SQA Accreditation, the qualifications regulator in Scotland, completed provider audits across centres in March. As a result, a number of improvement actions were identified.
Following the publication of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations last month, we have produced a short guide to clarify the publications to be used in our electrical exams and centre assessments.
You can download the guide here.
We have also made updates to a number of our electrical qualifications.
Here's a round up of the latest skills policy news:
- At least 90% of learners at FE colleges and training providers say they are happy with their place of study and the quality of teaching they receive, according to a government survey which had over 300,000 respondents. More here.
This summer we are launching a brand new digital platform, Engineering Talent, to support the sector in training and recruiting the next generation of skilled engineers and technicians.
At EAL we know the high quality support provided by our full-time employed EQA team is something that you value and, with this in mind, we are currently expanding the team to meet the growing demand for our services and areas of specialism.
We've just launched three new qualifications for the Level 2 Engineering Operative Apprenticeship standard, which is expected to be fully approved for delivery by the Institute for Apprenticeships soon.