Diploma in Supervision of Port and Maritime Operations at QCF level 3
The Diploma in Supervision of Port and Maritime Operations at QCF level 3 will develop knowledge and skills in areas such as providing leadership for your team in logistics operations and promoting and maintaining health, safety and security in a port.
Purpose and Recognition
Why deliver this qualification
This qualification offers centres flexibility and choice because of the comprehensive range of optional Units.
This Diploma in Supervision of Ports and Maritime at QCF level 3 can be offered in any of the following modes:
- part-time (eg day-release)
Who does this qualification suit
This qualification is suitable for a wide range of candidates including:
- people in employment who wish to enhance their career prospects
As with all SQA qualifications, entry is at the discretion of the centre.
L3 Diploma in Shipping and Maritime Operations GA6G 57
HNC/D Nautical Studies G8F5 15/G8E8 16
The approval of this qualification is not devolved to centres.
Interested centres should contact SQA’s Business Development Team if they wish to become approved for this qualification.
Assessors and verifiers must be able to meet SQA’s general requirements for technical/occupational competence as outlined in the Guide to Approval.
How to assess
Ongoing course assessment will apply. Each Unit specification gives detailed information on the Evidence Requirements and approaches to assessment for the Unit.
Where can you take this course?
Qualification content and delivery tools
The Diploma in Supervision of Port and Maritime Operations at QCF level 3 requires the learner to complete three mandatory Units (13 QCF credit points) and seven optional Units (29 QCF credit points).
Group Award code: GK7V 57 (42 QCF credit points)
For information on the structure of this qualification, please refer to the Qualification Structure.
- Port Operations Assessment Strategy (3.68 MB)
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