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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Construction Network Event (Aberdeen) @ North East Scotland College, Aberdeen
May 3 @ 9:45 am – 12:45 pm

City & Guilds.

This network meeting, hosted by our Construction Technical Advisor and Industry manager, is an opportunity to see at first hand up on the latest developments with City and Guilds products and services with regards to our suite of construction qualifications that include the level 6 Modern Apprenticeships.

At City and Guilds we put quality and learning at the heart of our training and education -City and Guilds is a name you can trust.

As well as a quick tour of the construction portfolio, we’ll also discuss:

  • About City and Guilds
  • Scotland Modern Apprenticeships
  • How are the qualifications quality assured.
  • Learner training manuals and support materials that are available

More information from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/construction-network-event-aberdeen-tickets-43472039039

City & Guilds Hospitality & Catering Network Meeting (Glasgow) @ City & Guilds, Glasgow
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

City & Guilds.

Amelia Bodle the new Technical Advisor for Hospitality & Catering will be facilitating a network meeting for all City & Guilds centres.

More information from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/city-guilds-hospitality-catering-network-meeting-glasgow-tickets-43553178730

Improving Internal Quality Assurers (IQA) practices – Glasgow @ City & Guilds, Glasgow
May 18 all-day

City & Guilds.

This 1 day workshop style sessions gives an opportunity to keep ahead of assessment developments following the latest guidelines from Regulators and City & Guilds while networking with your peers in the sector. The workshop includes topics such as:

* Improving learner performance through verbal and written feedback

* RPL, Recognition of Prior Learning from the assessor perspective

* Making the most of Professional Discussion

* The IQA role within the learner journey

* A risk management approach to sampling

* Effective standardisation activities

* Supporting assessors and improving performance

This is a great opportunity for experienced Assessors & IQA’s to network, share best practice and collect practical tips and guidance to take back to their centres

This event is aimed at those with some knowledge of IQA practice.

More information from: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/improving-internal-quality-assurers-iqa-practices-glasgow-tickets-43095521866?aff=es2