NOCN-Certification Partner

In March 2018, Smart Trends International signed a strategic and exclusive partnership agreement with NOCN (UK) to be their sole training provider in Malaysia and in the ASEAN region.

NOCN is a UK based, market-leading international Awarding Organisation (AO) and is the second largest awarding organisation in the UK construction sector. NOCN happens to be the only awarding body in the UK which specialises in productivity and is at the forefront of vocational skills development and apprenticeships.

About NOCN:

  • NOCN is a Government-approved End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO) that has been creating opportunities for 30 years
  • NOCN is at the forefront of vocational skills development and apprenticeships, including the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy in the UK
  • NOCN is the only awarding body in the UK which specialises in productivity

NOCN have highly accredited qualifications in the following sectors:

  • Agriculture, Horticulture & Environmental
  • Construction & Built Environment
  • Education & Training
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare & the NHS
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Management & Productivity
  • Retail, Sales & Marketing
  • Science, Technology, Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Security & Facility Management
  • Transport & Logistics

NOCN-Certification

Agriculture, Horticulture & Environmental

  • Efficiency for Sustainability
  • Practical Environmental and Conservation Skills
  • Horticulture
  • Forest School

Building & Construction 

  • Carpentry & Joinery
  • Painting
  • Bricklaying
  • Building Crafts
  • Health & Safety in a Construction Environment

Retail, Sales & Marketing 

  • Retail Knowledge
  • Digital Marketing
  • Retail Skills

Science, Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing 

  • Environmental Technology
  • Engineering
  • Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Health Sciences, Sociology & Social Policy

Hospitality & Catering 

  • General Cookery
  • Food Safety in Catering
  • General Food & Beverage Service
  • Hospitality Industry

Management & Productivity 

  • Management of Productivity
  • Productivity Improvement Practice

Security and Facility Management 

  • Providing Security Services
  • Security Operations
  • Delivery of Conflict Management Training
  • Working Within the Private Security Industry

Transport & Logistics

  • Warehousing and Distribution
  • Transportation Operations & Maintenance

Corporate Training

Quality Management / Motivation :

  • ISO 140001 & ISO 9001
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Ultimate Leaders workshops
  • Effective Project Management
  • Leadership for High performance
  • Business Strategy Workshop for senior managements
  • Transformational Leadership during Challenging Times
  • 7 Leadership Skills for Effective Managers & Supervisors

Management

  • Change Management
  • Creative Thinking
  • Communication Skills
  • Problem management and Decision Making
  • Time Management

Skill Set Development Programs

IT Industry :

  • Certified Java Associate ( Oracle Certified Associate) – Oca
  • ITIL certification with Essentials , Transition and RCV
  • ITIL Certification with Data Center Professional & CompTIA Security+ Course
  • International Certified Professional Service Desk Analyst
  • ITIL Foundation certification & Service Desk Essentials

Hospitality Industry

  • Professional Certificate in Housekeeping
  • Professional Certificate in Front Office
  • Professional Certificate in Food & Beverages

Technical Training Programs

Oil & Gas Industry

  • Structural Design for Oil and Gas Industry*
  • Petroleum Industry Management Onshore and Offshore) Oil and Gas Industry Technology – Scaffold Level 1*
  • Scaffolding Planning, Design and Fabrication for Oil and Gas Industry @ Scaffold Level 2*

DOSH Certified Skill Program*

Manufacturing / Construction Industry

  • Professional Certificate in Welding for Oil & Gas Industry *
  • Professional Certificate in Pipeline & Piping Materials Design *
  • Professional Certificate in Design & Manufacturing in Aerospace Industry *
  • Professional Certificate – Crane Operator *
  • Factory Operator
  • Skilled workers (various) *

DOSH Certified Skill Program*

Soft Skills In Manufacturing

  • Manufacturing Planning & Organizing
  • Utilizing Quality Control for Problem Solving
  • Competency – Iceberg Model
  • Technical manpower planning and productivity optimization
  • OEE the 6 Big Losses (Equipment, Speed, Yield, Stoppages, Adjustment, Rework
  • Management by Objective – Setting KPI’s & Goals
  • Situational Leadership – Knowing Your Limits – Cross Functional Teamwork
  • Assertiveness Basic Skills – Aggressiveness & Speed
  • Group Discussion Strategies – Workshop in establishing Business Strategies
  • Leadership – Delegation & Coaching
  • Business Entrepreneurship Development
  • 5S Housekeeping Management

Soft Skills

  • Positive Attitude
  • Values & Respect
  • Working in teams and being a team player
  • Corporate Work Ethics
  • Flexibility and responding to Changes & Challenges
  • Creativity – Expanding the Mind & Thinking out of the Box
  • Proactive – See Something Say Something
  • Embracing growth and continuous improvement
  • Time Management
  • Effective Report Writing
  • Self Motivation
  • The Winning Mentality

Language Programs

ENGLISH
Burlington / Smart E-English Program (online interactive learning)

  • Levels ; Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Levels ; Industry customized

Language Cert

  • Language Cert ESOL (Spoken & Written)
  • Language Cert ESOL CEFR levels
  • Language Cert Young Learners ESOL