How to join using NVQ Fast-track

The NVQ in Archaeological Practice is a level three qualification that demonstrates on-the-job learning and competence following the National Occupational Standards (NOS).

If you have undertaken this qualification with us or another provider, please send in a copy of your certificate and the NVQ fast track application form to membership [at] and we will arrange payment of the application fee with you.

This specific qualification acts as a ‘fast-track’ to our Practitioner (PCIfA) professionally accredited grade.

For information on how to enrol for the Qualification, click here

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists
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Reading RG6 6DE

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