SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 11

CMI offers a range of qualifications included on the Scottish Credit Qualification Framework (SCQF). The SCQF is the national qualifications framework for lifelong learning in Scotland. It’s a way of comparing the wide range of Scottish qualifications by giving each qualification a level and a number of credit points.

For further details on the framework visit the SCQF website

SCQF overview table detailing how Scottish qualifications compare within the framework

Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) are work-related, vocational qualifications that enable you to learn at your own pace in a way that suits you. They have been designed with the help of employers, which means you're gaining the kind of skills that employers are looking for.

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Qualification Title SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 11
CMI Code SVQ11
Qualification Number (QN) GM6T 51
Credits 60
Accreditation status Live

Typical Units

Assessment is undertaken based on evidence from workplace performance with a Portfolio of Evidence.

Typical Units

Our qualifications are broken down into units that are relevant topics aligned to the level and qualification, typical units:

  • Lead your organisation
  • Manage continuous improvement
  • Identify and evaluate opportunities for innovation and improvement
  • Develop and maintain your professional networks
  • Implement and evaluate strategic business plans

Qualification Benefits


  • Development of core management and leadership skills, relevant for the workplace

  • Developing confidence in managing and leading teams, individuals and processe


  • Developed workforce, aligned to employer’s skills needs

  • Learning in the workplace showing real results

Chartered Manager

Do you strive for excellence?  Do you deliver positive results for your business?  Can you track the link between the two? As a Chartered Manager you’ll join a community of high performing professional managers who are self-aware and skills focused, delivering real value for their business

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Supporting Resources

Completing a CMI qualification offers you more than just academic standing, alongside your qualification you have access to CMI Membership and Support for the duration of your study. This includes access to digital learning resources through ManagementDirect, our Careers Development Centre (CDC) and much more. We’ve pulled together all the key additional learning resources together for your studies.

Ready to start learning? Find an Approved CMI Centre near you today.

Partners and Centres

CMI is here to help your business grow, together increasing the number and standard of professionally qualified managers.

As the only Chartered Awarding Organisation of Management and Leadership qualifications, we offer you a respected and recognised brand, with a portfolio of high quality, internationally recognised, research-led, future-ready qualifications, programmes and endorsement.

As a CMI Centre or Training Provider, you have access to additional qualification resources to assist with the assessments of the qualifications for your Learners through MyCMI. Here, you'll be able to access assignment briefs, assessment booklets, and marking sheets among other important resources.

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