Business update - March 2020 | Pearson qualifications

Business update - March 2020

20 March 2020

An update on all that is new in the Business and Administration sector.

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This year, SASE Apprenticeship frameworks are being switched off. After 31 July 2020, you will no longer be able to start new apprentices on the Level 2 SASE Framework in Business Administration.

Pearson is here to help you with a range of products and services to support your replacement Level 2 provision in Business Administration.

Our Apprenticeship Standards offer:

We provide a comprehensive range of apprenticeship products and services which will support you in your on-programme and end-point assessment delivery needs to meet your apprenticeship requirements:

Our qualifications

In addition to our Apprenticeship Standards offer, we have a range of stand-alone qualifications developed in consultation with industry. These are specific to the Business Administrative sector and are eligible for 2019/20 funding where applicable.

Find out more about our qualifications

Pearson Learning Hub

The Learning Hub provides bite-sized and mobile-optimised learning programmes, which support apprenticeships, employee development and skills training. It includes workplace behaviours and skills as well as our First Line Management learning programme.

Find out more about Pearson Learning Hub

Our Level 2 Business Administration guide provides further details on our Apprenticeship Standards offering as well as our range of stand-alone qualifications and learning programmes.

Read the guide (PDF, 4.0 MB)

Want to know more?

If you’d like help or advice on our Business Administration Apprenticeship offer, please get in contact with your Business Development Manager or email.

Retirement of Business Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs)

As per our communication in February’s Insight, the following Pearson Business SVQs expired without replacement as indicated below.

Qualification title

Accreditation number

Registration end date

Certification end date

SVQ 1 Customer Service at SCQF level 4

GK8L 21



SVQ 2 Business and Administration at SCQF level 5

GL11 22



SVQ 2 Customer Service at SCQF level 5

GL00 22



SVQ 3 Business and Administration at SCQF level 6

GL12 23



SVQ 3 Customer Service  at SCQF level 6

GL01 23



SVQ 4 Customer Service at SCQF level 8

GK8M 24




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