SVQ Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) at SCQF Level 6

Course Code: GF5N 23
SQA Level: 3
SCQF Level: 6
Mode of Study: Part time/in the workplace
Length of Study: Dependent on employment demands
Entry Requirements: Please see entry requirements page


Occupational Works Supervisors are responsible for overseeing the health, safety and welfare of site workers. They also focus on developing and maintaining good working relationships, as well as coordinating and organising work operations.

Candidates will be assessed on their ability to ensure that all activities meet the standards required, health and safety regulations are followed and the Occupational method of work is adhered to.

Candidate’s will be assessed to the industry recognised National Occupational Standards (NOS) that have been developed by the Sector Skills Council (SSC).

Pass Requirements

Complete 7 Units, including 5 Mandatory units.

Programme Content

Mandatory Units

Confirm Work Activities and Resources for the Work
Develop and Maintain Good Working Relationships
Confirm the Occupational Method of Work
Implement and Maintain Health, Safety and Welfare
Co-ordinate and Organise Work Operations

Optional units

Allocate and Monitor the Use of Plant and Equipment
Monitor Progress against Work Schedules
Confirm Work Meets Quality Standards
Implement Procedures to Support Team’s Performance
Co-ordinate and Confirm the Dimensional Requirements of the Work
Contribute to the Circulation of Information