City & Guilds in Scotland

What we offer

We are a leading skills development organisation, providing services to employers, training, providers, colleges and trainees across a wide variety of sectors in Scotland. We are focused on meeting the needs of today’s workplace.

Our qualifications are valued by employers around the world, helping individuals to develop their talents and abilities for career progression. 

Where we cover 

The Scotland Office is based in Glasgow where our experienced team is committed to providing products, services and quality assurance to all of our partners and support Centres that run City & Guilds qualifications in all areas of Scotland – from the Borders to the Shetland Isles.

Locally based Business Managers and Quality Executives

Your dedicated Quality Team is your first point of contact for all your quality assurance requirements. They will agree your activity plan for the year and manage the process for approving qualifications and prospective centres. 

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Accreditation services

Independent recognition for your commitment to Training.

We evaluate your training programmes to see how they meet our quality criteria. We do not undertake a critique of the content of the training programme, but we will make sure that it caters to the needs of your learners and meets our quality standards. 

Find out more information about our accreditation service or contact us on email


The E-portfolio designed around you. 

City & Guilds Learning Assistant is a market leading e-portfolio system designed to enable your organisation to reach its full potential.

Learning Assistant transforms the vocational education management process, allowing you to maximise productivity, increase profitability and enhance the quality of the learning experience.

More information about Learning Assistant > 


Find out how City & Guilds are supporting the delivery of Quality Assurance, Support and Advice with a stimulating Calendar of Workshops & Events held within our Glasgow office.

For up to date information, please email:

Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF)

The SCQF is the National Lifelong Learning Framework for Scotland. For more information please visit the SCQF website

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Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA)

For information on regulated Scottish Qualifications, please visit the SQA website.

Contact us

For Scotland related enquiries, please contact:

City & Guilds Scotland 

4th Floor
144 West George Street
G2 2HG 

T: +44 (0)141 341 5700 
F: +44 (0)141 341 5725 


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