• Minister says YES to enterprising activity

    Through a jointly-funded collaboration between the Scottish Government and the SCQFP, the Young Enterprise Company Programme will now be credit rated. SCQF credit rating is the formal process undertaken for qualifications and learning programmes to b...

    16 APR 2019



  • Mongolian Study Visit

    We recently hosted a delegation of 12 members of staff from a project team representing Mongolia’s Technical and Vocational Education and Training Sector. The main aim of the visit was for the delegation to learn about the SCQF and how it relates to...

    14 MAR 2019



  • SCQFP supporting African villagers to access clean water

    Update: Photo of our water pump included...By investing in watercoolers from AquAid, we are supporting African villagers to access clean water through the Africa Trust. These funds are used to build ‘Elephant Pumps’ one of which is currently being in...

    11 MAR 2019



  • Aileen lending know-how to Macao

    Our CEO, Aileen Ponton, has recently taken up a two-year term of office as Member of the Government of the Macao Special Administrative Region’s newly created Quality Evaluation Panel (QEP).

    07 MAR 2019



  • Recognising Lifelong Learning at Parliamentary Reception

    They say that every day is a school day, so as a means of celebrating the recognition of lifelong learning in Scotland, we hosted an evening reception at Scottish Parliament for Scottish Ministers, MSPs and stakeholders and supporters of the SCQF on...

    28 FEB 2019





  • OPITO becomes an SCQF approved Credit Rating Body

    OPITO has achieved the status of becoming an SCQF approved Credit Rating Body (CRB) through the SCQF Partnership. This allows OPITO to make decisions about the SCQF level and SCQF credit points allocated to qualifications developed to train staff in...

    05 DEC 2018



  • SCQF Schools Newsletter Hitting Desks

    Secondary teachers of Scotland! Look out for the latest edition of the SCQF Schools Newsletter hitting your desk this week. It provides details of publications and resources aimed at helping school staff, pupils, parents and carers understand more a...

    24 OCT 2018



  • SCQF School Ambassador Twitter Competition

    We would like to invite all schools currently enrolled in our School Ambassadors programme to take part in a Twitter competition to run from Thursday 25 October 2018 until Friday 31 May 2019.

    09 OCT 2018