Level 7 NVQ in Construction Senior Management

This NVQ is eligible for a CITB qualification grant.

The Qualification structure below specifies the combination of units that need to be achieved for the individual to be awarded the qualification.


L7 NVQ Diploma in Construction Senior Management

Minimum Credit Value: 144

To achieve this qualification a minimum of 144 credits need to be attained. This comprises of 59 credits from the Mandatory Group, plus 6 Optional Units totalling 85 credits which must be achieved from at least two of the three Optional Groups.

Group A - Mandatory Units - Learners must achieve a minimum of 59 credits from this Mandatory Group.

Group B1 - Project Development Units - Learners must achieve a minimum of 30 credits from units in this Optional Group.

Group B2 - Procurement Contracts & Budgets Units - Learners must achieve a minimum of 25 credits from the units in this Optional Group.

Group B3 - Project Control Units - Learners must achieve a minimum of 30 credits from the units in this Optional Group.

Mandatory Units

Credit Value: 59 | Units Required: 4

Title Credits Level  
Unit Description
Provide ethical advice, judgement and service in construction management
Credits: 20 Level: 7 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Manage teams in construction
Credits: 16 Level: 7 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Lead and participate in meetings in construction management
Credits: 12 Level: 5 More info about this unit
Unit Description
Develop self and others in construction management
Credits: 11 Level: 6 More info about this unit

Optional Units

Credit Value: 85 | Units Required: 6

Title Credits Level More info
Group B1 - Prepare and agree a brief and development programme in construction management 24 7 More info
Group B1 - Manage marketing and customer service in construction organisations 13 7 More info
Group B1 - Manage design development and processes in construction management 22 7 More info
Group B1 - Evaluate sustainable resources and requirements in construction management 17 6 More info
Group B1 - Assess and evaluate the environmental impact of developments in construction management 20 7 More info
Group B2 - Prepare and submit estimates, bids and tenders in construction management 14 6 More info
Group B2 - Manage procurement processes in construction management 17 7 More info
Group B2 - Implement strategic sourcing partnerships in construction management 17 7 More info
Group B2 - Establish project procurement arrangements in construction management 18 7 More info
Group B2 - Ensure that contracts are prepared, negotiated and concluded in construction 18 7 More info
Group B2 - Control organisational and project income and expenditure in construction management 11 7 More info
Group B3 - Manage project risks and opportunities in construction 9 7 More info
Group B3 - Manage project processes in construction 12 7 More info
Group B3 - Manage project evaluation and feedback in construction 8 7 More info
Group B3 - Manage project completion in construction management 13 6 More info
Group B3 - Evaluate and progress the resolution of disputes in construction management 18 7 More info
Group B3 - Control projects outcomes in construction management 17 7 More info