Learning & skills events

Find out about learning and skills conferences, seminars and exhibitions taking place across Scotland in the coming months.


“Informed Scotland provides a very valuable service with information on forthcoming Professional Learning events throughout Scotland. There are lots of useful events in their listings that I only found out about through their Calendar.”
– Allan Wilson, Information Officer, CALL Scotland, Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh

“Everyone involved in Scottish education should regularly check out the Events Calendar and follow @InformedScot on Twitter. Quite simply, it tells you about everything that’s going on!”
– David Noble, co-founder of Radio EDUtalk

“It’s great to see all that’s happening in learning and development in one place. Thanks to the Calendar I am always up to date with current events and never miss anything.”
– Allan Lloyds, Founder, Product Forge


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Click on the Agenda button below (right) to display the Calendar by month, week or day, or use the Categories filter below:  

Taking Pride in Teaching LGBTI+ Young People
Jan 25 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
STEM Workshop @ Youth Scotland, Edinburgh
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Central Scotland OU Students Book Shop Meet-Up @ Stirling Books
Jan 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Open University Students Association

A casual informal meet-up held at a local secondhand bookshop with a cafe. More information from https://www.oustudents.com/central-scotland-ou-students-book-shop-meet-up

National Gender Conference @ DoubleTree by Hilton, Glasgow
Jan 27 all-day
Introduction to Coaching – The Tayside Collaborative @ Tower Building, University of Dundee/Room 3, 9th Floor
Jan 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Education Scotland

The Professional Learning and Leadership team within Education Scotland supports the leadership professional learning of all educators for the benefit of our young people, schools and communities. Our innovative, high-quality leadership programmes and services help ensure educators have the right learning and development opportunities to make a real difference to the outcomes for children and young people.

Coaching plays a central role in supporting a broad range of professional learning and is at the heart of Professional Review and Development dialogues which supports professional learning. This practical workshop explores the role of non-directive coaching and the associated skills required to facilitate professional learning conversations based on a coaching approach.

More information from https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tlp-workshop-introduction-to-coaching-the-tayside-collaborative-tickets-83626245351


LtL Professional Accreditation – Transforming Learning @ Holyrood Education Centre, Edinburgh
Jan 29 – Jan 30 all-day
Business Breakfast – Meet the Apprenticeship Family (Dumfries) @ Dumfries and Galloway College
Jan 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Business Breakfast – Meet the Apprenticeship Family (Stranraer) @ Dumfries and Galloway College Stranraer Campus
Jan 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Greenspace Gathering @ Young Enterprise Scotland, Glasgow
Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Scraped Knees and Big Smiles: Challenge and Risk in the Early Years @ COSLA, Edinburgh
Jan 30 all-day