Operations and Quality Improvement: Business-Improvement Techniques
This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.
- 3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 18 months
- Current funding band
Up to £4,000 per apprentice.
Warning The funding band maximum for this apprenticeship will change to £4,000 from 01 August 2018More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
- Suitable roles for apprentices
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
- Business Analyst / Lean Manufacturing Specialist / Industrial Engineer / Process Co-ordinator
- Business improvement Co-ordinator / Continuous Improvement Facilitator / Continuous Improvement Champion / Change Implementation Facilitator
- Cell Leader / Production Leader / Assembly Group Leader
- Quality Section Leader / Continuous Improvement Champion (Quality) / Quality Improvement Engineer (Lean Manufacturing)
- Six Sigma Specialist (new product development and Introduction) / Six Sigma Quality and Reliability Co-ordinator
Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:
- NVQ Diploma in Business Improvement Techniques
- NVQ Diploma in Business-Improvement Techniques
Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:
- Diploma in Business Improvement Techniques
- Diploma in Business-Improvement Techniques
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.
- Professional registration
- None specified.