About assessment arrangements

Assessment arrangements allow candidates who are disabled, and/or have been identified as having additional support needs, access to appropriate arrangements to complete the assessment without compromising its integrity.

Principles and procedures you must follow when providing assessment arrangements:

Further guidance


Quality Assurance of Assessment Arrangements Events

In September 2017, we ran a programme of quality assurance events for schools. These full-day events were held in Inverness, Glasgow and Edinburgh. This short report discusses the day and answers some common questions.

A large comprehensive school describes how they have approached supporting candidates with mental health difficulties in SQA's National Qualifications.

Case Study on Mental Health (210 KB)