SVQ in Management at SCQF Level 9

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 9
Qualification Number (QN) GM6R 49
Credits 63
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:

  • Develop operational plans
  • Provide leadership for your area of responsibility
  • Develop and sustain productive working relationships with stakeholders
  • Manage business processes
  • Plan change
  • Manage people’s performance at work

Qualification Benefits


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

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


  • 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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