Events

  • Scottish Apprenticeship Awards 2017

    Scottish Apprenticeship Awards 2017

    Skills Development Scotland has launched the search for the country’s best apprentices and their employers. More than 25,500 people started apprenticeships last year but only one will win the title of Apprentice of the Year at the Scottish Apprenticeship...
  • Bright forecast for Digital Media Apprentices

    Bright forecast for Digital Media Apprentices

    The forecast for two Creative & Digital Media Modern Apprentices is bright, according to weather presenter, Judith Ralston. The BBC Scotland star met with two Modern Apprentices from L&G Learning in Glasgow on Monday 6 March 2017 to help...
  • Diversity is vital to business success

    Diversity is vital to business success

    “Diversity can no longer be a “nice to do” but rather we need to recognise that it is vital to the ongoing success and sustainability of all businesses.” That’s the message from Dr Lesley Sawers, Executive Chair, GenAnalytics, who...
  • Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2017

    Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2017

    Scottish Apprenticeship Week – from 6 to 10 March – is the annual campaign to show that apprenticeships work for businesses, individuals and the economy. The campaign theme for 2017 is ‘Apprenticeships are Changing’. More details about this year’s...
  • DYW Glasgow – breakfast meeting

    DYW Glasgow – breakfast meeting

    DYW – Glasgow is holding a breakfast meeting for training providers on Tuesday 28 February 2017 from 8.30am – 10.00am. The meeting will be held at Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, 30 George Square, Glasgow – and will provide an...
  • STF and SDS joint equalities event

    STF and SDS joint equalities event

    STF and Skills Development Scotland have joined forces to offer training providers an opportunity to attend a half-day conference focussed on equality and diversity issues. “Get Connected – Progressing Equality and Diversity in Modern Apprenticeships” will be held at the...
  • UK VET Information Event

    UK VET Information Event

    The SCQF Partnership is holding a free event which will help delegates to gain an understanding of how skills and qualifications are recognised across Europe. This event will be of interest to staff who are new in post or who have...
  • Apprenticeships Conference – 8 March 2017

    Apprenticeships Conference – 8 March 2017

    STF Chief Executive, Stuart McKenna, will chair a major conference on the future of Apprenticeships in Scotland during Scottish Apprenticeship Week in March 2017. With the Scottish Government reviewing the findings of the consultation into the introduction of the...
  • BEMIS to hold MA event in Glasgow

    BEMIS to hold MA event in Glasgow

    BEMIS, in partnership with Glasgow City Council and Skills Development Scotland, is hosting a Modern Apprenticeships, Careers & Volunteering Event on Monday 23 January 2017 from 9.30am – 4.00pm in Glasgow City Chambers. Cllr. Archie Graham, Deputy Leader of Glasgow...
  • FIPS MA validation workshops

    FIPS MA validation workshops

    Please note, both workshops are now fully booked. Two member workshops aimed at providing information and guidance about the new FIPS MA validation process have been arranged in partnership with Skills Development Scotland (SDS). The workshops will be held...