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Consultation for the draft E-business SCS Supplement for Import & Export Industry

The draft E-business Specification of Competency Standards (SCS) Supplement prepared by the Import & Export Industry Training Advisory is now ready for industry consultation during the two-month consultation period from 5 August to 5 October 2022. The draft SCS Supplement (Chinese version only) can be downloaded here.

Industry stakeholders wishing to express your views on the draft SCS Supplement are welcome to complete and submit the online questionnaire (Chinese version only) by 5 October 2022.

The draft E-business SCS Supplement for the Import & Export industry comprises the competency standards required for the industry to develop e-business. It covers 4 functional areas and consists of 42 Units of Competency (UoCs). The distribution of UoCs by their respective QF level is as follows.

Functional Areas QF Levels Total
(Common UoCs)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Total

(Common UoCs included)
0 3 7 28 11 11 0 60

Total

(Excluding common UoCs)
0 2 5 20 8 7 0 42
Digital Marketing 0 0 2 11 3 5 0 21
(6)
Operation & Planning 0 1 2 5 5 4 0 17
(9)
E-transaction Management 0 2 2 6 0 0 0 10
(8)
E-commerce Technology Management 0 0 1 6 3 2 0 12
(9)





SCS for the Import & Export Industry (the 1st Edition)
Distribution of UoCs at different levels

The Specification of Competency Standards (SCS) for the Import and Export Industry mainly comprises the competency standards required for the present operations and the future developments of the industry. It consists of 189 Units of Competency (UoCs) which are distributed into 7 major functional areas at various levels.

Full Version

Functional Area QF Level Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
  2 16 41 86 37 6 1 189*
Finance 0 2 4 14 2 1 0 23
Warehousing and Logistics 1 4 13 12 5 1 0 36
Sales and Merchandising 0 1 11 36 9 1 0 58
Operations Management 1 1 5 13 9 1 0 30
Shipping Documents and Management 0 8 7 2 0 0 0 17
Quality Management 0 0 1 6 4 0 0 11
Strategic Management 0 0 0 3 8 2 1 14