How we support employers and training providers

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We’ve introduced new and improved support for Employers and Training providers following recent research.


Quality Network week takes place 4–8 October 2021 the week brings together the benefits of a traditional quality network event with added value sessions.

2021 Qualifications guide for Employer & Training Providers

This guide for employers explains what happened with SQA National Qualifications and Higher National and vocational qualifications in 2020–21, and how learners were assessed this year.

New collaborative SQA Employer and Training Provider Forum

This is a place for Employers and Training Providers to have your say - join useful discussions, share your ideas and feedback – helping shape future developments across the sector. Also, to hear SQA updates relevant to you.

Please note registrations for the forum are now closed. However, places will be rotated every two years to ensure inclusive, fair, and widespread representation across Scotland.


Improvements have been made to MyAlerts to make sure you’re getting the right and most up to date information, the look for my alerts has also changed.

Sign-up and receive updates for courses you are interested in with our MyAlerts notifications


An Employer and Training Provider blog will include topics relating to delivery for candidates and updates from our team of SQA Account Managers.

SQA News

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter SQA News and access the latest updates from SQA direct your inbox.

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