QUALIFICATIONS

Awarding Bodies use National Occupational Standards to create all Qualifications. Training Providers are then able to develop Accredited Training Courses and teaching programmes which give trainees the information, knowledge and skills to obtain the qualification, either through coursework and continuous assessment or exams.

What Heritage and Traditional Skills Qualifications are available?

Click on the links below to see the different qualifications available at each level
 
Level
Equivalent to
Level 1
GCSE grades D - G
Level 2
GCSE grades A* - C
Level 3
A Level
Level 4
Diploma
Level 5
Foundation Degree, HND
Level 6
Honors Degree
Level 7
Masters Degree
Level 8
Doctorate PhD

 


Latest News

Job Opportunity: Stone Conservator Mason

If you are a stone mason with 5 or more years' experience in the building trade and heritage building skills Ellis and Co would like to hear from you. ...read more

Job Opportunity: Heritage Roofer

Ellis and Co require a roofer with 5 years' experience post-qualification to join our team of heritage builders. ...read more

Job Opportunity: Painter and Decorator

Ellis and Co require a Painter Decorator with 5 years' or more experience to join our team of heritage builders. ...read more


Events

Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

Understanding Repair & Maintenance of Traditional (Pre-1919) Building

Of interest to the public, historic buildings owners, crafts persons, builders and professionals – the Building Crafts College in conjunction with the Old Royal Naval College is offering 2, two-day courses on Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings.

Lime mortars for traditional brickwork

The day will consist of introductory talks followed by practical demonstrations on how to make a decent lime mortar properly, so that a contractors can use it.