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  • Can you help with core skills research?

    Can you help with core skills research?

    Skills Development Scotland has commissioned FMT Consulting to undertake research to clarify what the challenges are in relation to apprentices with learning disabilities/difficulties and...

  • New Directors for SCQF Partnership Board

    New Directors for SCQF Partnership Board

    The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) Partnership Board is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Directors to its Board of Management....

  • Apprenticeship Board remit published

    Apprenticeship Board remit published

    Skills Development Scotland has published details about the structure and remit of the recently-formed Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board. The board comprises four groups, with...

  • 2018 Employment support contracts

    2018 Employment support contracts

    Contracts worth up to £96 million will be put out to tender to deliver Scotland’s full programme of employment services from 2018. Employability Minister, Jamie...

  • STF and SDS joint equalities event

    STF and SDS joint equalities event

    STF and Skills Development Scotland have joined forces to offer training providers an opportunity to attend a half-day conference focussed on equality and diversity issues....