Taught course

Learning and Development NVQ 3, 4, 5

University of South Wales · University of South Wales
NVQ Level 3 NVQ Level 4 NVQ Level 5

Entry requirements

There are no academic requirements but candidates must be working in a position in which they can gain the evidence necessary to prove competent performance.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Course content

NVQ's in Learning & Development are based on the national occupational standards developed by the Employment NTO, the government approved body for the learning and development sector. These standards describe the level and breadth of performance that is expected of anyone working in this sector.

The learning and development qualifications are work oriented and are suitable for those who have real work experience and are able to demonstrate their competence (the skills, knowledge and understanding they have) against the particular standards.

NVQ Level 3 Learning and Development
The NVQ 3 in Learning & Development is for someone who is able to show competence in identifying individual learning aims and programs, reviewing learning programs and creating a climate that promotes learning.

NVQ Level 4 Learning and Development
The Level 4 in Learning and Development focuses on the design, agreement, evaluation and improvement of learning and development programmes. It includes managing the contribution of others tot he process and ensuring the creation of an environment conducive to learning.

NVQ Level 5 Learning and Development
NVQ 5 Learning and Development is for someone who is able contribute to the learning strategies and processes of the organisation, develop a plan for learning and development and be able to review how capable the organisation is of meeting its development needs.

Fees and funding

For information on funding, please telephone UGCS Ltd on 01443 482482.

Qualification and course duration

NVQ Level 3

part time
18 max months

NVQ Level 4

part time
18 max months

NVQ Level 5

part time
18 max months

Course contact details

Projects Co-ordinator, UGCS Ltd
01443 482482