Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) promotes
lifelong learning in Scotland. Through the Framework you can find
out about all mainstream qualifications in Scotland and plan your
future learning. The Framework supports everyone in Scotland,
including learning providers and employers, by:
- helping people of all ages and circumstances to get access to
appropriate education and training so they can meet their full
- helping employers, learners and the general public to
understand the full range of Scottish qualifications, how
qualifications relate to each other and to other forms of learning,
and how different types of qualification can contribute to
improving the skills of the workforce.
Within the SCQF website, you can access an interactive
framework, which explains each qualification.