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

Update on Adult Achievement Awards

By Marian Docherty, Depute Principal – Newbattle Abbey College The Adult Achievement Awards were launched at Newbattle Abbey College in May 2015 by Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning, who described the awards as a ‘global first’ … Continued

Dominika’s Story

Rathbone Training is a UK-wide youth charity that helps young people to transform their lives through learning. The OneLife programme was credit rated in January 2011 at SCQF Level 3 with 16 SCQF credit points. It is a series of 8 … Continued

Exam Results Live Stream with Young Scot

Following on from SQA Exam Results Day on the 4th of August we were invited by Young Scot to take part in a live steam Q&A session. Anthony O’Reilly, Project Officer here at the SCQF Partnership joined Heather Minto, Digital … Continued

Update to Information Leaflet for S2-S6 students

Towards the end of 2014 we got together with a group of young people via Young Scot to review the look and content of some of our SCQF publications, this included ’Achievement Counts’ – the information leaflet aimed at students in … Continued