SVQ2 in Team Leading

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Organise and monitor your team’s work, manage your own resources, build strong working relationships

Who is this qualification for?

Team leaders, who are responsible for their team’s performance. Learn more about the role, pick up some technical knowledge and build their experience to improve their performance.
Results for you
  • Lead a team with confidence
  • Know exactly what your role involves
  • Manage your team’s performance
  • Build good relationships in and with your team
  • Get a nationally recognised qualification to prove your abilities
Impact for your employer
  • Qualified team leaders with an excellent understanding of the role
  • Better relationships in teams
  • Proper implementation of your health and safety programmes
  • A broad range of optional units – qualification can be tailored to your organisation’s learning and development needs
Focus on the skills you need

There are four mandatory and two optional units in this qualification. The four mandatory units are:
  • Manage your own resources
  • Develop productive working relationships with your colleagues
  • Allocate and check work in your team
  • Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety
The optional units include units focus on developing your leadership skills, encouraging innovation in your team, dealing with difficult issues like poor performance, and improving the way your team deals with customer services issues. Work with your employer or training provider to map units to your role, needs and skills gaps.

Full qualification details

Not Applicable

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Qualification level
Credit Value

The range of credits a learner must undertake to gain this qualification

37 - 52

Details of the qualification, learning time involved and criteria a learner must satisfy

Learners must complete the mandatory units to gain their SVQ and are able to customise their development by choosing 2 additional units from the range of 10 available optional units

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