Qualifications Framework

In this section find out more about certification for a world-class workforce including benefits, levels of qualifications and availability.

Structure

N/CVQs cover five levels of competence, with Level 5 being the highest:

  • Level 5 - Chartered, professional and senior management occupations
  • Level 4 – Technical, specialist and middle management occupations
  • Level 3 - Technical, skilled and supervisory occupations
  • Level 2 - Skilled occupations
  • Level 1 - Entry level occupations