Network Construction Operations (Water): Mainlaying (Self Lay)

SQA offers the SVQ 2 in Network Construction Operations (Water): Mainlaying (Self Lay) at SCQF level 5.

This SVQ is based on the National Occupational Standards (NOS) set and published by the Sector Skills Council for the sector, Energy and Utility Skills.

The standards provide an accurate and detailed definition of what candidates must know, understand and be able to do. This SVQ will enable those working in this sector to develop the knowledge and skills required to demonstrate competence in their job role.


Centres without devolved authority require to come forward for approval and should contact SQA’s Business Development Team for guidance.

Assessors and verifiers must be able to meet SQA’s general requirements for technical/occupational competence as outlined in theSystems and Qualification Approval Guide (510 KB).

Qualification content and delivery tools

Information about the qualification(s)

Qualification Structure

National Occupational Standards

Unit information for this qualification is available on our Accredited Qualification Unit Search.

Awarding partnership arrangements

This award is jointly awarded with Central Awarding Body for the Water Industry

Modern Apprenticeship

This Award is also part of the Modern Apprenticeship in Water Industries L3

Information about delivery, assessment, quality assurance and support material

Assessment strategy

Assessor's guidelines

Title/Download Level Publication Code Edition
Network Construction Operations (Water) levels 2 and 3 (2 MB) 2 and 3 DB6007 Version 1 - December 2011

Candidate Guidance and Portfolio

Useful links

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