Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeships in Midlothian

Business Skills

This qualification includes:

  • National Progression Award (NPA) in Business Skills at SCQF Level 6
  • Contemporary Business Issues unit
  • Core units of an SVQ in Business and Administration at SCQF Level 6

Your learning includes the following topics:

  • Understanding business
  • Management of people and finance
  • PC Passport: Word processing and presenting information
  • PC Passport: Spreadsheet and database

Download information on Business Skills FA (PDF)

IT Software Development

This qualification includes:

  • National Progression Award (NPA) in Software Development at SCQF Level 6
  • Core units of a Diploma for IT and Telecommunications Professionals at SCQF Level 6
  • Work placement

Your learning includes the following topics:

  • Computing: applications development
  • Computing: authoring a website
  • Software design and development
  • Data modelling

Download information on IT Software Development FA (PDF)

Social Services (Children and Young People)

This qualification includes:

  • National Progression Award (NPA) in Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 6
  • Core units of an SVQ in Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 6
  • Work placement

Your learning includes the following topics:

  • Safeguarding children and young people
  • Play for children and young people
  • Communication with children and young people
  • Development of children and young people

Download information on Social Services (Children and Young People) FA (PDF)

Social Services and Healthcare

This qualification includes:

  • National Progression Award (NPA) in Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6
  • Core units of an SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6
  • Work placement

Your learning includes the following topics:

  • Social Service in Scotland
  • Safeguarding People
  • Communication in care relationships
  • Human development and social influences

Download information on Social Services and Healthcare FA (PDF)

How to apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship