What are competencies?

Competencies are skills and qualities that are necessary, or desirable, for an employee to possess to effectively carry out a particular role.

They can therefore be used as benchmarks to assess how skilled an individual is to carry out a particular role.

Competencies are often broken down in to:

Both Technical and Non-Technical skills can be a combination of behaviours, skills and underpinning knowledge.

Competency Frameworks

A Competency Framework is a structure that defines the competencies required for the various roles across an organisation.

Competency Management


Competency Management Systems