The SQA Academy provides support for all those who contribute to SQA assessment whether you are SQA staff, one of the appointees who; develop, mark and verify our qualifications or a teaching professional involved in the internal assessment of SQA qualifications.
Anyone can create an account and view the open courses so here is a quick guide on how to do that "How to create an Account".
Implementing the new National Qualifications - webinars from SQA
Guidance on how to access the webinars on Implementing the new National Qualifications is available from the support area. Click here to access the Implementing the new NQs webinar support area (you can login as a guest).
Team Leaders and Nominees - Find your forum and start posting
To access your Quality Assurance Team Discussion Forum simply click on the link below, use your enrolment key and start posting.
This course is Mandatory for all SQA line managers. Line managers will have received their enrolment key by email.
All other SQA staff members, please use the enrolment key - sqastaff
This course provides guidance on marking the external assessments for ESOL writing at Intermediate 2 and Higher. You will have the opportunity to look at marked scripts and their commentaries, and then try marking some anonymised scripts before checking with the marks actually awarded.
Select this link to access the course.
SQA Academy and College Development Network have created a unique suite of staff development opportunities using a blended learning approach.
Places need to be booked with the College Development Network. Select this link to visit the College Development Network website.
Now available: Care National 4 and 5
SQA, working in partnership with Scotland's Colleges, developed web-based materials to support learners and to help tutors for a number of high uptake National Certificates and National Progression Awards.
Please note the 'Handbook for NQ External Verifiers' has been updated. Please ensure you review the handbook and are familiar with the verification procedures.
http://www.sqaacademy.org.uk/mod/folder/view.php?id=6574 (Section 10 and 17)
Contact the SQA Academy team on 0345 213 6936/6973 or email us at email@example.com.