Altamira Training Ltd is a Hertfordshire based training centre approved with NOCN-Cskills Awards. Located 20 minutes from the centre of London, Altamira specialises in delivering training courses both on and off-site. We offer a wide range of construction programmes including NVQs in construction crafts. In addition, we specialise in Health & Safety training in preparation for application of Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards.

As part of a range of services, Altamira provides consultancy support for centres with Internal Quality Assurance (IQA). Altamira also provides delivery and training for new NVQ Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers.

Our Expert Trainers & Assessors are all experienced in delivering effective NVQ and Construction training throughout the UK.

Altamira has an outstanding reputation in the support of Internal Quality Assurance to NVQ centres and providers in the UK. We have successfully supported a number of FE colleges achieving excellent External Quality Assurance reports from both Cskills and City & Guilds.

What external examiners say about us?

“the portfolios are very good examples. xxxxx got the right criteria, effective cross-referencing, good range/sufficiency of the evidence, easy to navigate through the portfolio”.

“Shows that assessor fully understands process/assessment criteria, awarding body requirements. A good benchmark for all assessors to base consistency on”.

Who do we train?

  • School leavers employed in the construction industry through apprenticeships schemes.
  • People who have recently changed job and are starting a new career by learning trade skills.
  • Experienced workers who require to gain a recognised NVQ qualification in their chosen trade.