Usual running around but three big things in last two weeks which are the result of some pretty hard graft over the last year or so.
We launched the regulatory qualifications for Paralegals with the Scottish Paralegal Association and The Law Society for
We launched the Practice Learning Qualification for Social Workers and those working in Social Care with Andy Kerr Minister for Health .
Both these developments involve SQA qualifications forming part of the licence to practice as is the case in many other vocational areas.
On Friday I did a whistle stop visit to
I am delighted to say this has been a big success. We were first country in world to get access to these materials mainly thanks to the fact the the Microsoft Government Leaders Forum was held in Edinburgh at the same time as this curriculum was being launched.
It was interesting to hear what the Belgians thought about the recent
The press coverage of this and the level of ignorance exposed by the press is almost unbelievable. There was a lot of pap in the UK press but some closer to home too