• Lorna Trainer

  • Stuart Leitch

  • Early Learning expansion workshop

    Early Learning expansion workshop

    The ambition to increase free early learning and childcare (ELC) entitlement in Scotland to 1,140 hours per year by 2020 provides a clear set of challenges and opportunities for the ELC sector. The Skills Investment Plan: Prospectus for Early...
  • Referencing Report of the SCQF and the HKQF

    Referencing Report of the SCQF and the HKQF

    The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Partnership (SCQFP) and the Education Bureau (EDB) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) of the People’s Republic of China have recently published a report on the referencing of...
  • Seven things about Apprenticeships

    Seven things about Apprenticeships

    The Scottish Government has published a new leaflet `Seven things you need to know about Scottish Apprenticeships’, which provides information about Apprenticeships and the Apprenticeship levy in Scotland. The two-page document will be helpful to training providers in explaining...
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Jamie Hepburn MSP

    STF Conference 2017 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 2017 Speakers – Katie Hutton

    STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Katie Hutton

    Katie’s current role covers contracting and contract management for national training programmes which attract a public funding contribution, principally Modern Apprenticeships and the Employability Fund, amongst other incentives. In addition, it also covers various Skills Development Scotland (SDS) actions...
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Judith Ralston

    STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Judith Ralston

    Originally from Edinburgh, Judith trained as a musician and studied singing at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and the Royal Northern College of Music. Her operatic singing career ended prematurely when her voice collapsed. In 1999...
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Stuart McKenna

    STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Stuart McKenna

    Stuart is Chief Executive of the Scottish Training Federation (STF) and was appointed to the role in February 2015. For the last 20 years, he has worked for a range of different organisations engaged with skills and training, in...
  • STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Stuart Leitch

    STF Conference 2017 Speakers – Stuart Leitch

    Stuart Leitch is the Managing Director of MI Technologies, a major independent training organisation based in Glasgow.  With over 35 staff, the company covers a wide range of traditional and service sector industries. A Council member of CBI Scotland...