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  • STF to join Employability Advisory Group

    STF to join Employability Advisory Group

    STF is to join the Scottish Government Employability Advisory Group which will play a critical role in helping to shape the future provision of employability support in Scotland. The Advisory Group – which is chaired by Professor Alan McGregor...
  • STF Awards 2015 – finalists announced!

    STF Awards 2015 – finalists announced!

    The finalists for the STF Awards 2015 have been announced. A full listing for all ten categories is given below. Achiever of the Year, Sponsored by Remit Training Laura Burdin, Carnoustie Golf and Spa Hotel: nominated by Babcock Training...
  • Meeting with Skills Development Scotland

    Meeting with Skills Development Scotland

    The Chief Executive and Members of the Board of Management will meet with officers from Skills Development Scotland on Wednesday 9 September 2015. STF members who have issues that they would like raised on their behalf at this meeting...
  • STF Awards 2015 – Judging Panel agrees finalists

    STF Awards 2015 – Judging Panel agrees finalists

    The Judging Panel for the STF Awards 2015 met in Glasgow on 11 August 2015 and agreed on the finalists and winners in all ten award categories. A list of finalists is available here – with the winners being...
  • STF Parliamentary Reception 2015

    STF Parliamentary Reception 2015

    Photographs from the STF/SDS Parliamentary Reception 2015 held in the Garden Lobby of the Scottish Parliament in Tuesday 19 May 2015. The STF Apprentice of the Year Award finalists were: Reece Phimister, Napier Hair & Beauty; Dylan Bruce, Fife...
  • Kaye Adams is your host!

    Kaye Adams is your host!

    Top television and radio presenter, Kaye Adams, will host this year’s STF Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony. The Conference – which will take place on Tuesday 29 September and Wednesday 30 September – will be held at Crieff Hydro....
  • STF Apprentice of the Year 2015

    STF Apprentice of the Year 2015

    Apprentice Hairdresser, Reece Phimister, has been crowned the STF Apprentice of the Year 2015. Reece – who works at Napier Hair & Beauty in Paisley – was presented with a special trophy and certificate by Nigel Don MSP at...
  • 72 entries for STF Awards 2015

    72 entries for STF Awards 2015

    Seventy-two entries have been received for the STF Awards 2015. The Judging Panel – headed up by former STF Chief Executive, Colin Dalrymple – will meet on 11 August 2015 to agree the finalists and winners in each of...
  • STF Apprentice of the Year Finalists

    STF Apprentice of the Year Finalists

    Dylan Bruce, Kirsty Lawson and Reece Phimister have been named as the finalists in this year’s STF Apprentice of the Year. The winner will be announced at a special evening reception in the Scottish Parliament on Tuesday 19 May....