Independent training organisations

Root Definition

Provide education and training on MBA approaches, responding to particular needs, to develop the skills in MBA approaches


MBA teachers
Commissioning organisations (e.g. NHS)
General public


Commissioning organisations
General public


Transforms students into trained MBA teachers.
Transforms need for MBA teaching into delivered MBA teaching.


MBAs have a growing demand that needs to be met in a professional way


Some are independent, some are an offshoot of a commissioning organisation (e.g. NHS).


MBA teachers
Commissioners of MBA courses
Media, who provide the majority of publicity
Financial climate, that limits funding.

Relavent Subsystems


Contribution to the problem situation

Record keeping and data management is not generally taught as part of the syllabus (though it may be an implicit component of some professional issues modules).
Researchers may have limited awareness of what data is available nationally.