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SCOTTISH VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Qualification Scottish Vocational Qualification at appropriate level SCQF level : na Availability Thurso Work based Start By negotiation Duration By negotiation depending on requirements Career Other relevant courses Curriculum areas Course summary A range of work-based qualifications Course description There are a wide range of SVQs available, many are work-based qualifications, but attendance at one of the college campuses (Thurso, Wick, Dornoch or Alness) may occasionally be required for some of the qualifications. Included are: Beauty Therapy, SVQ Levels 2 and 3 Location: Thurso. Attendance: Day release. Attendance at all other times is at your work place. Content: Advise and consult with clients practical techniques involved teamwork skills and how to support the health, safety & security of the salon environment. Completion of level 2 will make you a qualified beautician. Level 3 includes many of the techniques involved in client treatments: body massage aromatherapy and electrical treatments. Brickwork, SVQ Levels 2 and 3 Location: Thurso. Attendance: 20 weeks in Year One (level 2) as 5 4-week blocks and 14 weeks in Year Two (level 3) as 3 x 4-week and 1 x 2-week block. Attendance at all other times outwith the periods shown is at your placement. Content: Experience of many different types of brick and block building by working on a variety of projects instruction in safe use of machines and power tools construction drawing calculations and communication skills. Carpentry and Joinery, SVQ Levels 2 and 3 Location: Thurso and Alness Attendance: 20 weeks in Year One (level 2) as 5 4-week blocks and 14 weeks in Year Two (level 3) as 3 x 4-week and 1 x 2-week block. Attendance at all other times outwith the periods shown is at your placement. Content: Experience of many different types of joinery by working on a variety of projects instruction in safe use of machines and power tools construction drawing calculations and communication skills. Chef-s Skillseeker Programme, SVQ Level 2 Location: Thurso and Dornoch Attendance: One week in Thurso or Dornoch for induction. Attendance at all other times outwith the period shown is at your placement. Content: The basics of food preparation, with a demonstration by a celebrity chef. Opportunity to transfer to Chef-s Modern Apprenticeship halfway through the programme. Chef-s Modern Apprenticeship, SVQ Levels 2 & 3 Location: Thurso and Dornoch Attendance: Day release. Attendance at all other times outwith the period shown is at your placement. Content: Starting with the basics of food preparation and cooking moving on to learn more about food production and presentation. In Dornoch training is based in the Burghfield House Training Hotel: run as a real working hotel this gives a unique opportunity to gain experience. Children's Care, Learning and Development, SVQ Levels 2 and 3 Location: Thurso. Alness or Wick. Attendance: Drop-in sessions as organised by your SVQ assessor. Attendance at all other times is at your place of work. Content: For Level 2, the work with children could be paid or voluntary. For Level 3 you should hold the Level 2, work with children and have suitable supervisory experience. Drop-in sessions in Alness, Thurso or Wick are available to help you prepare your portfolio. Dry Lining and Finishing , SVQ Level 2 Location: Alness Attendance: 4 x 2-two-week blocks in one academic year. Attendance at all other times outwith the periods shown is at your placement. Content: Experience of hand and machine taping by working on a variety of projects. Electrotechnical Services, SVQ Level 3 Location: Thurso. Attendance: 20 weeks in Year One (level 2) as 5 4-week blocks, and 10 weeks in Year Two (level 3) as 5 2-week blocks. Attendance at all other times outwith the periods shown is at your placement. Content: Knowledge of different types of wiring systems, with the related theories and regulations. Hairdressing , SVQ Levels 2 and 3

SCOTTISH VOCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS Qualification Scottish Vocational Qualification at appropriate level SCQF level : na Availability Thurso Work based Start By negotiation Duration By negotiation depending on requirements Career Other relevant courses Curriculum areas Course summary A range of work-based qualifications Course description There are a wide range of SVQs available, many are...

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