Business Improvement Techniques NVQ Level 2Course Code: BTDN2 Learning Aim Code: 50065907 Full-time / Part-time: Part-Time Duration: 6-8 months Campus: In-company
Is this the right course for me?
By involving employees in the improvement of business efficiency, BIT encourages a company culture that is focused on the benefits of continuous improvement, as well as ensuring a safer, more organised workplace.
The NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Business Improvement Techniques (BIT) is a blend of classroom-based training supporting underpinning knowledge and a workplace competency-based qualification, ensuring you understand the concepts of Lean Manufacturing and can contribute to the implementation of business improvement within your job role to certified health and safety regulations.
BIT qualifications complement those already gained, but are equally appropriate as first qualifications. They are intended to maximise an organisation’s profit and revenue by the elimination of waste and the creation of flow through the business by reducing cost and variation. They are also intended to improve responsiveness by making more effective use of people and physical assets.
What will I learn?
During this course you will study:
- Application of workplace organisation techniques
- Application of continuous improvement techniques (Kaizen)
- Development of visual management systems
- Organisational safety requirements
- Effective team working
What skills will I gain?
By studying this course you will:
- Learn about health and safety
- Improve your team working skills
- Learn about workplace organisation.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in the workplace and will be required to be involved in training room scenarios to prepare you for workplace application and enable you to achieve by contributing to improvement activities. The training is delivered in organisational teams. You and the assessor will discuss the available modules and decide on the best combination to meet your needs and the needs of the organisation.
What can I do next?
After successfully completing this course, you could progress onto: • A Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Business Improvement Techniques or an NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Business Improvement Techniques
What are the Entry Requirements?
There are no entry qualifications or age limits required to undertake the qualification; unless this is a legal requirement of the process or the environment. Learners are initially assessed in Functional Skills (Maths and English) if they do not currently hold GCSE Maths and English grade A* - C. Assessment is open to any learner who has the potential to achieve the assessment criteria set out in the qualification and can be applied to all businesses and business situations.