Nigg Skills Academy

On The Job SVQ 3

On successful completion of the SVQ level 2 and candidate will progress to on the job working as an improver and will have time to gain confidence and competence in his skill area.

When the candidate is deemed competent to work on his own then he will be assessed against a level 3 qualification. The qualification will be structured as below.

This phase of the Training can take as little as 14 months to complete for over 20's or the remainder of 4 years for under 20's

Statutory Units Are

  • Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
  • Using and interpreting engineering drawings and documents
  • Working efficiently and effectively in engineering

Optional Craft Units can include

  • Marking out components for metalwork
  • Cutting and shaping materials using portable thermal cutting equipment
  • Cutting materials using saws and abrasive discs
  • Producing and finishing holes using drilling machines
  • Producing platework assemblies
  • Producing Fillet welded joints using a manual welding process
  • Slinging, lifting and moving materials and components

What we do