Altamira Training Ltd is a Hertfordshire based training centre approved with CITB-Cskills Awards. Located 20 minutes from the centre of London, Altamira specialises in delivering training courses both on and off site, offering 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 supporting centres with Internal Quality Assurance (IQA), 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 and are currently assessed as Outstanding with 100% Success across all programmes.

Altamira has an outstanding reputation in the support of Internal Quality Assurance to NVQ centres and providers in the UK, having 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 right criteria, effective cross referencing, good range / sufficiency of evidence, easy to navigate through the portfolio”.

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

Who do we train?

  • School leavers who gained employment in the construction industry through apprenticeships and wish to start their careers by learning a trade and by gaining a recognised NVQ qualification
  • 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