Boat builders from around Scotland, the City of Glasgow College & SEMTA, the Engineering Skills Council, in co-operation with British Marine have developed the new Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ), which will be available for delivery from 2018.
Design of the structure and content of the new qualification included significant consultation with industry and reflects the current skills needs of the sector.
Click here to look at the SVQ Pathways diagram.
Future aspirations will be to include the new qualification in a Modern Apprenticeship Framework and programme for the Industry. It is planned the Scottish Modern Apprenticeship Framework development will begin in early 2018.