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Welcome to our Inclusive Recruiter Training Area. Here we introduce you to how the SCQF can be used in the recruitment process. By using the SCQF in the recruitment process you offer clarity around the skills, experience and qualifications required to do a job.

Examples of good practice:

❌ Not inclusive: Qualified to HND level (SCQF8) or equivalent in a relevant discipline.

✅ Inclusive: Qualifications or skills and experience to SCQF Level 8 including, for example, HND, Professional Development Award and Diploma of Higher Education.

❌ Not inclusive: Degree or Equivalent.

✅ Inclusive: Qualifications or skills and experience to SCQF Level 9 including, for example Bachelors/Ordinary Degree, Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate, Professional Development Award


❌ Not Inclusive: Minimum 3 Highers 

✅ Inclusive: Educated to SCQF Level 6 with minimum of 72 SCQF Credit Points (These could include: Highers, National Progression Awards, National Certificate in a related subject, Modern or Foundation Apprenticeship)



Training Video

Please watch this short 8 minute training video before testing your knowledge of the SCQF.  You must achieve a 100% result in the knowledge quiz. You can retake the quiz multiple times.

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Thank you for completing this training session. We will be in touch soon regarding next steps meanwhile should you have any additional questions please get in touch with Donnie Wood 

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