Employability, Enterprise & Entrepreneurship

Employability, enterprise and entrepreneurship are essential features in qualification development and, as the national awarding body for Scotland, SQA is committed to ensuring its qualifications reflect the importance of these in order to meet the needs of learners, employers and the Scottish economy.

Our Employability qualifications, from SCQF levels 3 to 6, help learners to get, and keep, a job.

It acts as an introduction to the world of work, helping learners to develop skills like CV writing and completing application forms. It also provides an understanding of what working involves.

One of the things people like about the Employability Award is its flexibility. Everything can be designed around the needs of the learners.