• STF Conference 2016 – Remploy – Disability Issues in the Workplace

    Session title: Dealing with disability issues in the workplace – how Remploy can help This session from Remploy will cover the following: (1) Background to Remploy; (2) What we are trying to achieve; (3) Products & Services that support...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – College Development Network

    Session title: What can College Development Network do for you and your organisation?  With specialist knowledge in delivering professional learning for educationists at all levels, find out about the range of resources and expertise available to enhance your delivery....
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – Brexit, Levy, Trailblazers – Any Questions?

    Session title: Brexit, Apprenticeship Levy, Trailblazers – any questions? City and Guilds Scotland work closely with STF to support their members business needs. With all the recent changes with Brexit, the new Apprenticeship Levy and Trailblazers, there may be questions...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed networking – SCQF: `A pathway not a ladder’

    Session title: SCQF: ‘a pathway not a ladder’ SCQF is often seen as a one dimensional framework. This short session will take you on a whistle stop tour of today’s qualifications landscape and explain the role of the Framework...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – Working with ILM to develop Scotland’s Talent – The Partnership Approach

    Session title: Working with ILM to develop Scotland’s Talent – The Partnership Approach ILM exists to develop leadership and management capability and knowledge in both individuals and organisations, to help them grow and prosper. We do this by providing...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speakers – Jamie Hepburn MSP

    Jamie Hepburn was educated at Hyndland Secondary and the University of Glasgow, graduating with a degree in Politics and History. He served as National Convener of the SNP’s student and youth wings. Jamie Hepburn was MSP for Central Scotland...
  • STF Conference 2016 Workshops – Investors in People

    STF Conference 2016 Workshops – Investors in People

    Workshop title: Employers ensuring success of Apprenticeship and Employability programs Apprenticeships and Employability support are a three way partnership between the Training Provider, Young Person and the Employer. All parties need to be engaged, understand their role and know...
  • Transitional employment services announced

    Transitional employment services announced

    In one of the first exercises of devolved powers under the Scotland Act 2016, the Scottish Government will begin to deliver new employment support programmes from April 2017. The two new services will provide employment support to disabled people...
  • Significant role for STF

    Significant role for STF

    STF members delivered more than 20,000 Modern Apprenticeships in 2015-16 – that’s almost 72% of all the Modern Apprenticeships delivered across the country. And STF members delivered around 70% of the Employability Fund places available in 2015-16 – that’s...
  • Disappointment at EF volumes available

    Disappointment at EF volumes available

    Members have expressed disappointment at the small EF volumes available in the September submission window. Only two of the 32 LEPs have volumes available due to handbacks at this stage, with the next update from SDS not due until 1...