• 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



  • Is that on the SCQF...? Comedy & Confidence

    In the fifth of a new series of blogs, we look at some of the more unusual programmes that are on the SCQF. Read on to find out more about the Comedy & Confidence™ DirectDevitt Awards from Anna Devitt, CEO/Founder of Comedy & Confidence™.

    06 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



  • Scottish Apprenticeship Week 4 to 8 March

    The countdown is on for Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2019 from 4 to 8 March. Skills Development Scotland aims to make this year’s #ScotAppWeek the best yet, with the help of employers, apprentices, industry bodies, learning providers, colleges, uni...

    18 FEB 2019



  • Is that on the SCQF...? PSYV Award

    In the fourth of our popular series of blogs, we explore some of the more unusual programmes that are on the SCQF. Find out more about the Police Scotland Youth Volunteering Award from Jan Holburn, Training Quality Assurance Coordinator at Scottish P...

    05 FEB 2019





  • Building Confidence with My Skills, My Future

    My Skills, My Future aims to support individuals by identifying the skills they have gained through informal learning such as a hobby or part time job and benchmark these to the SCQF so they can see the level of their learning and start to make a pla...

    10 JAN 2019