The Scottish Wholesale Association has been approached by JB Management which has funding available for Modern Apprenticeships & Scottish Government-funded SVQs for employees.

This funding is only available until 27th March so please act quickly if you are interested.

Skills Development Scotland is funding SVQs that would normally cost £1000-£2500 depending on the level/qualification.

JB Management can also pay the candidate/employer a registration bonus of £500 and a completion bonus of £500 for all candidates who commence an SVQ by Wednesday,  27th March 2013.

If you have any employees who meet the criteria below, or are able to employ an MA, JB Management would welcome the opportunity to act as your assessment provider for the duration of the SVQ.


16-19 age group

  • Business Administration Level 3
  • Warehousing & Storage Level 2


20-24 age group

  • Warehousing & Storage Level 2
  • Logistics Operations Management Level 3
  • Level 2 (Knowledge in a significant range of varied work activities)
  • Level 3 (Knowledge in a broad range of varied work activities performed in a
  • wide variety of contexts)
  • Level 4 (Knowledge in a broad range of complex, technical or professional
  • work activities)
  • Level 5 (Personal accountabilities for analysis, diagnosis, design,
  • planning, execution and evaluation)

Please note that JB Management delivers most of its SVQ assessment using City & Guilds' online 'Learning Assistant' which minimises employee downtime.

Please get in touch directly with Peter McLean at JB Management (Scotland) Ltd on 01292 886664 or 07716 735964.