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  • 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...

  • SDS Annual Report 2015-16

    SDS Annual Report 2015-16

    The Skills Development Scotland Annual Report for the year ended 31 March 2016 has been published on the company’s web site. The report notes...

  • 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....

  • Funding Opportunities in VET

    Funding Opportunities in VET

    The European Commission has published two calls for proposals providing EU funding opportunities. 1)    Mobility of apprentices (long duration) In the context of a...