Services for Training Providers

Training Providers can find National Training Programme (NTP) information here and links to our publications section.

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Employability Fund

Fund information and guidance to help training providers deliver training focused on positive outcomes.

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FIPS: Funding Information and Processing System

Use FIPS to administer and claim payments for Modern, Foundation and Graduate Apprenticeships, Employability Fund, ITA and SERI participants.

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SDS Individual Training Accounts

Information and guidance for training providers about SDS Individual Training Accounts, including the ITA Operational Rules and guides to using the Course Management Tool.

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Quality Assurance Framework

We are responsible for making sure all training funded through the National Training Programmes (NTPs) is of high quality and benefits the learner.

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Work Able Scotland

Information and guidance for training providers about Work Able Scotland, including programme rules.

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Equality and Diversity

We are committed to ensuring our national training programmes are accessible and support the development of a diverse workforce in Scotland.

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Certificate of Work Readiness

Information and tutor packs to support delivery of the Certificate of Work Readiness award for young people.

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Introduction to Work Place Skills

Detailed information for training providers on the Introduction to Work Place Skills qualification, including FAQS and delivery model for the award.

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National Training Programmes requirements

If you currently provide National Training Programmes (NTPs) you must comply with legal and operational requirements as well as health and safety responsibilities.


For a step-by-step guide to the whole apprenticeship training provider process, including all the documents and publications you need visit the training provider section on Apprenticeships.Scot.

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Modern Apprenticeship Programme Rules

Looking for Modern Apprenticeship programme rules and appendices?

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