Qualifications

Qualifications

Scottish Qualifications Authority

The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) is the main accreditation body for qualifications in Scotland.

SQA courses at South Lanarkshire College generally fall within the SCQF levels shown below.

National Certificate – SCQF levels 2 – 6
Access 2 / Access 3 / Intermediate 1 / 2 / Higher

SVQ Level 1 / 2 / 3 – SCQF levels 4 – 6/7
Scottish Vocational Qualification

HNC – SCQF level 7
Higher National Certificate

HND – SCQF level 8
Higher National Diploma

PDA Level 1 / 2 / 3 – SCQF levels 6-8
Professional Development Award

Further information on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) can be found on the SCQF website
http://www.scqf.org.uk/

Other Awarding Bodies

The College also offers qualifications through a range of other awarding bodies, including

BPEC

www.bpec.org.uk

City & Guilds

www.cityandguilds.com

ECDL

www.ecdl.com

Institute of Carpenters

www.instituteofcarpenters.com