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SQA News UK 20 October 2020

Revised Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations

The Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations (Construction) – (General Construction) (GN2N 68) finished on 30 September 2020. It has been replaced by the following revised Level 2 NVQ Certificate, which is now available to deliver:

Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations (Construction) – (General Construction)

SQA Group Award code: GR64 66

Ofqual code: 603/6156/6

The revised certificate consists of mandatory core units and optional endorsement units, and includes all endorsements required by CSCS. There is no change to the content or the assessment of the qualification. 

Details of the qualification structure are available from the Qualification Structure tab on the Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations webpage.

What this means for candidates

Candidates who achieve the revised Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations will have their endorsements recognised on their qualifications certificate. Candidates will not be required to complete and submit a side letter to CSCS, or produce any additional evidence of their endorsements, when applying for their CSCS card. CSCS will be able to confirm the candidate’s endorsement details through our awards processing system (APS) and will promptly issue the candidate with their card.

Approvals

Centres that are already approved for the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations (Construction) (General Construction) will be granted approval for the revised NVQ Certificate.

You must update all relevant paperwork to include the new SQA Group Award code or Ofqual code, as applicable, as we need this for external verification purposes.

If you have any questions about this information, please email construction@sqa.org.uk.