Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding

Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding

SQA offers Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding at Level 2.

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

Approval

Centres with devolved authority for approval should use their own internal approval process.

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 the Systems and Qualification Approval Guide.

Where can you take this course?

Qualification content and delivery tools

Current

Information about the qualification(s)

Qualification Structure

The SVQ Accessing Operations and Rigging (Construction): Scaffolding at SCQF level 5 consists of eight mandatory units.

For details of the Units making up the SVQ, please refer to the Qualification Structure.

National Occupational Standards

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

Core Skills signposting

Modern Apprenticeships

This SVQ is a mandatory component in the SCQF Level 5 Construction-Civil Engineering and Specialist Sector Modern Apprenticeship. 

SQA also offers the following components of this Apprenticeship:

Unit Title

SCQF 3

SCQF 4

SCQF 5

SCQF 6

Core Skills: Communication

F425 04

F426 04

F427 04

F428 04

Core Skills: Numeracy

F429 04

F42A 04

F42B 04

F42C 04

Core Skills: Information and Communication Technology

F42D 04

F42E 04

F42F 04

F42G 04

Core Skills: Problem Solving

F42H 04

F42J 04

F42K 04

F42L 04

Core Skills: Working with Others

F42M 04

F42N 04

F42P 04

F42R 04

 

Information about delivery, assessment, quality assurance and support material

Lapsing

Information about the qualification(s)

Qualification Structure

This qualification is now in its lapsing period and will finish on 31/08/19.

Centres should note:

  • The qualification will be deleted from the relevant catalogue
  • The qualification’s content and delivery tools will remain on SQA’s website until 31/08/19 at which point they will be removed and archived
  • No new centres may be approved to offer the qualification
  • No candidates can be entered for the qualification
  • Centres should ensure candidates complete the qualification and results are submitted to SQA before 31/08/19
  • Scaffolding Structure GF7422 (46 KB)

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 Scottish Building Apprenticeship and Training Council and Construction Industry Training Board-Construction Skills.

Modern Apprenticeships

This qualification is also part of the Construction-Civil Engineering and Specialist Sector Level 2.

Information about delivery, assessment, quality assurance and support material

Assessment strategy

Assessor's guidelines

Candidate Guidance and Portfolio

Internal Assessment Reports

2012 Internal Assessment Reports

2010 Internal Assessment Reports

2009 Internal Assessment Reports

 

 

Useful links

mappIT logo Skills Development Scotland Logo CITB Logo LDB Logo