Project Control

Project Control – Level 3

Project Control looks at the methods used for controlling the implementation of a project. The key elements of control systems are discussed before moving on to review the methods of monitoring progress. The use of cost and earned value management techniques is a major focus.

What Will Be Covered:

Training will be practical using industrial equipment, tools and machinery found in the workplace.

  • Using technical skills
  • Working with people and managing yourself
  • Developing the project
  • Project implementation
  • Closing out the project

Career Opportunities:

Project Controllers are involved in projects from the beginning. You may find yourself working in many different types of industries from shipbuilding through to house building or you may even oversee the construction of local hospitals to luxury hotels. When companies carry out essential maintenance work at their sites they need someone to “control the shutdown” to ensure that work is carried out quickly and efficiently to minimise disruption to productivity. This career path can take you all over the world managing thousand pound, or even multi million pound projects.

Entry Requirements:

3 GCSEs, 9-4/A-C including Maths, English & ICT.

Additional Study:

If you do not hold the relevant GCSEs you will need to complete the Functional Skills qualifications as part of your apprenticeship. You will also cover topics relating to Employer Rights and Responsibilities and Personal Learning, Thinking Skills.

Location and Assess Or Frequency:

1st year of the apprenticeship will be off-the-job and based within NETA’s training Centre. The remaining duration of the programme will be based on-site within the workplace and you will be visited by a Competent Assessor.


42-48 months.




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