NVQ Assessment Spotlight – Wayne Swinbourne

Gain for Wayne With NVQ Funding The last time Wayne Swinbourne completed a bricklaying qualification, Margaret Thatcher was prime minister, Aston Villa were European champions and Larry Holmes was the best heavyweight in the world. Fast forward 38 years and Wayne has just added another vocational brickwork qualification to his CV: a government funded NVQ Level…

Monumental Moment for Farmers Bronze Restoration

Monumental Moment for Farmers Bronze Restoration: NVQ Funding Helps 30-Year-Old Family-Run Restoration Business Whilst Farmers Bronze Restoration may not be as old as some of the monuments they help to preserve, they’re a family business with a proud tradition. Started in the 1980s with ‘the legendary Wally Farmer at the helm’, the firm is now…

NVQ Funding and How it Can Help Your Career

What exactly is NVQ Funding? NVQ funding is assessment and training paid for from public funds by the UK government or European Union which results in the achievement of an NVQ qualification. The objective of NVQ funding is to address skills shortages in certain industries and regions in the United Kingdom. Millions of pounds are…

Career-boost For Duane With NVQ Funding

Self-employed dry liner, Duane Mannion, is the very definition of a construction man who learned the game on the job after leaving school. But it wasn’t until recently that he accessed NVQ funding to gain his first ever qualification. The 39 year old left school at 16 and admits he wasn’t academically inclined. Life in…