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A Guide to NVQs for Business

A Guide to NVQs for Business

National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) can offer a range of benefits to your business – they are nationally recognised qualifications covering almost all occupations, from customer service all the way up to business management. Because of this, even the smallest firms can benefit from NVQs in some way; most will have some staff who could benefit from a customer service-based NVQ, at least. What can NVQs offer my business? Essentially, NVQs can measure whether someone has the competence to do their job according to a set of standards, which are based on work performance. These standards are agreed and set according to industry, and are generally measured in different modules or ‘units’, each representing a different area of work performance. For example, the core units for the ‘Health and... »