Qualifications in Scotland

Skills for Health champions the benefits of workforce learning and development based on Competences / National Occupational Standards (NOS). In Scotland Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) and Competence Based Qualifications (CBQs) are used to assess occupational competence.  The SVQs form the basis of the health Modern Apprenticeships in Scotland.

These are the SVQs for healthcare occupations:


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