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Start: Thursday, 10 Jun 2021 at 10:00am

End: Thursday, 10 Jun 2021 at 3:00pm

The SCQF Partnership is pleased to be able to offer an online interactive workshop for those wishing to use the ‘My Skills, My Future’ suite of resources to support individuals in identifying the skills they have gained from other experiences outwith formal qualifications.

This virtual workshop is split into two 2 sessions (morning and afternoon) on the same day.

Session 1 - 10.00 - 12.15

Session 2 - 13.15 - 15.00

Primarily developed to support young people with few or no formal qualifications, the resource has also been successfully used with older learners including adult returners, those who have been made redundant and those leaving care.

Aim

The aim of the workshop is to help advisers familiarise themselves with the resources and their many benefits in order to use them with a wide range of individuals. It also offers an opportunity to work through a series of practical activities including identifying strengths and benchmarking skills to the SCQF.

Having completed the training, advisers can then use these resources with individuals over one or more sessions to identify their transferable skills. The benchmarking of these skills against the SCQF allows individuals to understand the level of their informal learning which helps increase confidence and self-esteem.

WORKSHOP MATERIALS AND PRE-WORKSHOP ACTIVITIES

The workshop will be delivered on Zoom and in advance of the workshop you will be sent a suite of essential resources that you will need to access during the workshop.

Pre-workshop activities

Also in advance of the workshop we will send you some pre-workshop activities to complete, introducing you to the SCQF Partnership and the My Skills, My Future Toolkit. These will help prepare you and ensure you get the most out of the workshop. The pre-workshop activities will take no more than 30 minutes to complete.

Workshop Functionality Testing

During the workshop there will be a high level of interaction and you will also be accessing the MSMF toolkit. We strongly recommend you attend one of very short online test session lasting no more than 15 minutes to ensure you understand how the workshop will operate and can access all the necessary resources. The sessions available are:

Tuesday 8th June - 15.00 - 15.15

Wednesday 9th June - 15.00 - 15.15

You can select your preferred session on the registration page.

ACCESSING THE ONLINE WORKSHOP

To take part in this online workshop you will need to access the video conferencing platform Zoom. You do not need to have a Zoom account to join an online workshop.

IT Requirements

  • a PC, laptop or MAC (due to the interactive nature of the workshop only these devices would be suitable)
  • a good broadband connection
  • access to Microsoft Powerpoint

We will send you a guide on how to access our workshops online in due course however if you have any concerns or are unsure as to whether this workshop will meet your needs please email us at bookings@scqf.org.uk.

I thought the training was great! Carrying out each section of the learning resources was a great way to learn how to do it and understanding the questions you could ask. I left the training feeling very motivated and excited about the toolkit.

Kerry Lyon, Glasgow Caledonian University

Thank you for a very helpful day, and such a useful creative resource. It is going to be immensely useful in my work with young people with learning difficulties.

Andrew Wright, The Salvesen Mindroom Centre

Excellent learning experience - enjoyed the day and looking forward to using the new resource

Elaine Crilley, NAC Education and Youth Employment

The course was well presented and very beneficial to my work

Jacquie Cumming, Pupil Support Services

I really enjoyed the experience and I feel that I will benefit from an excellent delivery. I found it to be very useful, the handouts and the delivery.

Les Wilson, West Lothian Council

ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP

*Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

All of our workshop are free however they are subject to booking terms and a cancellation policy. Full details can be found on the workshop Eventbrite registration page.

Privacy Notice

In order that we can register you for this workshop we need to collect some personal information. This will allow us to send you joining instructions & a feedback survey, issue an invoice if required, produce a delegate list and understand your job role and interests in preparation of the event.

In completing the workshop registration form you are agreeing to us holding this data as part of your training record. We may also use this to let you know about other products & services that we think will be useful to you. We will not share this information with any third party.

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Start: Thursday, 10 Jun 2021 at 10:00am

End: Thursday, 10 Jun 2021 at 3:00pm

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