Established in 1987, NOCN Group is an educational charity whose core aims are to help learners reach their potential and organisations thrive. The group includes business units specialising in regulated UK and international qualifications, End Point Assessment, Access to Higher Education, assured short courses, SMART job cards, assessment services, consultancy, and research.
Recently, NOCN Group completed the purchase of the Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS). The scheme provides skills cards for the plant sector of the Construction and allied industries.
NOCN is one of the construction sectors biggest Awarding and Assessment Organisations in the UK and internationally. The group's Construction End Point Assessments are designed in partnership with employers and training providers to meet the needs of the sector, helping to plug vital skills gaps, creating a safer, more productive and better-skilled workforce.