SVQ in Plant Operations Extractives at SCQF level 5

QFI Approved Assessment Centres that deliver this programme:

To achieve this qualification candidates must successfully complete 5 units to include:

  • 4 mandatory units
  • 1 optional unit

Additional units are available; these are not however required to complete the qualification.

For further information about this qualification see the Qualification Handbook: QFI Plant Ops Extractives Qual Handbook

Signposting of Workplace Core Skills to this qualification can be found here: SIGNPOSTING OF WORKPLACE CORE SKILLS TO THE NOS FOR Plant Operations Extractives

Group A - Mandatory Units: Candidates must complete 4 Units from this group
Unit TitlesSCQF levelSCQF credits
Conform to General Workplace Safety and Security63
Monitor and Maintain Environmental Conditions in Your Area of Responsibility53
Conform to Efficient Working Practices54
Prepare Plant Prior to Operational Performance43
Optional Units: Candidates must complete 1 Units from group B below:
Group B: 1 Unit required
Unit titlesSQF levelSCQF credits
Operate Plant to Extract58
Operate Plant to Excavate513
Operate Plant to Construct or Form513
Operate Plant to Receive and Transport Loads58
Operate Mobile Elevated Work Platforms58
Operate Plant to Lay and Distribute413
Operate Plant to Compact55
Operate Plant to Lift and Transfer410
Group C: Additional Units available if required:
Unit TitlesSCQF levelSCQF credits
Arrange and Secure Loads for Transportation48
Operate Plant Attachments44