In October 2005, the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and Avid signed a three year non-exclusive Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on enriching the Digital Media Curriculum for Scotland by introduction of new learning resources, course materials and support activities. This partnership is part of SQA’s Digital media and ICT Vendor Alliance (DIVA) Programme.

The Memorandum of Understanding was formally launched in Glasgow on 26 October 2005 by Peter Ramsay, General Manager UK & EMEA, and Hans Venmans, European Product Marketing Manager, for Avid Technology Europe Ltd, with Anton Colella, Chief Executive, and John Young, Director of Qualifications, for SQA.

The agreement covers: