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Skills Development Scotland

Creating a strong, vibrant and diverse economy.

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Events 29 February 2016

Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2016

Scotland’s annual celebration of the contribution made by Scotland’s Modern Apprentices is just around the corner.

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Events 10 February 2016

Get Connected: Developing Effective Equality and Diversity Practice workshops

SDS is hosting workshop sessions for training providers to give practical support for equality and diversity.

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News 5 February 2016

Achieving growth through a responsive skills system

In an article for The Scotsman, Jonathan Clark, Director of Service Design and Innovation at SDS, explains how developing a responsive skills system could unlock growth for the wider economy.

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News 4 February 2016

Scottish school students celebrate launch of political app in London

A group of Scottish school students have turned their creative technology idea into reality after winning a dragon’s den style competition to design apps that solve real world problems.

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Events 3 February 2016

Get Connected: Launch of Employers’ Equality Action Fund

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) has launched a fund to help employers recruit more Modern Apprentices from diverse backgrounds.

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