Events

  • Neurological Awareness training

    Neurological Awareness training

    Concept Northern is offering free Neurological Awareness training to STF members. The three hour CPD certified course will give staff an insight into the barriers faced by those with dyslexia, and how they can be best supported in the...
  • Equalities and core skills

    Equalities and core skills

    Would you like to get involved with a new equalities project? A working group comprising of SDS staff assessors, employers and training providers is being put together to consider where equalities provision could be improved in relation to the...
  • STF Annual General Meeting 2016

    STF Annual General Meeting 2016

    The STF AGM 2016 will be held on Wednesday 23 November at Novotel, 181 Pitt Street, Glasgow, G2 4DT.  The venue is a ten minute walk from Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street Stations – and 5 minutes walk from...
  • STF Awards 2016 – Winners revealed

    STF Awards 2016 – Winners revealed

    The winners of the STF Awards 2016 were announced at an Award Ceremony in Crieff Hydro on Tuesday 27 September. A list of the winners and finalists in each of the ten categories – along with photographs from the event...
  • Minister to speak at RNIB Conference

    RNIB Scotland’s Employment Learning and Welfare Services is holding a one day conference to hear how young blind and partially sighted people are finding the moves from school, college, university and employment. The event – Looking to the Future : Celebrating Positive Transition for...
  • STF Awards 2016 – Finalists Announced

    STF Awards 2016 – Finalists Announced

    The finalists for the STF Awards 2016 have been announced. Full list of Finalists (PDF) The keenly-contested `STF Provider of the Year’ category sees Cornerstone, Sibbald Training and TIGERS named as finalists. And the `Apprentice of the Year’ category sees...
  • Review for Engineering NOS, SVQs and MAs

    Review for Engineering NOS, SVQs and MAs

    SEMTA – the sector Skills Council for the Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing sector – is reviewing some of its NOS (National Occupational Standards), SVQs and Modern Apprenticeship Frameworks – and is holding four consultation events to capture feedback from employers and stakeholders....
  • Apprenticeship Levy Workshops

    Apprenticeship Levy Workshops

    Three Apprenticeship Levy Workshops will be held in August to seek feedback from members on how they think the Levy should be implemented in Scotland. The dates of the workshops are: Thursday 18 August 2016, City & Guilds Scotland,...
  • Repeat for Foundation Apprenticeship Workshop

    Repeat for Foundation Apprenticeship Workshop

    A free member workshop focussing on Foundation Apprenticeships and Regional Skills Assessments held on 13 June in Glasgow was fully booked – and accordingly, will be repeated on Tuesday 9 August 2016 in the offices of SCQF, Glasgow. To...
  • Marketing and Awards Workshop

    Marketing and Awards Workshop

    A free member workshop focussing on Modern Apprenticeship Marketing and Awards was held in Glasgow on Friday 22 July 2016. Speakers from Skills Development Scotland covered the following topics: Marketing support and campaigns Scottish Apprenticeship Awards 2016 – entry...