Quality assurance documents

Becoming an SQA centre

This guide describes how to become an SQA centre and how to obtain approval to offer SQA qualifications. It should help potential new centres as well as existing centres.

Systems and Qualification Approval Guide (490 KB)

Quality Assurance Criteria - SQA Advanced/Higher National and vocational qualifications (235 KB)

Qualifications verification

Systems verification

Support for you

Prior verification



Alternative assessment sites and partnership agreements

Supporting the delivery, assessment and verification of SQA units, session 2020-21