SVQ in Business & Administration SCQF Level 8

SVQs in Business and Administration are designed to equip those working in business and administration with the skills and knowledge they need to demonstrate competence in their job role.

Duration - 1 year

Cost - £1000

SCQF Level 8 candidates will normally be managers with responsibility for staff and/or financial or other resources.

  • What the course includes

    Mandatory units cover:

    • Managing and being accountable for own performance
    • Managing work and communication in a business environment

    There are a wide range of optional units including

    • Business support services
    • Project management
    • Managing business resources
    • Innovation and change
    • Managing information and data
    • Customer service and communication

Why choose this course?

As assessment is normally carried out in the workplace this minimises any time learners would need to be away from their work and allows candidates to generate evidence based on the actual work they are carrying out.

You will be assigned a highly experienced assessor to work with you on an individual basis. This assessor will support you build a portfolio of evidence demonstrating your knowledge and competence in this sector.

  • Where will it lead?

    SVQs in Business Administration could provide progression to higher-level SVQs as your job role develops and changes

    The Level 8 award could provide progression to:

    • HNC/HND in Business, Administration or a related area
    • PDA in Business or Administration
    • SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 8

Interview arrangements

Please contact the Workforce Development department who will assess suitability of this qualification based on job role and experience at workforcedevelopment@west-lothian.ac.uk or by calling 01506 427538.

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