• Minister to speak at RNIB Conference

    RNIB Scotland’s Employment Learning and Welfare Services is holding a one day conference to hear how young blind and partially sighted people are finding the moves from school, college, university and employment. The event – Looking to the Future : Celebrating Positive Transition for...
  • STF Conference 2016 Workshops – Create eLearning

    Workshop title:  Technology for the Modern Apprentice – Managing remote assessments and simplifying mentoring How careful system design enables greater interaction between assessors, mentors and the apprentice.Enabling: 1. The apprentice to submit evidence of capability using Smartphones or tablets...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – SOLAR – Online Assessment

    Session title: SOLAR – Online Assessment This session looks at SOLAR, SQA’s online assessment tool that provides summative and formative e-assessments. It’s based on banks of quality-assured question items. These e-assessments cover qualifications at all levels from SCQF level...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – Comedy and Confidence Award – An SQA Customised Award

    Session title: Comedy and Confidence Award – An SQA Customised Award Anna has performed all over the UK and is an award-winning comedian, actress and playwright. Her company DirectDevitt, supplies programmes for young people and businesses, including custom built...
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – Work Placement Units

    Session title: Work Placement Units Following the recommendations of the Developing the Young Workforce strategy, the Work Placements Standard sets out expectations for the young person, employer, school, local authority and parent/carer – before, during and after work placements....
  • STF Conference 2016 Speed Networking – SQA Leadership and Management Qualifications

    Session title: SQA Leadership & Management Qualifications This session will focus on SQA’s Leadership & Management qualifications, the levels and support materials available (including joint certification with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)). With a majority of companies in Scotland...
  • STF Conference 2016 Workshops – SQA Leadership and Management Qualifications

    Workshop title: SQA Leadership and Management Qualifications Strong leaders and great managers play a crucial role in performance, productivity and growth of businesses across Scotland.   A recent CBI survey found that in the coming years, 70% of Scottish companies...
  • STF Conference 2016 Workshops – Ushare – Join the Community

    Workshop title: Ushare – Join the Community This session looks at Ushare – a free-to-use resource developed by SQA, which allows users to share links to open learning and teaching materials online. Session will focus on why SQA developed...