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What does SVP stand for?

SVP stands for Specific Vocational Preparation (Department of Labor)

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  • Business, finance, etc.

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Seven rough indicators that are useful in identifying occupational labor shortages are combined to produce indicators of shortages at the national level: * occupational unemployment rates; * change in occupational employment; * change in weekly wages of fulltime workers by occupation; * Bureau of Labor Statistics projections of long-term employment growth by occupation; * replacement demand by occupation; * the number of alien labor certifications granted relative to employment by occupational group; and * specific vocational preparation (as a proxy for skill level).
The most important change in the revised DOT is the addition to each definition of a profile indicating such characteristics as the Specific Vocational Preparation (SVP) required for the occupation.
The Requirements button brings up a screen containing the Specific Vocational Preparation (SVP), General Educational Development (GED), Aptitudes, Physical Demand, Environment, Situations, and Data, People, Things factors.