NVQ


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AcronymDefinition
NVQNational Vocational Qualifications (UK)
NVQNot Very Qualified
NVQNetwork Vector Quantizer
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Mr Bolton said the site "didn't have a facility for NVQ Level 6", adding: "Maybe it looks as though I'm claiming two qualifications.
You may also be encouraged to work towards Level 2 NVQ Diploma in food and beverage skills, Level 2 NVQ Diploma in housekeeping and Level 2 Award in the principle of customer service in hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism.
Meanwhile Pam Chase from Daniel Contractors, who is studying for an NVQ certificate in business administration, said: "I'm looking to build my CV and this course - along with the other courses I have undertaken - has provided me with the skills to improve.
The NVQ programme is ideal because it is a win-win for both the individual and the business, it has already helped many of our people develop their careers.
Sales director of BHJ UK Richard Parnell said: "We are delighted with the success of our employees in completing their NVQ qualification.
David said: "The NVQ qualifications proved to be a great success; 156 people have voluntarily taken part in the programmes, which equates to a third of our adviser population.
The college is also launching a range of new NVQ courses in food and drink service, food processing and cooking, professional cookery and multi-skilled hospitality.
Utilising the NVQ process to embed BIT in the businesses culture and the real life projects that are undertaken as part of the training will make a huge contribution towards our target.
The NVQ programme began in 2002 and has seen 247 staff achieving Level 3, with 20 managers achieving Level 4 and the registered managers award.
There will also be opportunities for staff to complete diplomas, a retail certificate and a level two NVQ in retail, as well as benefiting from further training in maths and English skills.
KENNELHANDS Gemma Pennell and Laura Thorpe have both won College of Animal Welfare Training Awards for their work on the BGRB's NVQ scheme.