What is it?
The Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ 5) in Construction Senior Management at SCQF level 11 allows candidates to demonstrate competence in their area of work and expertise and is intended for Senior Construction Managers, Contracts Managers, Project Managers and Directors within the construction sector
This SVQ includes managing project processes, managing teams, recruiting, selecting, and retaining people, and allocating work to team members. It also covers quality assurance and providing advice and judgement in construction management.
This qualification gives access to full chartered membership of the CIOB (MCIOB).
As well as leading meetings to achieve objectives, representing your area of responsibility in meetings, and developing yourself and others in construction management are the main points. SVQs are based on National Occupational Standards.