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Helping NHSScotland Support Staff make the most of digital learning resources: this leaflet tells you about NES websites which will support you to:

  • identify learning resurces and pathways
  • find out about qualifications
  • complete your PDPR
  • improve your literacy skills

Contact us at acs.project@nes.scot.nhs.uk if you would like some copies.

The Well-Qualified Workforce is a guide to choosing the right work-related qualifications for staff and organisation. This leaflet provides a useful table of the key features of the main types of work-related qualifications accredited by SQA or offered by SQA and other awarding bodies for learners in Scotland. 

Using National Frameworks for Career and Role Development has been developed for NHS Scotland staff involved in workforce planning, developing learning programmes or carrying our professional reviews.

Review of the use of Scottish Vocational Qualifications by NHSScotland Boards - In 2010 NES commissioned a review to "investigate the benefits to NHS Boards of staff completing SVQs and explore how these benefits might contribute to the achievement of strategic objectives".

Details of the review and it's finding can be found in the Executive Summary and Report.