Skills Development Scotland (SDS), Scotland’s national skills body, help to create a skilled workforce that’s ready to face the future. 

Apprenticeships play a key role in setting people up for success in their careers Apprenticeships are designed to tackle potential skills gaps, and support new or existing employees to develop. We work closely with Scotland’s industries to make sure apprenticeships meet their needs. 

SDS administers the funding for apprenticeships training, on behalf of the Scottish Government. 

Apprenticeships offer high quality work-based learning
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