As a Learner, Parent/Carer, or Veteran of the armed forces the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) helps you to understand qualifications, to recognise the levels of learning and to plan your learning journey. Choose from the options below to get started.

Secondary School Pupils

Helpful information for students S2-S6 

Support for School Learners

16+ Learners

Helpful information for learners in college, university and in the workplace.

Support for 16+ Learners

Parents & Carers

Useful information to help you understand the SCQF and support your teenager's learning choices.

Support for Parents/Carers

Support for Veterans

Helpful information for those who have been in the armed forces and about to enter civilian life in Scotland.

Support for Veterans

RPL for Learners

Get recognition for learning you have done in a work-based environment and from learning from life experiences to support your personal and career development.

RPL for Learners