Business Improvement Techniques (Process Improvement)

Business Improvement Techniques (Process Improvement)

SQA offers Business Improvement techniques (Process Improvement) at Levels 2 and 3.

These SVQs are based on the National Occupational Standards (NOS) set and published by the Sector Skills Council for the sector, Semta.

The standards provide an accurate and detailed definition of what candidates must know, understand and be able to do.  These SVQs will enable those working in this sector to develop the knowledge and skills required to demonstrate competence in their job role.

Both qualifications are now in their lapsing period. The SVQ at SCQF level 5 will finish on 31/03/2019 and the SVQ at SCQF level 6 will finish on 31/03/2021. Please refer to the qualification structure section for further information.

Qualification content and delivery tools

Information about the qualification(s)

Qualification Structure

BIT Process Improvement Structure at Level 2 (G9XH 22) (70 KB)

This qualification is now in its lapsing period and will finish on 31/03/2019. Centres should note:

  • The qualification will be deleted from the relevant catalogue
  • The qualification’s content and delivery tools will remain on SQA’s website until 31/03/2019 at which point they will be removed and archived
  • No new centres may be approved to offer the qualification
  • No candidates can be entered for the qualification
  • Centres should ensure candidates complete the qualification and results are submitted to SQA before 31/03/2019.

BIT Process Improvement Structure at Level 3 (G9XJ 23) (82 KB)

This qualification is now in its lapsing period and will finish on 31/03/2021. Centres should note:

  • The qualification will be deleted from the relevant catalogue
  • The qualification’s content and delivery tools will remain on SQA’s website until 31/03/2021 at which point they will be removed and archived
  • No new centres may be approved to offer the qualification
  • No candidates can be entered for the qualification

Centres should ensure candidates complete the qualification and results are submitted to SQA before 31/03/2021.

National Occupational Standards

Unit information for this qualification is available on our Accredited Qualification Unit Search.

Leaflets

Modern Apprenticeship

This Award is also part of the Modern Apprenticeship in Technical Apprenticeship in Engineering

Information about delivery, assessment, quality assurance and support material

Assessment strategy

Assessor's guidelines

Blank Recording Forms

Level: 2 and 3
Publication: DB5370/2
Edition: June 2015
Downloads: Business Improvement Techniques at levels 2 and 3 (696 KB)

Candidate Guidance and Portfolio

Useful Links

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