• New enterprise agency events

    New enterprise agency events

    Anyone with an interest in the economic future in the South of Scotland is being invited to a series of events to offer their views. The South of Scotland Economic Partnership is hosting the events, being held across the...
  • Funding to increase disabled employment rate

    Funding to increase disabled employment rate

    New funding of £1 million will help employers with support and advice to enable more disabled people to move into work, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced. Disabled people make up 20% of Scotland’s population, but only 11% of...
  • New web site for SCQF

    New web site for SCQF

    After a lengthy period of design and development, the SCQF Partnership has launched its new website – http://scqf.org.uk User experience was fundamental to our project, so design and functionality of the website was built using the Umbraco platform, known...
  • City & Guilds QA events

    City & Guilds QA events

    City and Guilds is running the following events throughout May to support providers in their Quality Assurance Practices. STF members will receive a 20% discount for these events: please use the following code when booking. STF20 18th May  –...
  • SQA Star Awards 2018

    SQA Star Awards 2018

    Nominations for the SQA Star Awards 2018 are now open! The annual Star Awards event is a celebration of the outstanding achievements in education and training not just in Scotland, but throughout the UK and around the world. The...
  • STF Care Forum papers available

    STF Care Forum papers available

    Papers from the latest meeting (12 April 2018) of the STF Care Forum are now available to download from the Member section of the web site https://www.stf.org.uk/member-publications/ The papers include a short summary of the recently published Scottish Government Letter...
  • City & Guilds free network events

    City & Guilds free network events

    City and Guilds is hosting a series of free network events to support delivery of Modern Apprenticeships in Scotland. These events will showcase its qualifications, its delivery resources and e-portfolio options. You do not have to be a City...
  • SDS publishes inclusive recruitment guides

    SDS publishes inclusive recruitment guides

    Skills Development Scotland (SDS) – in partnership with the Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board – has developed and published new guides for employers which promote inclusive recruitment. Click here to view and download guides. The SDS guides provide practical and...
  • Expansion in college childcare training

    Expansion in college childcare training

    A huge increase in childcare training places has been announced to help deliver the additional workforce required for the transformation of early learning and childcare in Scotland.  The new training places are being made available in colleges and universities across...
  • SG plan for future of employability

    SG plan for future of employability

    The Scottish Government has published a plan – ‘No One Left Behind – Next steps for the Integration and Alignment of Employability Support in Scotland‘ – which sets out the next steps it will take to deliver more effective...