SVQ in Temporary Traffic Management at SCQF Level 5

Course Code: GM6N 45
SCQF Level: 5
Mode of Study: Part time/in the workplace
Length of Study: Dependent on employment demands
Entry Requirements: Please see entry requirements page


Traffic management operatives use a variety of skills every day to ensure the safe and effective repairs can be carried out on roads and motorways. Completing this SVQ enables candidates to prove that they have the practical skills and knowledge required to safely and correctly set up signing, lighting and guarding for works on the Highways.

Competence is demonstrated by supplying on-the-job evidence which meets the criteria set out in the National Occupational Standards (NOS).

Pass Requirements

Complete 4 Units, including 3 Mandatory Units

Programme Content

Mandatory Units

Maintain temporary traffic management equipment
Conform to general workplace health, safety and welfare
Conform to productive work practices

Optional units

Install, maintain and remove static temporary traffic management on motorways and high speed dual carriageways
Implement, monitor and remove mobile traffic management on motorways and dual carraigeways
Install, maintain and remove temporary traffic management on urban and rural roads