NVQ Sites


Pioneering construction trainer Engineering Real Results fast-tracks plumbers, bricklayers, carpenters and electricians into well-paid jobs by training them on redundant properties across the UK. And in its latest project ‘apprentices’ have turned one of Eastwood’s most historic buildings into luxury apartments. It was as the seven apartments.

Luton, Collingdon Street

A former hat manufacturing and residential unit. Planning application has been approved for demolition of the side and rear sections of the property, to rebuild where necessary and convert the existing residential unit to create 11 flats (7 x 1 bed and 4 x studio flats). Currently the retained residential units are being used by NVQ students so that up to 8 students can be accommodated. When the remainder is developed this site will able to accommodate up to 20-25 students at any one time.


This is a former Victorian mill building which will be converted into residential units, and has the capacity to have up to 25 NVQ students at any one time.


A 21 bedroom fully operational hotel, consisting of 12 en-suite rooms, situated directly off the main promenade in Blackpool will be utilised for approximately 18-20 NVQ students at any one time to obtain their final qualification.


A former office building comprising of 16 office suites and meeting spaces, to be converted to residential units. The building was purchased at an auction in September 2014. It has the capacity to have up to 25 NVQ students at any one time.

Luton, Richmond Hill

Richmond Court is a residential block of 27 flats built in 1970. It was originally a development of 24 flats but another 3 ground floor flats were added at a later date. It can accommodate up to 20 NVQ students at any one time.


The Former Eastpoint Centre is currently a vacant secondary school and day care centre situated within 5.4 acres. Our proposals will be to carry out full demolition of existing buildings and redevelopment into mixed use site – a care home together with residential dwellings.

A 75 bed care home will be located to the site frontage onto Burgoyne Road and the balance of the site will accommodate a mix of family houses and apartments – totalling approximately 75 dwellings (34 houses and 41 apartments).

Luton, London Road

This is the newest finished addition to our portfolio of NVQ sites purchased in September 2015 and opened in March 2018. These 3-storey town houses previously comprised of 14 studio flats. After complete refurbishment property is converted into 10 self-containing 1-bedroom flats. Using the latest state of the art Virtual reality training, site had a capacity to attain up to 20 NVQ students at any one time.


This was a scheme which accommodated some of the Engineering Real Results (ERR) NVQ students. This is a former 18 bedroom guest house on the Great Northern Road in Dunstable, which has been converted into 6 flats (3 x 2 bedroom and 3 x 1 bedroom).

The students were able to carry out both live on-site assessment works by using ground-breaking virtual reality simulation to plan and map out their works accordingly.


This is a 3 bedroom semi-detached property situated in Wolverhampton which was purchased at an auction in October 2013. The house was in need of complete refurbishment. This gave an opportunity to accommodate up to 6-8 NVQ students at any one time.

Wolverhampton 2

A 3 bedroom semi-detached property situated in Wolverhampton. The property was added to the portfolio in September 2014 when it was bought at an auction in London. It has the capacity to have up to 6-8 NVQ students at any one time.


This is a 4 bedroom end-of-terrace double-fronted property situated in Romford, Essex.

The property benefits from an outbuilding studio apartment to the rear. This site will be able to accommodate 8-10 students at any one time.