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18 January 2024

New Guide To The Digital Economy

Better understand the term "digital economy" and get practical support to enhance your digital skills.

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11 December 2023

Thousands of Scots pupils take part in drones careers sessions

SDS and Balfour Beatty partnership showcases a wide range of potential future careers

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30 November 2023

£90 billion of investment in green industries signals need for net zero skills

A new report has assessed the known investment, the skills demand now and in the future, and current training and learning support for green skills in Scotland.

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10 July 2023

Teaching Bursary now includes Gaelic subjects

Teaching Bursary now includes Gaelic subjects

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20 December 2022

Interim Participation Snapshot for 16–19-year olds

SDS has today published the Interim Participation Snapshot for 16–19-year olds, following changes to the frequency of the publication.

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26 October 2022

Scotland trains new generation of net zero leaders

Scottish Future Leaders Programme kicks off

11 October 2022

NESA receives £1million Just Transition Fund award

NESA receives £1million Just Transition Fund award

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06 October 2022

Achieving net zero and the skills challenges we face

Achieving net zero and the skills challenges we face

Gaelic
08 September 2022

New Gaelic Language Plan has been published by Skills Development Scotland

New Gaelic Language Plan has been published by Skills Development Scotland

Gaelic
08 September 2022

Tha Plana Gàidhlig ùr air fhoillseachadh le Leasachadh Sgilean na h-Alba

Tha Plana Gàidhlig ùr air fhoillseachadh le Leasachadh Sgilean na h-Alba