There are Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) to cover many aspects of the industry. SVQs come at five levels (although not every area is available at every level). Our SVQs are based on the National Occupational Standards (NOS) developed by OPITO, the Body with responsibility for Standards Setting in the oil and gas industry. The areas covered are:
You can access the related Information Sheet from the SVQ Information Sheets Search.
Other SVQs which are relevant to the industry and are based on the National Occupational Standards developed by the Sector Skills Council – COGENT are:
You can access the related Information Sheet from the SVQ Information Sheets Search .
Please note that the following qualifications are currently under review with OPITO:
The following qualifications are currently under incremental review with OPITO and COGENT:
Further information on any of these qualifications can be requested from SQA’s Business Development & Customer Support Team. Tel: 0303 333 0330 (UK calls), or +44 (0)141 282 6500 (international calls).
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