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Further to recent announcements from the Scottish Government please find attached a statement from SQA Accreditation. Statement from SQA Accreditation.docx
The NOS GG have recently updated the 5-year plan which runs from 2016-2021 and this shows the work ongoing at present as well as the previous path of travel and progress.
210512 5 year plan v3.pdf
The following products have been awarded for development in 21/22 and inlcude NOS, Welsh Translations of NOS, Scottish Modern Apprenticeships and Scottish Qualification Products.
SF 2122 Products.pdf
NOS GG Q4 Stakeholder update- Welsh.docx
NOS GG Q4 Stakeholder update- English.docx
Edge PNOS Report.pdf
There are a series of Animations which have been refreshed and are available in a series of topics. They are a short way of demonstrating the concept of National Occupational Standards and in most cases the consequences of not working to industry developed and recognised standards.
NOS Animation Automotive.mp4
NOS Animation Cleaning.mp4
NOS Animation Construction.mp4
NOS Animation Hairdressing.mp4
NOS Animations Tree Felling.mp4
After review by the NOS Governance Group and the Standards & Frameworks Panel the Quality Criteria for NOS development has been updated, This has been worked on over a number of months and brings the NOS development processes, background and quality criteria together after consultation with the approval authorities of; CCEA(NI), DfE(NI),SQA Accreditation, SDS & the Welsh Government. This document replaces previous documents and should be implemented from this point forward. This has now been updated and current document below
NOS Quality Criteria Nov 2020.pdf
Guide to Developing NOS.pdf
NOS GG Update 2020-21 Q3.pdf
This Conflict Resolution Procedure reflects the NOS Governance Group’s commitment to resolving customer dissatisfaction, handing complaints and valuing customer feedback.NOS Governance Conflict Resolution Procedure.pdf
The Standards and Frameworks Panel works on behalf of the Devolved Administrations (DAs) in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. It ensures that National Occupational Standards (NOS), Apprenticeships and Qualification Products meet the requirements of relevant quality criteria and that employers and relevant stakeholders (where applicable) in each nation have been adequately consulted.Terms of Reference for the Standards and Frameworks Panel - Revised September 2020.pdf