Leaflets By Subject Area

This section lists publications about SVQs currently offered by SQA. There is an alphabetical subject listing for publications about qualifications in particular areas - most vocational areas are covered.

Due to the size of this section, we have split it into four areas to keep it easy to navigate:

Where publications are of a technical nature (eg Cars and portfolios) these are listed in the section SVQ Subject-specific.

Advice, Guidance and Counselling

Assessor's Guidelines

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
Assessor's Guidelines for the SVQ in Guidance at level 3 Booklet containing suggested ways to assess the SVQ with practical examples D207 £20.00 April 1997
Assessor's Guidelines for the SVQ in Mediation at level 4 Booklet containing suggested ways to assess the SVQ with practical examples DB1750 £20.00 January 2003

CARs/portfolios

Title Description Publication Code Cost
Advice and Guidance 2 (G5WA 22) Portfolio Z0119 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Advice and Guidance 3 (G5WB 23) Portfolio Z0120 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Counselling level 4 (G5WD 24) Portfolio Z0122 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Mediation level 4 (G5WE 24) Portfolio Z0123 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without

Agriculture and Horticulture

Assessor's Guidelines

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
Assessor's Guidelines for the SVQ in Aquaculture at levels 2 and 3 Booklet containing suggested ways to assess the SVQ with practical examples DB1373 £20.00 March 2002

CARs/portfolios

Title Description Publication Code Cost
Agriculture 1 (G70J 21) Portfolio Z0134 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Agricultural Crop Production 2 and 3 (Various) Portfolio Z0135 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Amenity Horticulture 2 (G6X9 22) In the context of:
  • Cemeteries and Graveyards (G6XE 22)
  • Interior Landscaping (G6XG 22)
  • Landscaping (G6XD 22)
  • Sports Turf (G6XB 22)
Portfolio Z0136 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Amenity Horticulture 3 (G6XC 23) In the context of:
  • Landscaping (G6XF 23)
  • Sports Turf (G6XA 23)
Portfolio Z0143 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Arboriculture 2 (G70Y 22) Portfolio Z0150 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Environmental Conservation 2 and 3 (Various) Portfolio Z0137 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Fisheries Management 2 and 3 (Various) Portfolio Z0132 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Forestry 2 In the context of:
  • Establishment (G70T 22)
  • Harvesting (G704 22)
Portfolio Z0148 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Horticulture 1 (G706 22) Portfolio Z0152 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Land-based Operations 1 (G70C 21) Portfolio Z0151 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Livestock Production 2 (G70W 22) Portfolio Z0140 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Livestock Production 3 (G714 23) Portfolio Z0146 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Mixed Farming 2 and 3 (Various) Portfolio Z0141 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Production Horticulture 2 and 3 (Various) Portfolio Z0142 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Treework 3 In the context of:
  • Arboriculture (G70E 23)
  • Establishment (G707 23)
  • Harvesting (G709 23)
Portfolio Z0149 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without

Bingo

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
Assessor's Guidelines for the SVQ in Bingo Operations at level 2 Booklet containing suggested ways to assess the SVQ with practical examples DB1414 £20.00 September 2002
Unit Assessment Guidance for the SVQ in Bingo Operations at level 2 Produced in conjunction with the Distributive National Training Organisation DB1653 £15.00 October 2002

Care

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
Care Scotland Bulletin Regular newsletter from the Care Scotland team at SQA with information about awards and qualifications in Care. A1361 Free May 2003
SVQs in Care Revised edition of leaflet for employers containing information about the currently available qualifications and their benefits to organisations and individuals. D043/2 Free June 2001
SVQ Registered Manager in Health and Social Care level 4 Leaflet with details of SVQ Registered Manager. DD1615 Free June 2002

Child Care

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs for Classroom Assistants Leaflet DD1824 Free July 2003
SVQs in Playwork Leaflet D0728/2 Free February 2002

Cleaning

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Cleaning Leaflet DD119/2 Free November 2001

Community Justice

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
Qualifications in Community Justice Leaflet containing the various SVQs available within Community Justice DD1627 Free June 2002

Construction

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Building Services Engineering Leaflet for employers D0580 Free February 1998
SVQs in Construction Leaflet DD073/3 Free December 2001

Customer Service

CARs/portfolios

Title Description Publication Code Cost
Customer Service 2 (G89X 22) Portfolio Z0219 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Customer Service 3 (G89W 23) Portfolio Z0220 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without

Emergency Services

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs for the Emergency Fire Services Leaflet for employers DD0660/2 Free August 2002

Food and Drink Production

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Food and Drink Manufacture Leaflet for employers D197/2 Free February 2000

Forestry

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Forestry Leaflet for candidates D0359 Free September 1997

Information Technology

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Information Technology Leaflet for employers, containing information about the qualifications available and how they can help you. Gives details of how to offer the qualifications, as an approved centre or in partnership with a college or training provider Free D043/2 February 2001

Housing

CARs/portfolios

Title Description Publication Code Cost
Housing 2 (G6NE 22) Portfolio Z0127 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Housing 3 (G6ND 23) Portfolio Z0128 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without
Housing 4 (G6NC 24) Portfolio Z0129 £20.00 with ringbinder, £12.00 without

Management

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Management Leaflet DD2888 Free  

Procurement

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Procurement Leaflet D0510 Free March 1998

Sport and Recreation

Title Description Publication Code Cost Date Published
SVQs in Sport and Recreation Leaflet D1296 Free March 2001

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