Why SQA?

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We are an experienced awarding body working internationally with a global reputation for quality and service. 

Trusted experts in qualification and assessment design, we are the national accreditation and awarding body in Scotland and also Ofqual recognised. We use our extensive experience to work in partnership with schools, colleges, universities and industry, within the UK and internationally.

Our aim is to make it easy for our customers to offer cutting-edge, internationally-recognised qualifications by providing a level of service that works every step of the way.

Dan Alexander,
Dumfries and Galloway Council, Learning
and People Development Manager

QuoteIt is part of my job to ensure we have the most effective working relationships in place with our key business partners. I am always delighted with the service we receive from SQA. It is vital that our Council can rely on SQA to support us as together we develop new VQ-accredited programmes, and refresh the practice delivery of our existing programmes. SQA is a highly valued business partner, always available to offer insight and advice.Quote

 We provide high quality, relevant and flexible qualifications and assessments, embedding and instilling industry standards.  Our qualifications are inclusive, accessible to all and provide clear progression pathways in-order to facilitate lifelong learning and recognised achievement. As a non-departmental government body, we are able to reinvest to continue expanding and improving our products and services.

Our global hubs include:

We can support businesses in delivering qualifications that build skills, enhance credibility and count in the sector.

Our International Consultancy has an established reputation for excellence and efficiency. To achieve our qualifications, people have to develop and demonstrate real skills. There’s no better set of qualifications for up-skilling a workforce, or for progressing in your career and education.

Our Customised Awards can help to formalise in-house training, increase skills levels and meet regulatory requirements.

Find out more about our Qualifications and Services

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