SQA offers a range of qualifications across the SCQF and QCF to support transport services. They cover areas from bus, coach and rail services to Driving Goods and Safe Road Users.
As the agent for the Department for Transport (DfT) SQA also offer specific qualifications required for this sector such as the Dangerous Goods Driver Training (DGDT) also commonly referred to as ADR and Dangerous Goods Safety Advisers (DGSA).
About the industry
Skills for Logistics
Skills for Logistics is the Sector Skills Council for the UK’s freight logistics industries. It is a not for profit organisation and registered Charity which works closely with employers, government, Local Enterprise Partnerships, training providers and professional bodies to design and deliver solutions to address the employment and skills challenges faced by the Logistics Sector.
Industry recognised qualifications
Getting into the industry
Skills for Work: Travel and Tourism National 4
National 4 Skills for Work: Travel and Tourism is an introductory qualification in travel and tourism. It develops the skills, knowledge and attitudes, needed for work in the travel and tourism industry.
Learners will develop:
- skills to become effective job-seekers and employees
- skills to deal effectively with all aspects of customer care and customer service in travel and tourism
- the product knowledge and skills to deal effectively with customer enquiries in relation to travel and tourism in Scotland, the rest of the United Kingdom and worldwide Find out more