercial Practice
  • Management.


Candidates will submit answers within a 10 day requirement from issue of the questions.


QTAS AIM  :

To provide candidates with a comprehensive delivery of topic areas to equip them with the knowledge and understanding to successfully complete CMP questions and develop their management and work related skills as applicable to their job role.


VENUES AND DURATION OF PROGRAMME  :

QTAS offers evening provision over a period of 30 evenings at CITB NI, Co Antrim, premises and also through a 10 day delivery programme on Saturdays in Dublin.  Examinations can be taken in either June or November each year.


WHY STUDY THIS COURSE?


  • A Step towards Professional Membership of CIOB.
  • Develop practical skills and build on workplace experience.
  • Balance study with other work commitments.
  • Improve career prospects and work performance.
  • Gain industry-edge knowledge.