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Latest News

  • 11 Jul 2014

    VACANCY for Health & Social Care Assessor

    Job Vacancy – Health and Social Care Assessor SVT Care Ltd. are seeking an enthusiastic and professional Assessor to join our existing Health & Social Care team.    Candidates must have an assessing qualification to be able to assess levels 2 to 5 and relevant Management experi...

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  • 04 Jun 2014

    Adult Learners Week Awards

    Adult Learners Week Awards recognises achievement by individuals and training providers for their commitment to learning. SVT nominated Loreta Simula for her efforts whilst working towards her Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care and we are delighted to announce that both Loreta and SVT have received Certifiicates of Achievement. Well done to Loreta and to Joe...

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  • 15 May 2014

    Training, Assessment and Quality Assurance Qualifications now available

    Great news.  City and Guilds have given SVT approval to deliver a whole suite of qualifications called TAQA – Training, Assessment, Quality, Assurance The new QCF TAQA qualification for assessors and verifiers replaces the previous A1 and V1 Awards and Certific...

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  • 12 May 2014

    SVT secures funding for growth

    SVT hit the financial pages of BDaily Financial advice following successful application for funding to grow the business. Read more on the link below.  https://bdaily.co.uk/finance/07-05-2014/grim...

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  • 07 May 2014

    A day in the life of an Assessor in Health and Social Care Continued.

    A day in the life of an assessor continued…………………….. My previous write up was about when I travelled to the Birmingham area and related to visiting my learners to assess and observe their occupational competence in the workplace.  At the end of La...

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  • 03 Apr 2014

    Vacancy for Sales Course Advisor

    SVT are looking for an experienced Sales Course Advisor to join our existing team based at Grimsby.   Salary is £18k basic per annum + bonus and commissions.   You will have at least 3 years sales experience preferably in the training sector. Excellent communication and organisational skills are essential.  Car owne...

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  • 28 Mar 2014

    A day in the life of an Assessor in Health and Social Care

    Jo Towse Assessor for Health and Social Care for Diploma level 2 and 3 As an Assessor you have a varied set of duties and tasks to undertake as part of your role in supporting your learners. One of the duties involves visiting the working environment of your learner to observe them in a practical setting to assess their competence within their role whilst delivering care to individual...

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  • 25 Mar 2014

    Facebook for Management and Social Care

    Facebook update Cheryl Watson our Assessor and Portfolio Co-ordinator for all things Management has set up a Facebook page to allow management candidates to share experiences and good practice whilst undertaking their certificates and diplomas in management. www.facebook.com/pages/SVT-Management Likewise our Lead Assessor for Health and Social Care has set up a...

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  • 25 Mar 2014

    Personalisaton in Health and Social Care

    Level 4 Awards in Personalisation in Health and Social Care now available! SVT are pleased to announce additional qualifications are being added to the already extension portfolio of Health and Social Care qualifications. These Level 4 Awards are qualifications designed to meet the needs of a wide range of people including carers, personal assistants, service users and ...

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  • 02 Jan 2014

    Great British Care Awards 2013 North East Region - UPDATE March 2014

    17th March ’14   Update. On the 12th March, I took a visit to Stockton-on-Tees to see the lovely Ruth. I was on my way to visit a candidate in Newcastle but needed to do a detour so that I was able to hand deliver Ruth’s Medal of Excellence directly to her! S...

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  • 19 Nov 2013

    Graduation 2014

    Graduation 2014 will be held in October next year... This is our 5th Graduation presentation that is offered to all successful candidates. The event has a high attendance so with this in mind students are asked to let us know early if they wish to attend. You will have the opportunity to meet fellow Graduates and have your photo taken in cap and gown. ...

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  • 04 Nov 2013

    3rd Annual Awards Presentation

    Grimsby based International Training Provider, SVT Ltd, held their 3rd annual Awards presentation at Grimsby Town Hall on Friday 11th October. Students from all over the UK attended the event to receive their Diploma’s in Health and Safety, Social Care or Management. Representatives from City and Guilds and the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health attended and took part i...

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  • 04 Nov 2013

    Free workshops

    We are offering FREE workshops to each of our candidates throughout 2014 Starting February 2014 SVT will be again running a FREE workshop that is open to all of candidates of level 3, 5 and 7 Awards. Each month the workshop is based on Business Risk Management and will also include an induction to the NVQ Diploma award. The day also offers the opportunity to meet the assessor and the Int...

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  • 01 Oct 2013

    SVT 3rd Annual Awards Presentation

    Grimsby based International Training Provider, SVT Ltd, are holding their 3rd annual Awards presentation at Grimsby Town Hall on Friday 11th October from 2pm. Students from all over the UK will be attending the event to receive their Diploma’s in Health and Safety, Social Care or Management. Representatives from City and Guilds and the Institution of Occupational Safety and...

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  • 14 Sep 2013

    Action for Children The Great North Run 2013

    When I joined SVT Ltd back in March – little did I know what I was letting myself in for? It seems that by securing a job as a humble assessor for the Health & Social care awards – it guaranteed me a place in this year’s Great North Run! SVT Ltd sponsor Action for Children and they kindly invited members of the team to run with them – of which I was one of th...

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  • 15 Aug 2013

    Success with CMIOSH

    For many Health & Safety professionals becoming a Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH) is the ultimate goal as they achieve professional recognition for their skills, knowledge and experience which is recognised internationally. SVT caught up with some of our previous candidates (after having achieved their Health & Safety Diplomas through SVT) who have since gone ...

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  • 14 Aug 2013

    Job Vacancy - Health & Social Care Assessor

    Job Description Ref: NVQA2 Post of : NVQ Assessor in Health and Social Care/Management Reporting to : Managing Director       Salary : £20,000 - £23,000 PA depending on experience and qualifications Hours : Full-time Permanent 37.5 hours per week Salary Band : 3 Office base : Grimsby ...

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  • 08 Jul 2013

    Great British Home Care Awards 2013

    Great British Home Care Awards 2013 On Saturday 22nd June at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London provided a spectacular backdrop for the national finals of the Great British Home Care Awards where the fourteen category winners were announced. SVT’s International Corporate Manager and one of the Directors of SVT Ca...

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  • 04 Jul 2013

    Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning

    Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning - Macmillan Cancer Support SVT are taking part in Macmillan's World's Biggest Coffee Morning! This will be taking place at our Grimsby office on Friday September 27th from 10am til 2pm we will be looking to invite people working in the Care Sector especially to come along for coffee, cake and a ch...

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  • 28 Jun 2013

    NASHiCS - National Learning & Development Forum

    NASHiCS - National Learning & Development Forum 20th June 2013 Our Lead Assessor for Health & Social Care and SVT Care Ltd Director Joe Pope traveled over to the Concorde Centre at Manchester Airport for the NASHiCS National Learning & Development Forum. What does NASHiCS stand for? The National Association of Safety in Health Care Services Who a...

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  • 27 Jun 2013

    Keep Calm and Gain a Qualification with ELCAS Credits

    Keep Calm and Gain a Qualification with ELCAS Credits Having spent some years in one of the Armed Forces you may now be in your resettlement phase, facing the challenge of getting back into ‘Civvy Street’ or have already left and are working.  You may be wondering what to do next in terms o...

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  • 17 Jun 2013

    National Recycling Week 17 - 23 June 2013

    Recycling - home and away! From 17-23 June 2013 it’s Recycle Week! This special week has been held since 2004 and its mission has been to encourage us to recycle more.  As we all know, recycling is very important for the environment and we need to reduce, reuse and recycle.   Recycl...

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  • 10 Jun 2013

    Carers Week 10 - 16 June 2013

    Carers Week 10 - 16 June 2013 Improving the Lives of Carers and the People they Care for   Carers Week 2013 takes place from Monday 10 to Sunday 16 June.   Carers Week is a UK-wide annual awareness campaign. Its aim is to improve the lives o...

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  • 21 May 2013

    Dementia Awareness Week

    It's time to talk about dementia We're all living longer. That means we're all facing a higher risk of one day developing dementia. It may be you. Or it may be someone in your family. But what can you do about it? How do you recognise the signs? And how will you cope if you or someone close to you develops dementia? One thi...

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  • 16 May 2013

    Introducing Paul Bell Managing Director and Lead Tutor at Acumen Training and Development Ltd.

    Introducing Paul Bell Managing Director and lead tutor at Acumen Training and Development Ltd. Paul Bell MCMI, Grad IOSH Dip RSA, MSOFHT is the facilitator of face to face learning and coaching at SVT and is working in direct association with the SVT team to offer a portfolio of  CIEH training programmes.  ...

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  • 10 May 2013

    Classroom based training for CIEH accredited courses and SVT Bespoke Care Courses available

    SHEilds Vocational Training Ltd and Acumen Training and Development Ltd (ATD) have further developed their association with the objectives of providing professional cost effective tutor led training and have taken this opportunity to introduce a portfolio of training programmes from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH). The SVT team provides ...

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  • 02 Apr 2013

    SVT expands its local business activities

    SHEilds Vocational Training Ltd based in Grimsby has employed three new staff. The company which provides level 5 and 7 NVQ Diplomas accredited through City & Guilds and Oxford Cambridge registered awards to the Care Sector and the Occupational Safety & Health profession are expanding their local business activities. Managing Director Mandy Pickard explained that SVT has for the...

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  • 16 Dec 2012

    Care Show Dates

    We will be attending Great British Care Shows on the following dates and places: IOSH 2013 Health & Safety Conference and Exhibition, Stand C60, Excel Exhibition Centre, London. 26th & 27th February 2013 Great British Care Show, Trent Vineyard, Nottingham – 6th March 2013 Great British Care Show. York Race Course, York –...

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  • 02 Apr 2012

    Why do you want to study an occupational health, safety and environmental qualification?

    Hello fellow students, my name is Mike Watson and I would like to ask you a question: why do you want to undertake the study of an occupational health, safety and environmental qualification? I did my first qualifications in 1995, the NEBOSH National General certification followed by the City & Guilds NVQ Level 4 in Occupational Health & Safety Practice now re-n...

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  • 13 Mar 2012

    Graduates awards ceremony deemed a huge success

    Held at the Grimsby Town Hall on the 18th of October 2011, students from all over the UK, who successfully completed their Diploma NVQ's in Occupational Health and Safety attended. Supported by family and friends, the students were presented...

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  • 23 Feb 2012

    Life as a Safety Professional

    If you ask a safety professional what their route was to CMIOSH or a manager of how they gained Fellowship of the Institute of Leadership and Management I would guess that you would find as many different answers as there are members. We all have a story to tell, a path, a route from naivety to competence. Ask Mike Wat...

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  • 08 Feb 2012

    NVQ 5 Diploma versus NEBOSH National Diploma

    A quick overview of the benefits of taking an NVQ Diploma compared to a NEBOSH National Diploma. NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety ...

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  • 09 Jan 2012

    What is Distance Learning?

    In the past decade, distance learning has become an increasingly popular way for training providers to provide access to their programs and for students to learn about and become qualified in subjects that they might not otherwise be able to pursue. Training providers are using the potential of distance learning to teach students from all around the globe, allowing th...

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  • 09 Jan 2012

    Graduation Ceremonies for International candidates

    Twice yearly we hold graduation ceremonies for our International candidates who have completed their diplomas in Health and Safety and Leadership and Management. These events are held at the local office in Dubai and are attended by Keynote speakers from City and Guilds and IOSH. It is a great way to celebrate with candidates their success and to formally mark the occasion. It i...

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SVT Ltd provide a range of internationally accredited NVQ and VRQ courses from globally-recognised awarding bodies.

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Awarding Bodies – City & Guilds, ILM, OCR

We provide a range of accredited NVQ and VRQ courses from globally-recognised awarding bodies.


City and Guilds

City and Guilds

Centre Number: 044992

The City and Guilds of London Institute (City & Guilds) is an  examining and accreditation body for vocational, managerial and  engineering training, offering over 500 qualifications in 28 industry  areas, spanning

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OCR

OCR

Centre Number: 44625

OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations[1]) is an examination board that sets examinations and awards qualifications (including NVQs, SVQs, GCSEs and A-levels). It is one of England, Wales and Northern Ireland'

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ILM

ILM

Centre Number: 044992

Whether you're an aspiring team leader looking for your first step into management or an experienced professional seeking to develop or refresh your management skills, ILM is on hand to help you progress with its vast

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NEBOSH & IOSH

NEBOSH & IOSH

IOSH is a focal point for health and safety professionals working in a diverse range of industrial, commercial, voluntary and public sector organisations. Joining IOSH will give you the recognition you deserve from your employer and fellow professionals.

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