Aquaculture SVQ2

What is special about this course?

This course is aimed at those who work in the fish farming industry, carrying out the daily husbandry duties on either a freshwater or marine site. The SVQ Aquaculture level 2 is a recognised qualification which has been designed by the industry. It can be used as part of your progression within the student's place of work and is particularly useful for those without any formal qualifications in aquaculture. It offers the candidate the opportunity to demonstrate the skills they have learnt, and also fill any gaps in their knowledge and understanding of the fish farm industry.

Entry requirements

Candidates need to be employed in a fish farm with at least three months experience.

How will I study my course?

  • Flexible
  • Work based

How long will my course last?

Rolling entry

Where can I study my course?

    • Work Based

Start date



For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

What can I do on completion of my course?

Progression onto SVQ Level 3 Aquaculture.

Is there more information available online?

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What our students, graduates and staff say

Training through the SVQ level 2 has turned my job into a career and I wish to progress within the company as far as my abilities will allow me. SVQ’s have given me the confidence and the capabilities to hopefully achieve these goals.

Apply for Aquaculture SVQ2

To apply for this course, download the application form and return to the Admissions Team.
If you have any questions please contact 01463 273480

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

Applications to be made by employers through the Business Solutions Team at Inverness College UHI. The Team can be also be contacted for further course information on 01463 273666.

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