• STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Stephen Jardine

    Stephen Jardine is one of Scotland’s best known journalists and broadcasters. He started his career as a radio reporter before joining stv as a trainee reporter. He then moved to GMTV as Scotland Correspondent becoming Europe Correspondent based in...
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Raymond O’Hare

    Independent Non Exec Director/Advisor Raymond is an experienced leader and independent non-executive director/advisor. Currently working with ambitious companies at board level, advising on business strategy, investment, acquisitions, partnerships and exits by providing coaching for CEOs, Executives and emerging talent....
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Martyn Ware

    Martyn Ware, Head of Assessment Futures, Scottish Qualifications Authority Martyn is currently leading SQA’s work to develop a vision of how assessment will change over the medium to long term future and of how, in this changed environment, SQA...
  • Job Vacancies – Quest

    Quest is a training company with a second-to-none reputation for engaging training and effective support – and we’re on the hunt for trainers and assessors who excel at what they do. We are recruiting Associate Assessors and Associate Trainers...
  • Foundation Apprenticeships 2018-20

    Foundation Apprenticeships 2018-20

    Skills Development Scotland is inviting proposals for Foundation Apprenticeship Projects for participants commencing in academic year 2018-2020. As in previous years, proposals will only be accepted from Colleges or Local Authorities. However, in a significant shift of emphasis, delivery...
  • Disability Confident Event

    Skills Development Scotland has arranged a `Disability Confident Event’ in Aberdeen on 30 August 2017 designed to provide employers and training providers with the opportunity to find out more about Disability Confident, Access to Work funding, the ASN Access...
  • SAAB Structure and Remit document

    SAAB Structure and Remit document

    An updated document which outlines the structure and remit of the Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board – SAAB – has been published by Skills Development Scotland. The document provides a list of members of the four groups which comprise SAAB...
  • SDS Operating Plan 2017-18 published

    Skills Development Scotland has published its Operating Plan 2017-18. Click on the link below to view the full report in PDF format. SDS Operating Plan 2017-18 (PDF)
  • SCQF celebrates Living Wage commitment

    SCQF celebrates Living Wage commitment

    The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Partnership has announce that the organisation has been accredited as a Living Wage Employer by the Scottish Living Wage Accreditation Initiative. Click here for full press release.
  • Sibbald is Finalist in Business Awards

    Sibbald is Finalist in Business Awards

    Sibbald Training has been selected as finalists in two business categories for the VIBES Scottish Environmental Business Awards 2017. The VIBES Scottish Environmental Business Awards encourages businesses across Scotland to increase their sustainability and reduce impact on the environment....