SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 7 (8385)

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2022
Important notice: this qualification will close to new registrations on 31st May 2022.  Certifications can still be made until 31st May 2026. 

This qualification will give you the skills and confidence to handle a range of management tasks – such as planning, allocating and monitoring work, or supporting and motivating your team.
This qualification is ideal if you are in your first management role, or have management responsibilities but no formal training. It will also support first-line managers who need to lead people through organisational pressures such as change or budget cuts.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • Scotland

Interested in delivering this qualification?

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

There are four mandatory and three optional units in this qualification. The four mandatory units are:

  • Develop your knowledge, skills and competence
  • Lead your team
  • Manage people’s performance at work
  • Provide healthy, safe, secure and productive working environments and practices

Then, choose three optional units. These include units that focus on the skills to encourage innovation, plan and implement change, develop productive working relationships, deal with recruitment, manage a budget or a project, and help to improve or solve problems with customer service. Work with your employer or training provider to map units to your role, needs and skills gaps.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

Learners may progress into the following qualifications:

  • SVQ in Management at SCQF 9
  • SVQ in Management at SCQF 11
What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

You will deliver these qualifications according to National Occupational Standards set by by Qualifications for Industry (QFI)

You'll assess the qualifications using portfolio of evidence at a centre or in your learner's workplace.

You must ensure all learners can access a realistic workplace environment and all the equipment they need to achieve occupational standards.

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.


SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 7 (8385-03)
Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2022

SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 7

  • Accreditation No: GN1E47 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: SVQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 47 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable The total time for the qualification
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/05/2026 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued
  • Qualification fees in the UK: £100.00 Our typical price is the one that is most often paid by a centre for a completed learner. Some prices are made up of multiple charging points so action like taking difference units or specialisms to complete and resitting assessments may mean the cost for some learners differs.

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Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form