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SVQ level 3 Engineering Maintenance Introduction to the Qualification


What is this qualification?

These qualifications are Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ). They involves the skills and knowledge needed for occupations in Engineering Maintenance including the, ability to organise work and identify and prevent problems. SVQs are based on national occupational standards, which apprentices must meet to be competent in a particular task. The achievement of SVQs will encourage an employee to value their contribution to the workplace, and it will develop their skills and potential within the engineering maintenance field.

Who are these qualifications for?

• Individuals who need recognition of their competence in one or more of a wide variety of engineering maintenance activities and also need a nationally recognised qualification at SVQ level 3

• Candidates who are undertaking a SEMTA modern apprenticeship

• Those who are working in an engineering environment and would like to work towards a relevant SVQ Level 3 qualification,

• Those who are new to the engineering sector but are looking for a career change and wish to

develop new skills within the industry.

What do these qualifications cover?

The skills and knowledge in one or more of a wide variety of engineering maintenance activities


• Mechanical,

• Electrical,

• Electronic,

• Fluid Power,

• Engineered Systems,

• Services Maintenance,

• Lift Servicing,

• Lift Repair,

• Communications Electronics

• Servicing Medical Equipment

• Instrumentation and Control