Modern Apprenticeship and the SCQF: Jonathan’s story

Jonathan Campbell is the winner of Scotland’s Modern Apprentice Ambassador of the year 2015. He undertook his Modern Apprenticeship in web design with NS Design Ltd and achieved a qualification at SCQF Level 6 (Diploma for Telecoms and IT Professionals). … Continued

Modern Apprenticeships on the SCQF

By Pauline Sutton, Project Officer at SCQF Partnership  MA means different things to different people depending on the context you’re working in.  In fact I found a listing of 138 different definitions of the acronym but for the purpose of … Continued

More on Adult Achievement Awards

Following the successful credit rating of the Adult Achievement Awards in December 2014, a formal launch of the project and pilot phase took place at Newbattle Abbey College in May 2015. Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning … Continued

SCQF School Ambassadors Programme

Past research has shown that levels of understanding and use of the SCQF varies considerably between schools, learning communities, staff and learners across the country.  Some schools have a very good understanding of it while other schools admit to having … Continued

Free Employers Information Event, Dumfries

      The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) has been developed to help employers, learners and the general public understand the full range of Scottish qualifications, how qualifications relate to each other and to other forms of learning, … Continued

Employers: How the SCQF can work for you

By Julie Cavanagh, Manager SCQF Partnership Scotland is a country high in skills but this does not always translate into enhanced economic performance. In these times of economic uncertainty it is vital that organisations have the right people in the … Continued

Update on Employer Engagement

SCQFP is working on several fronts to raise the profile of the Framework with employers by demonstrating its versatility and benefits in terms of workforce development. During 2014/15 two significant projects are underway. The first builds on an article in … Continued

SCQF Conference 2015: Introducing Jamie Andrew

The SCQF: An Unexpected Journey Conference takes place in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow on Thursday 19 February and has an innovative Programme providing insights into the past, present and future of the SCQF in Scotland and beyond.  We have … Continued