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  • STF CEO to speak at apprenticeship seminar

    STF CEO to speak at apprenticeship seminar

    STF Chief Executive, Stuart McKenna, is one of the speakers at the Scotland Policy Conferences seminar `Next steps for apprenticeships and skills development in Scotland’ being held in Edinburgh on 6 December 2017.
  • Minister replies to EF letter from STF

    Minister replies to EF letter from STF

    STF wrote to Jamie Hepburn MSP, Minister for Employability and Training, in early September to ask if the Employability Fund will continue beyond the current year and when a decision will be made. In his response, the Minister says:...
  • DYW Regional Groups

    DYW Regional Groups

    A Speed Networking session about DYW engagement for training providers proved popular at the STF Conference. A handout from the session – which includes a list of DYW regional groups and contacts – is now available to download via...
  • SUSE Annual Conference 2017

    SUSE Annual Conference 2017

    The SUSE Annual Conference will take place in Edinburgh on 5 December 2017. SUSE (The Scottish Union of Supported Employment) is an umbrella organisation for public, private and voluntary bodies interested in supported employment, social inclusion and the changeover...
  • Workshop – Beyond Religion and Belief

    Workshop – Beyond Religion and Belief

    This workshop – run by Nil By Mouth -aims to provide participants with the skills, confidence and resources to identify and effectively challenge sectarianism in the workplace. It will focus on a number of topics including; Why Nil By...
  • Workshops – Assistive Technology Awareness

    Workshops – Assistive Technology Awareness

    STF, in partnership with Concept Northern, will be running two Member Workshops on Assistive Technology Awareness on the following dates: Thursday 26 October: SCQF, 201 West George Street, Glasgow Thursday 9 November: Concept Northern, 11-13 St Bryde Street, East...
  • Erasmus+ Information Sessions

    Erasmus+ Information Sessions will be held across the country in October and November. These events provide an overview of the funding opportunities available under Erasmus+ in 2018, and are primarily intended for newcomers to the programme. There is no...
  • Economic Development Conference

    Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, will be a keynote speaker at Scotland’s Economic Development Conference being held on 2 November 2017 at Perth Concert Hall. The event is co-produced by EDAS and SLAED...
  • Free SCQF workshops  – My Skills, My Future

    Free SCQF workshops – My Skills, My Future

    The SCQF Partnership is running a series of free workshops designed to introduce practitioners to the My Skills, My Future resource. My Skills, My Future aims to support individuals by identifying the skills they have gained through informal learning...
  • STF Awards 2017 – Winners Announced

    STF Awards 2017 – Winners Announced

    The winners of the STF Awards 2017 were announced last week at the STF Annual Conference. And the top award – STF Provider of the Year – was won by TIGERS. Click here for more details.