NHSSCOTLAND EDUCATION PATHWAYS

ESTATES & FACILITIES PATHWAYS

ESTATES SERVICES

(TRADES-SPECIFIC)

Estates Services employs a wide range of staff, all of whom are vital to the smooth running of healthcare properties and services.

Support workers, maintenance workers, fire safety officers, estates officers, directors of facilities and many more all contribute to making sure that NHSScotland buildings and estates are well-maintained and safe to use.

TRADE-SPECIFIC ROLES: SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

ELECTRICIAN

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

NC Electrical Engineering

ENGINEER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

JOINER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

PDA Carpentry & Joinery

PLUMBER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

PAINTER & DECORATOR

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

PLASTERER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

BRICKLAYER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

TILER

REQUIRED LEARNING: Estates Workbook

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR ALL ROLES

GENERAL LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT QUALIFICATIONS

SVQ Team Leading at SCQF level 5

ILM Leadership and Team Skills

For a more detailed explanation of the work-related qualifications listed within the pathway e.g. NPA, SVQ, HNC/HND, NC and PDA please refer to The NHS Education for Scotland publication The Well Qualified Workforce.

NHS Education for Scotland

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West Port   
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You can copy or reproduce the information in this document for use within NHSScotland and for non-commercial educational purposes. Use of this document for commercial purposes is permitted only with the written permission of NES.

NHS Education for Scotland

Westport 102  
West Port   
Edinburɡh EH3 9DN

T: 0131 656 3200

Estates Services employs a wide range of staff, all of whom are vital to the smooth running of healthcare properties and services.

Support workers, maintenance workers, fire safety officers, estates officers, directors of facilities and many more all contribute to making sure that NHSScotland buildings and estates are well-maintained and safe to use

ELECTRICIAN

SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

NC Electrical Engineering

ENGINEER

JOINER

SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

PDA Carpentry & Joinery

PLUMBER

PAINTER & DECORATOR

PLASTERER

BRICKLAYER

SPECIALIST QUALIFICATIONS

Advanced Certificate in Bricklaying

TILER

GENERAL LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT QUALIFICATIONS

SVQ Team Leading at SCQF level 5

ILM Leadership and Team Skills