• Digital Development Loan launched

    Digital Development Loan launched

    A £2 million Digital Development Loan has been launched to provide companies who wish to improve their digital capabilities and processes in areas such as cyber security, data analytics and software engineering as well as to develop the digital...
  • SCQFP Operational Plan 2018-19

    SCQFP Operational Plan 2018-19

    SCQF Partnership has published its Operational Plan for 2018-19. The plan outlines the key activities the organisation will undertake in the 2018-19 period. Click on the link below to download the Plan. SCQFP Operational Plan 2018-19 (PDF)  
  • Deadline for Apprenticeships Awards

    Deadline for Apprenticeships Awards

    Nominations for the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards close on Wednesday, 27 June. The awards, organised by Skills Development Scotland (SDS),  recognise the best apprentices and apprentice employers from the length and breadth of the country. As well as commending the...
  • Job vacancy – SCQF Partnership

    Job vacancy – SCQF Partnership

    The SCQF Partnership is currently looking to recruit a part-time Bookkeeper/Finance Officer. Click on the link below for more details. http://scqf.org.uk/news-blog/news/job-vacancy-pt-book-keeperfinance-assistant/    
  • City & Guilds & ILM Scotland Open Day

    City & Guilds & ILM Scotland Open Day

    City & Guilds and ILM are holding a Working Together Scotland event on Tuesday 19 June 2018 in Glasgow. Both organisations will be showcasing their range of products, services and support to help delegates maximise their potential. Colleagues from...
  • Need advice on Apprenticeships.Scot?

    Need advice on Apprenticeships.Scot?

    Skills Development Scotland is keen to encourage STF members to get involved with Apprenticeships.scot. Apprenticeships.scot is a free online service that allows Training Providers / Employers to advertise and recruit for Modern Apprenticeship or Graduate Apprenticeship opportunities. The vacancy...
  • 27,145 MA starts in 2017-18

    27,145 MA starts in 2017-18

    Skills Development Scotland (SDS) has confirmed that the Scottish Government target of 27,000 new MA starts in 2017-18 has been surpassed. The latest annual statistics from SDS show that there were 27,145 MA starts in 2017-18. The achievement rate...
  • SQA confirmed as Main Sponsor for Conference

    SQA confirmed as Main Sponsor for Conference

    The STF Annual Conference and Awards would not be possible without the generous support of sponsors. Once again, SQA will be the main conference sponsor – with a high visibility across both days of the event, reflecting the close...
  • Job vacancy – SCQF Partnership

    Job vacancy – SCQF Partnership

    The SCQF Partnership is currently recruiting for a part time post (21 hours per week) which will support the SCQF Partnership in a range of activities related to the SCQFP’s quality assurance and recognition of prior learning (RPL) activities....
  • Full house for disability workshop

    Full house for disability workshop

    A member workshop on disability in the workplace was held in Glasgow last week. More than twenty STF members heard Sarah Gilzean from Morton Fraser Lawyers provide an overview of discrimination legislation – including case studies. Slides from the...