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SVQ IN MANAGEMENT AT SCQF LEVEL 9

  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 9
  • Course Type:   Work Based Learning (SVQs)

SVQ IN MANAGEMENT AT SCQF LEVEL 9

The Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) in Management at SCQF level 9 allows candidates to demonstrate competence in job-related skills in their particular area of work and expertise.


These qualifications have been designed in partnership with industry and SQA to ensure relevance to the sector.
Upon successful completion, learners will gain an international recognised qualification which guarantees that they have the skills, knowledge and abilities required to carry out their role successfully.

 

This qualification is jointly awarded with the Chartered Institute of Management (CMI)

Start Date:  Flexible
Time: N/A
Duration: 1 Year 
Cost: £750

 

  • What the course includes

    SVQs in Management are designed to equip those working as middle managers to demonstrate competence in their job role.

    Mandatory units cover

    • Develop operational plans
    • Provide Leadership
    • Develop and sustain working relationships
    • Manage Business processes

     

    There are a wide range of optional units including

    • Change management
    • Project management
    • Recruiting
    • Supporting learning and development
    • Resource management
    • Auditing, and
    • Communication
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Why study 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.

Candidates who are registered for SVQ in Management at SCQF level 9 are able to take advantage of 12 months free studying membership of CMI.

Application

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

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    Candidates can progress from the Level 4 SVQ Management at SCQF level 9 third year BA in Business Management. The progression route for each candidate will depend on their job role and level of responsibility.

Interview arrangements

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

This course can also be delivered under the Business Administration Modern Apprenticeship framework.

To find out more about a Modern Apprentice opportunity, please contact lmacdonald@west-lothian.ac.uk or by calling 01506 427538

Fees, Finance and Funding

PFG funding is available for this course. Find out more by visiting our student funding page

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