SVQ in Engineering Maintenance At SCQF Level 6

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This SVQ is suitable for: Individuals who are currently in employment in the engineering industry and wish to obtain a formal qualification. Employees who wish to obtain short, continuing professional development courses. Awards available in Fabrication & Welding, Engineering Maintenance and Mechanical Manufacturing. For Apprenticeship options ( Link ) As the SVQ is a competency based qualification the following applies: You will be allocated an assessor and you will work together to build a portfolio of evidence to show you are competent within the work role. The assessor will visit you at your workplace on a regular basis. The visits will include conducting assessments, planning future assessments, advising on portfolio development and supporting you as required.

Course code



Dumfries Campus


2 1/2 years

Entry Requirements

Individuals should be in a job where they are carrying out relevant tasks and responsibility which allow them to gather evidence to the required level.


Assessments will be ongoing with an Assessor coming out to the workplace to carry out practical observations.

Additional funding information

Apprenticeship funding available, please contact Sharyn Prendiville by phoning 01387 734193 or email to discuss eligibility. Find out more about Modern Apprenticeship opportunities.

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course: Telephone: (01387) 734 199 E-mail:

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